37th Shiprock Marathon


3/17: The 2020 Shiprock Marathon is officially cancelled. People who have already registered have four options at this time.  In order to use one of these options, please go here:  https://runsignup.com/Race/NM/Shiprock/ShiprockMarathon

Click on one of the options and then click Continue to proceed.

In coordination with the Shiprock, Red Valley, Ghadii’ahi Beclabito and Cove chapters, NavajoYES and our entire Shiprock Marathon race team is excited to present our new course!  The 2020 Shiprock Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay will join the 10K and 5K as courses that are primarily on dirt roads and trails.  You will experience Tse’ bit’a’i like never before, running a clockwise loop around the Pinnacle!  The official course map will be out soon and registration will open on November 1.  See you on the trail!

MEANWHILE….

The Shiprock Marathon is going VIRTUAL!
It is under way NOW!

The Virtual Marathon works like this:

The 5K (April 6-12) is done.

The Half Marathon (April 13-19) is done.

The week of April 20 is a 10K run.  The 10K is done.  Report your 10K running time here:  https://forms.gle/Yz43aTeCJdeSg2Tt5

And  the week of April 27 is a MARATHON.  The Marathon is done.  Report link for the Marathon run is here:  https://forms.gle/C4c2GYUc3SjMwifg7

If you do all four, you will earn free entry to either the Asaayi Mountain Run, 12 Hours of Asaayi, Code Talker 29K event or one of our summer bike races. We will have a 2020 SRM poster available at our races the rest of the year. 
 

We will also have t-shirts available at Shiprock Marathon Marathon 2020.  Order directly from Advertising Ideas, who will take your order, mail the shirt to you and make a donation to virus relief in our area.

You can hit us up here or at chuskaman@yahoo.com if you have any questions, and let’s spread the word!!  More info on Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/chuskaman

 
HALF MARATHON FORM (race window is April 13-April 19)
 
 
10K FORM (race window is from April 20-26)
https://forms.gle/Yz43aTeCJdeSg2Tt5 
 
 
MARATHON FORM (race window is from April 27-May 03)
     
You can find the RESULTS for the events http://rmtiming.co/results/
If you do all four, you will earn free entry to either the Asaayi Mountain Run, 12 Hours of Asaayi, Code Talker 29K event or one of our summer bike races. We will have a 2020 SRM poster available at our races the rest of the year. 
 
We will also have t-shirts available at Shiprock Marathon Marathon 2020.  You will order directly from Advertising Ideas, who will take your order, mail the shirt to you and make a donation to virus relief in our area.

 

 

 

 

 
 

Shiprock Virtual Marathon 2020 Merchandise

Online ordering for Shiprock Marathon Marathon 2020 ends on Sunday May 3rd, 2020 (11:59pm MDT)

 
Running or walking outside is good medicine, so let’s keep on moving! If you have questions or need more info, reach us at chuskaman@yahoo.com or jdcjr50@yahoo.com.
   
Stay well!
 

-Virtual Marathon Results-

5K Results

Half Marathon Results

10K Results

Marathon Results

 
 
 
 
 
 
Shiprock, New Mexico has been the home of the premier running event in the Four Corners region since 1984. Runners pass near Tsé Bit’a’í, Shiprock Pinnacle, on their way to the Navajo Nation’s largest town, Shiprock, where the event ends at Dine’ College.  Now exceeding over 2000 runners, race weekend includes the Marathon, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay, Kids Marathon, 10K trail race and 5K.  

Half Marathon Course

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, May 1 Events:

  • Health & Fitness Expo – Noon-5:00 pm
  • Packet Pickup – Noon-8:00 pm
  • Pasta Dinner – 4:00-7:00 pm
  • Kid’s Marathon – 5:00 pm
  • 5K/10K Runs – 6:00 pm

Saturday, May 2 Events:

  • Marathon – 7:00 am
  • Half Marathon – 8:00 am
  • Marathon Relay – 9:00 am

 

 

SPECIAL RELAY TEAM INSTRUCTIONS FOR CAPTAINS AND TEAMMATES: 

When your teammates begin to register, they will provide their info, and then they should see a choice to join an existing team.  There is a drop-down menu that lists all the teams in alphabetical order.  Choose your team and then proceed.  There is no charge to anyone joining an existing team.

Marathon Course

 

 

 

 

2020 Entry Fee Schedule

Dates Marathon Half Marathon Marathon Relay 5K/10K
October 31 – November 21 $85 $65 $150 $20
November 29 – December 3 $70 $50 $140 $20
December 4 – December 31 $85 $65 $150 $20
January 1 – March 31 $90 $70 $160 $20
April 1 – May 1 $95 $75 $170 $20
May 2 $105 $85 $180 $20

 


Travel Info

Hotels

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott

$93/night special rate
Free breakfast Saturday morning at 4:30
A late checkout time of 1:00 p.m. is available upon request
To reserve, call the hotel at +1-505-324-0777, or reserve online

Farmington Best Western PLUS

$85/night special rate
Early Continental breakfast at 4:30 am
Late check out at noon on Saturday available upon request
To reserve, call the hotel at +1-505-564-8100, or email staybwfarmington@yahoo.com

Mention the Shiprock Marathon for discounts.

Airports

  • 215 miles: Albuquerque International Sunport – Albuquerque, NM (ABQ / KABQ)
  • 29 miles: Four Corners Regional Airport – Farmington, NM (FMN / KFMN)
  • 40 miles: Cortez Municipal Airport – Cortez, CO (CEZ / KCEZ)
  • 84 miles: Durango-La Plata County Airport – Durango, CO (DRO / KDRO)

Shiprock Area Tourist Links

 
 

 


FAQs














Any other questions? Contribute to this FAQ by sending your questions to info@shiprockmarathon.com.
 

W – 2016 Tennille Taylor 3:12:45

 

Half Marathon

M – 2004 Terry Bia 1:10:59

W – 2016 Alvina Begay 1:21:18
 

Marathon Relay

2011 FLC Beavers 2:35:11


Photos

2019 Photos