2023 Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend

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Celebrate the best of Atlanta with the Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K. Both the half and full marathons take you past some of Atlanta's most important monuments, stadiums, college campuses and neighborhoods. Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend has something for the entire family and will show participants from near and far why Atlanta is Running City USA. The 5K and youth events take place on Saturday, while the full and half marathons are held on Sunday.

Publix Atlanta Marathon is an Abbott World Marathon Major Wanda Age Group World Rankings Qualifying race.

The youth portion of Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend will show kids 14 and under what it means to be part of a big city marathon, offering a 5K, 3K, 100M Dash and 50M Dash. Children can run multiple distances and try out the Track & Field Zone. For more information, click here.

The Publix Atlanta 5K will also serve as the 2023 USATF Masters 5KM Championships. For information on how to compete in this division, click here.

For Atlanta Track Club's current policies concerning COVID-19, click here.

Atlanta Track Club events are held rain or shine. However, the threat of lightning or other severe weather in the vicinity of the event may result in a delay or cancellation. For full details on our event policies, including weather, refunds and cancellations, click here.

DATE & TIME
  • February 25 & 26, 2023
LOCATION
  • Centennial Olympic Park - 265 Park Ave W NW, Atlanta, GA 30313
DISTANCE
  • Marathon (ages 18 & older)
  • Half Marathon (ages 14 & older)
  • 5K (ages 8 & older)
EVENT SWAG
  • Marathon:
    - Long-sleeve adidas shirt
    - Medal
  • Half Marathon:
    - Long-sleeve adidas shirt
    - Medal
  • 5K:
    - Long-sleeve adidas shirt
    - Medal
COST
Marathon
  • $105 through 1/15/23
  • $125 through 2/10/23
  • $145 through 2/24/23
  • $155 at Expo
Half Marathon
  • $85 through 1/15/23
  • $105 through 2/10/23
  • $125 through 2/24/23
  • $135 at Expo
5K
  • $40 through 1/15/23
  • $45 through 2/24/23
  • $50 at Expo
REGISTRATION CUT-OFF DATE
  • February 24 at 11:59 p.m.

SATURDAY EVENT DAY SCHEDULE

6:30 a.m.

Will Call / Youth number pickup opens

7:30 a.m.

5K start

7:30 a.m.

Youth Track & Field Zone Opens

7:40 a.m.

5K start line closes

8:45 a.m.

3K start (ages 7 to 14)

8:55 a.m.

5K course closes

9:00 a.m.

Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend Expo Opens

9:15 a.m.

50M Dash start (ages 14 & under)

6:00 p.m.

Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend Expo Closes

SUNDAY EVENT DAY SCHEDULE

5:30 a.m.

Will Call Number Pickup Opens

7:10 a.m.

Will Call Number Pickup Closes

7:15 a.m.

Marathon/Half Marathon Start

7:35 a.m.

Marathon/Half Marathon Start Line Closes

11:05 a.m.

Half Marathon Course Closes

2:05 p.m.

Marathon Course Closes

NUMBER PICKUP & RACE DAY REGISTRATION

Number pickup for the Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K is only available at the Expo taking place at the Georgia Aquarium on Friday, February 24 and Saturday, February 25. Complete details on the Expo can be found below under Additional Information.

No race day registration is available, but individuals can register at the Publix Atlanta Marathon Weekend Expo on Friday and Saturday, February 24 and 25 at the Georgia Aquarium, Oceans Ballroom.

TIMING & RESULTS

Unofficial results available online the afternoon of the event. Results are made official approximately two weeks after the event, after all inquires have been processed.

Your timing device for this event is the Chronotrack single use B-tag. In order to receive an accurate time, please confirm your bib is...

  • Clearly visible on the front of the torso
  • Unaltered and unmodified (Do not fold or wrinkle)
  • Pinned in all four corners
  • Not covered (jackets, fuel belts, etc.)

Atlanta Track Club is a member organization of both the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) & USA Track & Field (USATF) and adheres to the guidelines and rules of competition in the events Atlanta Track Club conducts & provides.

World Athletics Label

The Publix Atlanta Half Marathon is a World Athletics Label event. The World Athletics Label is available to all officially sanctioned road races that have taken place for at least two consecutive years prior to 2022 with an international measurement certificate in place.

Through choosing to have a World Athletics Label, race organizers also show a tangible commitment to clean sport by funding a dedicated road racing out-of-competition testing program, managed by the Athletics Integrity Unit.

Course time limit

  • Marathon: 6 hours and 30 minutes (15 minute per mile)
  • Half Marathon: 3 hours and 30 minutes (16 minute per mile)
  • 5K: 1 hour and 15 minutes (25 minute per mile)
  • Mile: 25 minutes

For the safety and enjoyment of all participants, no pets, or wheeled conveyances* of any kind, including baby joggers/strollers, roller/inline skates, and bicycles, are permitted on the course. Headphones are strongly discouraged.

PNC Ultimate Peach 2023

Ultimate Peach Qualifiers are those that have completed, in-person, the 2022 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race, the 2022 PNC Atlanta 10 Miler and the 2022 Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon. To receive your benefits at the 2023 Publix Atlanta Marathon you must register and complete the in-person full marathon. Virtual finishes will no longer be accepted for Ultimate Peach. Ultimate Peach registrants will receive a unique bib and medal and hospitality benefits on race day. You can find the Ultimate Peach tent location on this map.

BECOME A MEMBER

Members of Atlanta Track Club get to participate in 7 free events throughout the year! They also receive discounts on all events and programs as well as guaranteed entry into the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race!

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