2020 - North Olympic Discovery Marathon

June 7th, 2020 Port Angeles, WA US 98362 Directions
Detailed Race Information
Important
  • Registration fee is inclusive of event shirt, medal, timing packet, transportation (to or from most starts), finish line food, course support and energy packets at water stations
  • Prices subject to change.
  • Online service fee will be applied at checkout.
  • Race packet pick-up is Saturday, June 6th, Noon – 6pm at Red Lion Hotel (see Event Details page). Packets must be picked up in person.

NODM Youth Program
  • Participants 18 & Under will receive a $20 discount on the marathon / half-marathon. Discount is automatic based on date of birth.
  • Participants 15 & Under will receive a $10 discount on the 5K/10K. Discount is automatic based on date of birth.
  • Individuals registering using the discount codes will be asked to present valid ID to verify their age. Failure to do so may result in race disqualification.
  • Late registration will be available at packet pick-up on Saturday
Marathon Relay
  • *Discounts are available for Junior Teams (18 & under) and Teacher / Staff Teams. Contact Race Director (nodm@nodm.com) for discount codes and registration instructions.
OMC Employee Program
  • Discounts are available for Olympic Medical Center employees. Contact Race Director (nodm@nodm.com) for discount code and registration instructions.
Changes
  • Registered participants can change event online at Runsignup. Be Prepared to enter your confirmation code (located in your email confirmation) and birthday for access. The fee to UPGRADE will be the difference between the amount paid for the original entry and the current price of the new event choice. There will be no refunds for downgrading. Changes made after May 1st will not be guaranteed your shirt for the new event choice (you may receive a shirt from your previously selected event)
Shirts
  • All participants will receive a high-quality race shirt with their entry.
  • If you register after March 1st, your shirt size is not guaranteed.
  • Marathon/Relay and Half Marathon participants will choose a gender specific shirt size (XS – XXL).
  • 5K/10K participants will choose a unisex size (XS – XXXL).
  • Participants will receive the shirt size that they registered for (no exceptions).
  • There will be a facilitated shirt exchange (providing there are extra shirts) meeting area in the finish corral. No shirt exchanges will be made prior to the posted times. We want you to be happy with your shirt size, but please do not ask for a special exception to exchange your shirt early.
Late Packet Pick-Up
  • Participants are strongly encouraged to pick up their packets on Saturday.  Getting your packet on Saturday will take away unnecessary stress on race day. Packets can be picked up by friends or family members if you can’t make it.
  • Race bibs and timing chips not picked up Saturday will be taken to the respective starts on Sunday morning.
  • Late packet pick-up shirts will be available at the finish line.
Packet Pick Up and Race Expo
  • All participants will need to pick-up their assigned packet which includes their race bib and timing chip, gear bag (if needed), race shirt and goodies.
  • The NODM Race Expo takes place at the same time and offers participants the opportunity to purchase last minute gels, cool running garb, gather visitor information, and more.
Mile Markers
  • Miles are marked on the trail at every mile. 
Course Time Limits / Pacers
  • The course will close at 1:30pm (6 hours for marathon start, 7.5 hours for marathon walk start). But we are always there for the last finisher!
  • Pacers – Super Pacers
  • Super Pacers provides Half Marathon and Marathon pacers for events across the United States and abroad. Their pacers are professional, but have FUN while helping other runners reach their goals. Whether it is a Boston Qualifying Time you are looking for, a P.R., or just someone to run with, thry are there to help!
  • Marathon pacers: 3:30,  3:45, 4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45 and 5:00
  • Half Marathon pacers: 1:50, 2:00, 2:10, 2:15, 2:20, 2:30
Water Stations
  • Enthusiastically staffed aid/water stations (each with fun and original themes) will be provided approximately every 2 miles along the marathon and half marathon course.
  • Available at all water stations:
    • Water
    • Gatorade (half strength)
    • 1st Aid
  • Select Water Stations will also offer:
    • Hammer Gel
    • Fruit
  • Port a Potties are located at each race start and throughout the course. Please respect private property.
Showers
  • Don’t want to drive back to Seattle stinky? Just bring a towel and toiletries… our local YMCA is open from 1 – 5pm for our participants to take a rinse or sauna. Located on Francis and 4th St.
Free Professional Photos
  • We have a professional photographer at the finish line and throughout the course. The photos are available for download the day of the event on our Photo Page.