Fast, flat and absolutely beautiful!

Celebrating our 18th year, the Myrtle Beach Marathon has become more than a race, it is truly a weekend of festivities With a fast course that wraps its way along the awe-inspiring Atlantic Ocean, you’ll wind your way through the famous Million Dollar Mile! This is a perfect course for your friends and family to get involved.

More than a Marathon!

Cascading for 60 miles along the majestic Atlantic Ocean, the Grand Strand attracts over 14 million visitors per year and was voted “World’s Best Beach” by Yahoo! Travel.

A perfect destination for a girl’s retreat!

Everything you need to create an unforgettable Women’s Weekend is within reach.


Ripley’s Family Fun Run


  • Friday, February 13, 2015 for Ripley’s Family Fun Run
  • Start time, 5:30 PM

Start & Finish Locations

  • The Ripley’s Family Fun Run is a 1 mile run and will start and finish outside Ripley’s Aquarium at Broadway at the Beach.

Race Entry Requirements

  • All participants must complete and sign a registration form.
  • A parent or legal guardian must sign for participants under 18 years of age on race day.
  • All mail-in entries must be post-marked by January 31, 2015.
  • On-line registration closes at Midnight, EST, February 4, 2015.
  • Expo registration is strongly discouraged.

Payment Procedures

  • Mail completed entry form with Check or Credit Card (MC or Visa) payment to:
    Myrtle Beach Marathon
    PO Box 8780
    Myrtle Beach, SC 29578

Contact the Marathon for a mail-in entry form. Phone or FAXed entry forms cannot be accepted.

Refund Policy

  • Once your registration has been accepted, all fees are non-refundable. This includes all circumstances including the event not being held.

Race Packet Pickup

  • Packets can be picked up at the Runner’s Expo on Thursday 2/12/15
  • Packets may be picked up at the Expo on race day, 2/13/15, until about 3:00 PM and at the Start line from 4:30 PM until shortly before race start..
  • Race packets for Ripley’s Fun Run cannot be mailed.

Race Timing

  • Individual finishing times will not be recorded. However, a time clock will be visible at the finish line.

Supported Charities

  • Ripley’s Family Fun Run supports Horry County Schools.
  • A Traveling Trophy each year goes to the school that has the largest number of participants.
  • Seaside Elementary in Garden City has won the trophy each year.