2023 Equinox Marathon: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the Equinox Marathon – including how to choose the best training plan to get race-ready and set a new personal best.

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About the event

The Equinox Marathon is an annual running event held around the time of the autumnal equinox, celebrating the changing of the seasons. Known for its challenging course that features a mix of terrains, including steep hills and beautiful scenic views, it attracts a broad range of runners from beginners to seasoned marathoners. The event is often cited for its community spirit, with local volunteers and spectators providing support along the course. Set in an idyllic natural backdrop, the Equinox Marathon has become a staple in the running community for those seeking a unique and rewarding experience.

Date: 

Sat
Sep 16
2023

Location: 

Fairbanks, United States

Distance

42.2km

Elevation profile: 

Hilly

Website: 

Link

Elevation gain: 

1001

Number of participants: 

How to train for Equinox Marathon: Equinox Marathon training plans for every runner

To train for Equinox Marathon, you’ll need a personalized training plan and to build up your weekly mileage progressively.

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Having a plan will also help with accountability, meaning that you can focus purely on improving your running game.

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Equinox Marathon FAQ: All you need to know about the Equinox Marathon

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