Dick's Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon - Pittsburgh Festivals & Events
Dick's Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon
Promotes the love of long distance running and enhances community involvement in fitness activities through high quality events open to a wide variety of ages and ability levels. The DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon provides a 26.2 mile tour of Pittsburgh the best way we know how . . . on foot! With 24 miles of riverfront trails, beautiful parks, historic attractions and home to 90 neighborhoods, the ‘Burgh is a great place to run!
Take a tour of Pittsburgh across three rivers and bridges each with their own distinct architecture and incredible views of the city. Pass the homes of the legendary Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers and through 14 different and unique neighborhoods featuring festivals, bands, and cheerathoners that will keep you motivated and smiling all the way to the finish line!
USA Track & Field certified course
Fluid and medical aid stations are positioned along the course
Water and Gatorade will be offered at every fluid station
Power gels will be available at locations along the course
Salty snacks such as potato chips or pretzels will be available at locations along the course
Turn by turn directions for the course can be found here.
The Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon is hosted by a nonprofit organization, Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon Inc., and all events are funded through the generosity of sponsors and runners. Recognized as one of the nation’s fastest growing marathons, the race debuted in May of 2009 with a sold-out field of over 10,000 participants in the marathon, half marathon and marathon relay.