Smack in the middle of Memphis and Nashville right in West Tennessee you will find beautiful Jackson, Tennessee, home of the Andrew Jackson Marathon. Known as Tennessee’s Oldest Marathon, the Andrew Jackson Marathon starts and finishes in historical downtown Jackson. The course, new for 2017, takes runners through the renovated downtown area, along tree-lined residential neighborhoods and around the medical center area with challenging hills and great new landscapes. The AJM17 course offers a half marathon single loop (13.1 miles) and a full marathon double loop (26.2miles), which makes for an awesome Boston Marathon Qualifier. Come join us for the all new RunAJM Jackson 2017, stay for the weekend and see what our beautiful city has to offer. Plus, you have the opportunity to become the FIRST Run AJM Jackson 17 RRCA State Champion!
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Features for marathon & Half marathon
Electronic Chip Timing
RRCA TN Championship Trophies for Male and Female:
Overall, Masters (40+), Grand Masters (50+), and Senior Grand Masters (60+)
Run AJM Jackson Trophies for Male and Female:
Overall, Masters and Grand Masters
1st, 2nd, 3rd in each age division
(12 and under, 13-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+)
Boston Marathon Qualifier
When you compete in the 2017 Run AJM Jackson and meet your Boston Marathon qualifying time, Run AJM Jackson will pay your entry fee for the 2018 Boston Marathon! Share your goal with us on our Facebook page before the Run AJM Jackson race day so that we can keep track and wish you luck. Upon receiving your acceptance letter from the Boston Athletics Association, simply mail or email your info and a copy of the letter to Run AJM Jackson and we'll reimburse your fee. OFFER IS LIMITED: This offer will only be available to the first 3 male and first 3 female runners to send in the 2018 Boston Marathon acceptance letter. Make this one of your running goals and Run AJM Jackson will help get you there!
Marathon 6.5 hour time limit, no walkers
Half Marathon walkers permitted 5 1/2 hr time limit
Marathon & Half Marathon: 7:00 am
New Challenging Course, UST&F certified.
Contact: Race Director
Thank You to all who participate and make this event possible!