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Towne Banks Outer Banks Marathon & Half Marathon

November 11-13, 2022

The OBX Towne Bank Marathon is the oldest continuously running road race in the Outer Banks! The marathon course is fast and flat, which makes it the perfect place for your first marathon or even your own personal record! Participants will enjoy the gorgeous natural scenery along the course as it twists and turns across the islands of the Outer Banks. Spectators line up to cheer on all the athletes and as you cross the finish line, the party is right there waiting for you! The post-race celebration will feature live music and entertainment, as well as excellent southern barbecue (free for all runners!) and an awesome beer garden for all those 21+.

There will also be plenty of family-friendly, exciting activities to celebrate a race well run. OBXSE will be hosting a two-day sports and fitness expo where packet pick up will happen before the race. Participants will be given a race t-shirt along with our 2022 finisher items.

The Outer Banks Marathon Weekend features many different options for events to race in. Not only is there the Towne Bank Marathon, but also the Half Marathon, Southern 6K and Surf Pediatrics Surf & Soar 5K, 8K and Fun Run. 

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Become a sponsor! Email Debbie at debbie@obxse.org or call (252) 599-6997.


SAVE the DATE for 2023! 

  • November 10-12, 2023