Bremerton Marathon

Race Information

After 8 years away, the Bremerton Marathon will be returning for its 3rd annual race on Saturday May 11th, 2024. We are excited to bring to you again the Bremerton Marathon!

Marathon and Half-Marathon

The race features a marathon and half-marathon. The 1/2 marathon will be roughly the 2nd half of the marathon course.

Marathon will begin at 7:00 a.m. at Evergreen Park (1500 Park Ave) in Bremerton. There will be a 7 hour limit on the marathon.

1/2 Marathon will begin at 9:00 a.m. Start at Newberry Hill Heritage Park Parking (near Newberry Hill Rd and Klahowya Secondary Schools). in Silverdale . There will be a 5 hour limit on the 1/2 marathon.

Both the Marathon and Half-Marathon end at Evergreen Rotary Park in Bremerton, WA.

Course Details

Exact course details for May 11th, 2024 still being finalized.

The Bremerton Marathon runs from Evergreen Park, through Manette, Illahee, Brownsville, Silverdale, Chico, and then back to Evergreen Park, making a complete loop around Dyes Inlet. The half marathon starts on Newberry Hill and joins the marathon in at Chico through Bremerton and over the Warren Ave bridge and also finishes at Evergreen park. The race features the Manette and Warren Ave Bridges, beautiful waterfront, lush forests, quaint neighbors, and on a clear day glimpses of Mt. Rainer and the Olympics. It's Pacific Northwest running at it's best.

The Bremerton Marathon is a challenging race. Be prepared for rolling to intense hills throughout much of the course. The Bremerton Marathon is a great challenge for both the daring new, and the seasoned runner. It is run mostly on open roads. Please run with caution on the roads and follow pedestrian laws! Aid stations will be available every 2-4 miles.

Race Check-in

Friday: Please join us May 10th at Sierra Trading Post (The Trails at Silverdale) from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. to grab your race packets, bibs, and t-shirts (for those who ordered them). This will save you time Saturday morning and make race morning run a lot smoother for everyone. Also take a few minutes to check out all Sierra has to offer. They have a great collection of running and outdoor gear for a great price.

Saturday: For those of you not able to make it Friday, we'll have a brief race check-in Saturday at the starting line. That will be at Evergreen Park for the Marathon (6:15 a.m. - 6:45 a.m.) and at Newberry Hill Heritage Park parking lot (8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.) for the Half-Marathon.