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Boston Marathon Qualifier


$99 7:30AM EDT - 1:30PM EDT Price increases after April 3, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Half Marathon

$79 8:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT Price increases after April 3, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT


$34 8:15AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT Price increases after April 3, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT

Kids Run presented by Girls on the Run RI

$10 8:20AM EDT - 8:45AM EDT Registration ends May 2, 2020 at 6:00pm EDT
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The 13th running of The Providence Marathon will be held on Sunday, May 3, 2020. This exciting race day in DownCity Providence will host a marathon, half marathon, 5k and kids fun run. 

The Marathon will start at 7:30 a.m. Sunday in Downtown Providence, Rhode Island. The Half Marathon will start at 8:00 a.m. from the same location.  The 5k will follow at 8:15 am and the kids race with take off at 8:20 - all from the same great downtown running festival. 

The marathon course is USATF certified and is a Boston Marathon Qualifier.

Please Note: The Providence Marathon will be happening rain or shine. Because of the logistics of planning for a race of this size, we cannot offer refunds for any reason. In the event that weather is severe enough to create an unsafe environment for participants, organizers will cancel the event with no refunds issued.  

For more information visit our event website,

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Exchange Terrace
Providence, RI US 02903
Race Contact Info

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Free Live Tracking and Progress Alerts on Race Day!
(Race organizers are providing this as an included service.)

Make sure you download the RaceJoy mobile app for live phone tracking at the Providence Marathon Presented By The Providence Journal.

Carry your phone and use RaceJoy to add to your race experience with these key features:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive GPS-based progress alerts at mile points on the course for current pace and estimated finish time.
  • Post to your Facebook and Twitter walls.
  • Have friends and family track your performance.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Supporting spectators can track your blue dot moving along the course from home or at the race site.
  • NearMe proximity alerts notify spectators when you are drawing near.
  • Find each other using RaceJoy’s MeetUp tool.


  • Receive fun, motivational audio cheers from your supporting fans.
  • Start sending cheers to others doing the race at any time.

The Providence Marathon Presented By The Providence Journal is sponsoring RaceJoy to provide participants and spectators these features for free (normally a 99 cents upgrade fee for both the participant and spectator).

- Participant must carry phone
- No official race timing information is provided for this race in RaceJoy
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