The Anchored Marathon

“The Anchored Marathon” is a certified and sanctioned Boston Qualifying road marathon. The purpose of the event is to give Alaskan runners an opportunity to qualify for Boston 2021 in state.

Race date is 8/15/2020. Start time is 9:00am. Race distance is 26.2 miles.

The course starts and finishes at Goose Lake and consists of two out and backs. The first takes you out toward University Lake via the Chester Creek Trail where you will turn around at the roundabout near the southwest corner of the lake. The race continues back past Good Lake and down Chester Creek Trail then continues on the Coastal Trail heading toward Kincaid. The second turnaround is 400m past Milepost 8 on the Coastal Trail. From there you run back to the finish at Goose Lake.


AUGUST 15, 2020

Due to Covid-19, participants will have to select a Corral Start Time in order to practice safe social distancing. Waves of 20 participants will start every 3 minutes beginning at 9:00 AM

First Wave Start @ 9:00 AM