Welcome to the official website of the
Mayo Midnight Marathon!
The results are in, thanks to everyone who participated in last years event.
- Event Update -
Thank you for your interest in the marathon, unfortunately there is no planned event for 2016. The race organizers and volunteers have decided to take a years hiatus. Please check back next fall for any updates. You can direct your comments/questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Click here for information about Mayo, places to stay and things to do while you're here.
Mayo Midnight Marathon in the news and on the web: Night Runners, article in Whitehorse Star.
8:00 PM - Marathon
8:30 PM - Half-Marathon Walk
9:30 PM - Half-Marathon Run
10:00 PM - 5K Walk/Run
10:30 PM - 10K Walk
11:00 PM - 10K Run
Frequently Asked Questions
|How do I get to Mayo?|
|From Whitehorse you can drive 410 kilometers North to Mayo (check out the map below). There are several car rental agencies available in Whitehorse.|
|What can I expect for race day temperature?|
|The average temperature is 20 degrees Celcius in the early evening and usually drops 8 to 10 degrees closer to midnight.|
|Is there a late registraion fee?|
|There are no late registration fees; however we encourage participants to register and pay online. When you register online, you are required to complete the process by paying through PayPal. The other option is to register in person, on race day, between 10:00AM and 5:00PM.|
|What do I get with my registration fee?|
|The $50 (or $35 for participants under 15 yrs) includes event registration, offical time keeping, a t-shirt, a stainless steel water bottle and breakfast on Sunday.|
|Can my family join me at the breakfast?|
|Sorry but the breakfast is for participants and volunteers only.|
|So what about the mosquitoes?|
|They are not bad if you keep moving.|
|Will I encounter wildlife on the trail?|
|In previous years there have been bear sightings.|
|Can my dog participate with me?|
|Yes, providing the dog is on a leash.|
|What does the course profile look like?|
|Click here to see.|
Directions from Whitehorse to Mayo
Comments from Previous Years
A big thanks to all of the 2014 Sponsors!