Lake Placid Marathon and Half

Sun June 14, 2020 Lake Placid, NY US 12946 Directions

The Marathon and Half will start on Main Street in front of the Olympic Speedskating Oval at 8:00 a.m. on race day in a mass start format.

Athletes will proceed along charming Main Street past the Post Office and through the center of town for the first half mile. Everyone will then proceed clockwise around Mirror Lake on Mirror Lake Drive. Just past the tennis courts, all will turn left on Parkside Drive. At the end of Parkside Dr, athletes will turn right down the hill past the traffic light on to Sentinel Rd. The course proceeds out Route 73, turning left at the bottom of the Ski Jumps hill, going out and back (approx 3 miles for Half Marathon, 3.5 for Marathon) on River Road.  Please NOTEThe marathon and half marathon do NOT have the same River Rd turnaround spot as in the past.

Coming back on River Rd at the Ski Jumps, athletes will turn right and continue into town. The Half Marathon athletes will turn left just past Lisa G's at the intersection of Sentinel Rd and Mill Pond Dr to head up to the finish.

LAKE PLACID MARATHON™:. At the end of loop 1, Marathon athletes will turn around just past Lisa G's Restaurant(Sentinel Rd and Mill Pond Dr.) and head back out southbound on Sentinel Rd, turning left on to River Rd.  You will turn around at the same location on River Rd as you did on lap 1.  Returning to town go right on Rt 73, left after Lisa G's and up the hill to the finish.