2- & 4-Person Relays


Due to the high temperatures and humidity forecast, the two-person and four-person relays will take place over the half marathon course, along with the half, starting at 9:10 am. Runners will be bused over from Schroon Lake starting at 7:45 am. The route will follow the usual half marathon course back into Schroon Lake Village.

Race Details
Date: Sunday, September 24, 2017
Start: 9:10 a.m. in Adirondack. One minute before the race, all runners will be led to the starting line.

Complimentary buses will depart from the Word of Life Inn entrance–just south of the marathon start–from 7:45 a.m. to take runners to the start.

Relay runners should give their gear bag to their teammate at the transition.

Expo and Packet Pickup:
Sat., Sept. 23, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Schroon Lake Central School (1125 US Route 9)
Sun., Sept. 24, 6:45-8:15 a.m. at the Schroon Lake Central School
You must personally come to the expo or packet pickup and show a photo ID to receive your bib and timing chip. No exceptions will be made. By order of NYS DOT.
[Expo hours, location, and schedule]

On-Course Amenities:
Water and Powerade sports drink will be available at 15 stations on the course–roughly every two miles until 20, then every mile from 20-25.
The finish area has water, Powerade, fruits, vegetables, and other goodies, as well as a tent for post-race massage.

Village Map and Parking:
Click here to download a PDF map of the village, including race day parking.
Click here to read about race-day road closures.

Official race photography will be provided by Pat Hendrick Photography, who specializes in athletic event photos in Upstate New York, Vermont, and beyond. Prints and digital files will be available for purchase after the race at pathendrickphotography.com.


  • You must be in good health and physically prepared to take on the challenges of your race.
  • You must show a photo ID to pick up your bib and chip.
  • A parent’s signature is required for all participants under 18 years old.
  • Bib required to participate and must be visible at all times.
  • Bib required to board bus to half marathon start & relay exchanges
  • Coaches, dogs, in-line skates, skateboards, bikes, baby-joggers and BANDITS will not be allowed on the course.
  • For safety reasons, we strongly recommend against the use of iPods, MP3 players or headphones of any type.
  • All runners must stay to right of the center line when on Route 9 (last 8 miles of the race).
  • Time to complete this race will be 6.5 hours. After 2:30 p.m. there will be no services on the course and roads will re-open at their regularly scheduled times.
  • All runners must run over all timing mats on course. Timing mats will be located at the start, miles 4.4, 13.1, 18.2, 25, and the finish line.