FAQ

Be sure to read the entire Race Details page in addition to this FAQ to make sure you have all the necessary info about the Milwaukee Marathon! We’ll be updating this website regularly with new information, so be sure to stay up to date by joining our email list.

Yes, this course will be USATF-certified and a Boston Marathon qualifier.
The Marathon course limit is six and a half hours. The Half Marathon time limit is 3 hours 15 minutes.
No, we do not allow dogs or strollers on the course for the safety of our runners.
Marathon participants must be 16 years old on race day. Half marathon runners must be 14.
Milwaukee’s temperature on April 6th ranges between a high of 50 degrees and a low of 34 degrees.
We wouldn’t be able to make this happen without the support of our wonderful volunteers! Volunteer information is coming soon. Once those details are finalized, there will be a page linked above dedicated to all volunteer details.
Unfortunately, we do not give refunds. However, tickets can be transferred to another runner before online registration closes. More info about that process will be added soon.
Yes, this is allowed! Simply log in to your RunSignUp account to change your distance. If you go up in distance, you will be required to pay the difference in price. Refunds will not be granted for transfers to shorter distances.
Walkers are welcome in all events, but they will need to abide by course closure times.
Age group prizes will be given to the top three finishers in the following categories for men and women: 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+.

We’ll make an announcement on what the prizes will be as soon as the details are finalized.

The race info packet will be emailed to all participants in the week leading up to the event!
Yes! We’ll have reserved space in the Marathon start corral for participants in wheelchairs as well as elite participants who expect to finish in under 3:10:00. You’ll be able to reserve a spot in either corral free of charge when you register for the marathon.

Still Have Questions?

The answers to 99.9% of the questions we get asked every day are already on this awesome website, which means you’ll find an answer much quicker here than by emailing us and waiting a few days for a response! Of course, if you’ve read every word on this site and still can’t find the answer, shoot us an email and we’ll respond as soon as we can!

Race Questions: info@runmilwaukeemarathon.com