Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Contact marathon@mcallen.net or call (956) 681-3333. Visit our sponsorship page to view more information.
Refunds are unavailable for this race, but you can transfer your entry to another person or to another event (i.e. from full marathon to half marathon, etc.). Submit your requests online here. Transfer deadline is January 16, 2018.
Please bring a valid photo ID with date of birth indicated. We accepted passports, driver's license or state ID.
You can send a representative as long as they have a copy of your valid driver’s license or photo ID with date of birth indicated.
Yes, 7 hours maximum or the SAG vehicle will pick you up from the course
The SAG vehicle will pick you up from the course.
Yes, you are encouraged to wear costumes throughout the race.
Yes, family friendly attire is required.
This is not a wheel chair or stroller friendly course, as there are uneven surfaces in some areas.
Animals/pets are not allowed to participate in the event.
Participants are not allowed to use strollers along the route.
Yes - However, this serves as your warning the course does have some major intersections that you will have to be aware of to avoid any issues with oncoming traffic.
No. The race will take place rain or shine.
Yes. Restrooms are available at locations along the route. View amenities along the route here.
Please see map for designated areas or download the RaceJoy app to help them find you along the route.