This page is for race specific information about the 2021 Marathon. For general information, return to main page. 

For the 6th year in a row, we are excited to be participating in the 2021 Harrisburg Marathon on November 13th and 14th to raise money for fresh water wells. If you have any questions about participating in the race in any way, please email Matt Riggins at mriggins@gpartners.org or Dana Cox at lehmandl@gmail.com.Thanks for helping us make a difference!

Registration and Discount Codes

Register for the race here.
 
4 Person Relay:
  • Cost $250 per team, or $210 with COUPON CODE:  TRW21R
Full Marathon
  • Cost $90 per person, or $70 with COUPON CODE: TRW21M

Race Day Schedule (Subject to Change)

The exact schedule is TBD ... but assuming we will start at 8:30 am - this would likely be the schedule
 
7:00 am - You can pick up your race gear at City Island in the grass area (see picture below) near the parking garage. This will keep us out of the way of other activities happening and the full marathon runners. Park in the garage or in any open space in the parking lot.
 
7:35 am - We will have a time of prayer & worship, and take a team picture.
 
8:30 pm - The first leg will take off 
 
1:00 pm - There will likely be an awards ceremony for the best teams
 
1:30-4:30 pm - Post Race Party @ Faith Community Church
1120 Drexel Hills Blvd, New Cumberland, PA 17070

Order T Shirts

Team Running Water T Shirts are $20 each.
 
T Shirt Deadline: October 25.
There are multiple ways you can pay for a shirt:
  1. Order & Pay Online (link coming soon)
    • If ordering online, you are welcome to use Promo Code "payoffline" if you want to pay via check/cash/Venmo
    • This will allow you to avoid the processing fee
  2. Send funds via Venmo @gppd2003 (Global Partners)
    • Please include in comments that it's for raceday shirt payment
  3. Bring a check/cash to the race (or give to Matt or Dana)
    • Write check out to "Global Partners" or GPPD

Fundraising with Flipcause

FUNDRAISING

Flipcause is a quick and convenient fundraising tool we use to help you collect donations for your well. The signup process is simple, and the page can easily be shared so others can support your goal on a secure platform. 

We encourage and challenge you to set a goal of raising $100 per mile. That should be your team's aim. We also encourage the team captain to attempt to raise the most even if they are not running the longest leg. Friends, family, and church members that are not participating in race are welcome to fundraise as well.

Start or Join a Fundraising Page

 

Fundraising Resources

Other Fundraising Ideas:

  • “Sponsor a mile” letter/Donations 
  • Business Sponsorship Letter
  • Flamingo a Yard
  • Car wash

Course and Event Details

Course Details will be announced soon

Relay Race - Saturday, November, 13

Full Marathon - Sunday, November 14