(Fort McMurray, August 29, 2019) - Race day is just around the corner and now is the time to register; Fort McMurray Marathon general registration is closing August 31 with late registration opening September 1.

Runners have the option to register for one of six race distances, including the ATB Financial Marathon (42.2km), ATB Financial Half Marathon (21.1km), ATB Financial 10km, Noral Toyota 5km, Inter Pipeline 3km and the Inter Pipeline Kid’s Fun Run.

The Organizing Committee is also looking for volunteers for a variety of roles including the Race Team Crew and Island Crew. For more information on volunteer opportunities visit fortmcmurraymarathon.ca/volunteer.

All runners are invited to the Fort McMurray Marathon Runner’s Social on Saturday, September 14. Enjoy a healthy pre-race dinner, meet fellow runners, pick up race packages and ask pre-race questions. The Runner’s Social is $15 for race participants and $20 for guests of race participants.

For more information on route maps, race distances, registration deadlines, event updates, volunteer needs and partnership opportunities please visit FortMcmurrayMarathon.ca. The Organizing Committee would like to recognize Harvard Broadcasting - Mix 103.7FM, AlumaSafway, Clearwater Physical Therapy, Endurance Tap, Billboard Direct, ATB Financial, Noral Toyota, Inter Pipeline, Hecs Rentals, Accel Physical Therapy and Culligan Water for their support of this annual event.