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Holiday Inn Express is on (a cul-de-sac away) the race course.

Boston Bound Marathon

Early Packet Pickup on Saturday, Sept. 1 at the Host Hotel - Holiday Inn Express - from 4 - 7 pm.

Sunday, September 2, 2018

Race Starts:   6:30 AM

Location: Johns Creek, GA

​3835 Johns Creek Pkwy,
Johns Creek, GA, United States

Have you been dreaming of running Boston?
Need to shave a few minutes off your time to get in?
Looking for the perfect course to set a PR?

This is the event for you!
Regardless if you want to run the Boston or not, this is the event!

Entry Fees & Registration

Event Cap is a total of 150 participants.  

Early Bird Registration through July 2


Regular Registration 7/3-8/2


Late Registration 8/3-9-1


Race Day Registration (available if event cap has not been met)


Virtual Race

You can't qualify for Boston by doing a Virtual Race, but you can get some awesome swag.  We've got some great stuff that we'll be getting all the runners, and you'll be able to get in on the fun, even if you can't make it out to the race.

You'll submit your time by end of day on September 3rd, and we'll post your results compaired to everyone else running the Virtual Race.  Shirts and medals are all mailed 1st thing after the weekend.


The primary goal of this event is for everyone to GO FAST, but we'll have some great awards for everyone

Each race will have awards in the following catagories:

Top 3 Overall M/F
Top 3 Master M/F
Overall Grand Master (50+)
Overall Sr. Grand Master (60+)
Age Groups (M/F)

Boston Qualifying

The Marathon course is USATF certified, so it's a Boston Qualifier.  The number is:  GA17053WC

You will also be able to use your times for Peachtree Qualificatoin, or any pretty much any other race that requires a qualifing time.

Here's a link to the Boston Standards

Here's a link to the Peachtree Qualifying Standards

Course & Timing Details


1 mile FLAT & FAST loop
The Full is USATF the Full with be a Boston Qualifier


Chip timed Start & Finish
Chip timed split every mile
Mile splits are displayed on monitors as you pass by the mile point...helping you keep on pace

Elite Aid Stations

 2 stations along course (every 1/2 mile)

1 station with cups of water
1 station with your personally selected aid (drinks & gel)...must register by 8/27

Bananas & oranges and/or your personal special needs bag


 We realize the it might get a little repetitive running a 1 mile we'll have music & entertainment along the course to keep you going and entertained

Course Cut Off

 Because of the nature of the event, the course will close at 10:30 am (4 hour race time)

Five Star Turkey Trot

All participants will earn FREE entry into one of the Five Star Turkey Trots.  See event website for additional details

Refunds, Transfers, & Deferments

Because of the small field limit and the customization for each participant, all registrations are final and there are no refunds, transfers, or deferments.

Event Schedule

August 26 11:59 PM EDT - Last Day to Guarantee shirt & Size and aid station choices.

September 1  4:00 - 7:00 pm Early Packet Pickup at Host Hotel

September 2:

  • 5:30 AM - Race Day Check in Opens
  • 6:30 AM - Races Start
  • 10:30 AM - Course Closes

Host Hotel

For overnight hotel accommodations click the Booking link or call the hotel directly, 678-638-9800,  and refer to the Boston Bound Marathon for your reservation

Volunteer for this race

earn a FREE Five Star race!