THE MARATHON

USATF #19001LB (6 1/2 hour time limit)

JACK & JILL’S DOWNHILL MARATHON showcases Idaho’s beauty and is point-to-point. Fly down this fast course with a net drop of over 4000’ and a USATF Certified course making it a FAST Boston Qualifier.

the half marathon

USATF #19002LB (6 1/2 hour time limit)

JACK & JILL’S DOWNHILL HALF MARATHON offers a beautiful and fast course as well. Not ready for 26.2? This half course starts out fast and finishes flat. Enjoy this fun and fast course that showcases Boise’s beauty.


EXPO: Saturday, September 14: 11am - 7pm (see EXPO tab for details)

RACE DAY: Sunday, September 15, 2019

  • 6:30am - Marathon Start: Bogus Basin: 1750 N. Bogus Basin Rd., Horseshoe, ID 83629

  • 6:30am - Half Marathon Start: 11209 N. Bogus Basin Rd., Garden City, ID 83702

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BUS PICK UP

Parking and Bus pick up: 1125 W. River St., Boise, ID 83702

Buses pick up: MARATHON bus times: 415am - 445am

HALF MARATHON bus times: 5:00am - 520am.


DRIVING TO THE START OF EITHER THE HALF MARATHON OR FULL MARATHON IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED. THERE ARE NO DROP OFFS OR PARKING PERMITTED AT EITHER THE HALF OR FULL MARATHON START. ALL RUNNERS MUST TAKE THE BUSES PROVIDED.

PACE team

"Beast Pacing" will provide pacers for the full marathon.  In addition,  we will provide pace bands to wear around your wrist.  Pacers and Pace bands will range in 2:50 - 4:30 marathon times.  Pace bands will be provided at the expo.

BAG DROP

Bag drop will be available before the race.  You can use the race bag provided or any personal bag provided your bag cinches closed and tight.  You must use the provided tear-off tag on your bib and attach it to your bag.  Please do not use gear check for valuables such as your cell phone, or jewelry, as we cannot be responsible for any lost, stolen, or damaged items.

MEDICAL & TOILETS ON COURSE

Medical and EMT's will be positioned at miles 9 (marathon) and 21(marathon)/8(half marathon) and at the finish.  Additional medical will be patrolling along the course in case of medical emergencies. 

Portable Toilets along the course are positioned at or near most water station including the start for both the full and half marathon and the finish.

LIVE ATHLETE TRACKING

Your friends and loved ones can track you on the course.  You will get live text updates for the MARATHON:  Start line, 7 mile, 13.1 mile, 21 mile and Finish:

HALF MARATHON tracking is Start, 8 mile and Finish:

Every participant will receive

  1. Bus transportation to the start from Boise

  2. Race bib, timing chip, and pace band

  3. Custom water-wicking race shirt

  4. Custom race bag with swag

  5. Race Medal (after you cross the finish)

  6. ONE FREE BEER (21 & over, of course) from Payette Brewing


FINISH LINE FESTIVITIES

PAYETTE BREWING…

When it comes to making uncompromising, awesome beer, we go against the grain. We are passionate, rebellious, beer pioneers. We stick to our guns and venture down the road less traveled to make the best beer in the west. This isn't just our livelihood, it's our life and we've tapped into something good.

- PAYETTE BREWING

Overall Winners:

  • Top 3 Half Marathon Winners Male/Female: Announced @ 8:30am

  • Top 3 Marathon Winners Male/Female: Announced @ 10am

Age Category Awards:

There are no announcement for Age Category winners. You must pick up all awards after the race on race day ONLY. Award medals will not be mailed out after the event. All awards can be claimed at the Awards tent after results are posted on race day.

  • 24 & under

  • 25-29

  • 30-34

  • 35-39

  • 40-44

  • 45-49

  • 50-54

  • 55-59

  • 60-64

  • 65-69

  • 70 & over