Runners in the Mesa Marathon

2024 Annual Mesa Marathon

Mesa is gearing up for the return of its annual running event, the Mesa Marathon, scheduled for Saturday, February 10, 2024. This race is Arizona's top marathon, offering runners an unparalleled experience.

The Mesa Marathon is celebrated for providing the amenities of a major marathon with the personal touch of a local race. What sets the Mesa Marathon apart is its scenic downhill courses, providing runners with a stunning backdrop and a prime opportunity to set personal records or qualify for the Boston Marathon. The race caters to all levels and preferences, offering a full marathon, half marathon, and a 10K, along with a free Amazon Kids 1K, ensuring something for every runner.

Ranked as the #1 Best Marathon in Arizona for 2023, the Mesa Marathon is renowned for its beautiful sunrise start near Usery Park mountains, making it an ideal race for both seasoned marathoners and first-timers. It's also a popular choice for runners seeking a winter run, drawing participants from near and far.

For those looking to be a part of this exceptional running experience in Mesa, detailed information and registration options for the 10k, half-marathon, or full-marathon are available at