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Registration and Packet-Pick-Up Related Questions:

Question: Where can I register?
Answer: Click on the "Registration" button in the navigation bar above for ways and locations where you can register.

Question: When are the deadlines?
Answer: Click on the "Registration" button in the navigation bar above for deadline information.

Question: Is there a day of race registration?
Answer: No.

Question: Is there a day of race packet pick-up?
Answer: No. Sorry, there is no day of race packet pick-up. Click on the "Registration Information" button or the Expo/Packet Pick-Up button in the navigation bar above for more information.

Question: When is packet pick-up and where?
Answer: Click on the "Schedule" button in the navigation bar above for more information.

Course Information:

Question: Is the course flat or hilly?
Answer: The course is flat and fast. For more information, click on the "Course Information" in the navigation bar above.

Question: How long do the courses stay open?
Answer: All race courses are open until 2:00 pm. At that point, participants can be picked up, or they may finish on the sidewalks, at their own discretion. The Finish Line will stay up until the last runner/walker crosses.

Question: Do you allow strollers?
Answer: No. For your and other participants’ safety, strollers are not allowed.

Question: Do you allow headphones?
Answer: YES, they are allowed.

Registration Changes and Refunds:

Question: Can I change events once I have registered?
Answer: Yes, but you will need to do this during Early Packet Pick Up (October 16-19), or on Saturday, October 20 at the Health Expo. There is a $15 transfer fee and the higher of the two entry fees will apply. There will be no refunds if you are changing to an event with a lower registration fee.

Question: Can I get a refund?
Answer: Sorry, we do not provide refunds.

Question: Can I transfer the registration into someone else’s name?
Answer: Sorry, we do not allow for you to transfer the registration into someone else’s name.

Participant Accommodations:

Question: Is there a clothing drop booth on race day?
Answer: Yes, it will be located on Civic Plaza.

Question: Are there portable toilets on the course and where?
Answer: Yes. Please click on the "Course Info" button for more information.

Question: What refreshment will be provided?
Answer: On the course, there will be water and sports drink. At the end of the race there will be fruit and bagels.

Question: Is there an official hotel for the event that offers discounts to participants?
Answer: DoubleTree Hotel is the official hotel for the Duke City Marathon. You can book rooms by calling 1-505-247-3344 or online by going to

Question: Where can I park?
Answer: There are a number of parking opportunities including: Civic Plaza – Access off of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Exit from I-25 cross 3rd street and it is on your immediate left (fee paid). Convention Center Parking - Access off of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Exit from I-25, parking is just west of Broadway on the left hand side (fee paid).

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Duke City Marathon
P.O. Box 6689
Albuquerque, NM 87197

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