Houston Marathon

Houston, TX, USAJanuary 19, 2025
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The Houston Marathon is an annual marathon usually held every January in Houston, Texas, United States, since 1972. With thousands of runners and spectators, it is the largest single day sporting event in the city. It is run concurrently with a half marathon and a 5 km race. The 2007 race included the first-ever satellite running of the event, run simultaneously in Fallujah, Iraq. Wikipedia

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FAQ

When is the 2025 Houston Marathon?

The 2025 Houston Marathon will be held on Sunday January 19, 2025.

Is the Houston Marathon a Boston Marathon Qualfier?

Yes, the Houston Marathon is an official Boston Marathon qualifier.

What is the time limit for the Houston Marathon?

The time limit for the Houston Marathon is 6 hours.

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The Houston Half Marathon and Houston Marathon saw record-setting performances in the 2024 edition of the event. Here's everything you need to know.

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Jemal Yimer and Sutume Kebede took race wins on the streets of Houston. Weini Kelati breaks the American record. Search full results here. (results are unofficial)

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Zouhair Talbi and Rahma Tusa Chota took race wins on the streets of Houston. Search full results here. (results are unofficial)

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It's the 3rd straight year the women's AR has gone down in Houston. Ethiopians Jemal Yimer (60:42) and Sutume Kebede (64:37) won the races. Rupp ran 62:37.

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It's more than the usual incentives for the Houston Marathon. For some athletes, their performance will impact their chance of making the Olympic team.

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Runners, on your mark!!! The 2024 Chevron Houston Marathon is set to begin this weekend which means road closures in the Houston area! Here's the course map and which streets will be closed.

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Right now, a 60:47 half marathon clocking for Rupp would move him up to #64 on the Road To Paris Rankings. *MB: Galen Rupp (& Hellen Obiri) to run Houston Half. If Rupp runs 60:47 or faster, he'll move up to #64 on Road to Paris list.

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Get ready for an exhilarating showcase of elite running as reigning champions Hellen Obiri and Galen Rupp gear up for their debut at the Aramco Houston Half Marathon.

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Historical Weather

RunScore
Run Score: 8
Temp
61°F
Min/Max
47°/61°F
Dew
40°F
Days of Rain
3/25
Wind
10mph
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YearConditionsLow / HighRainRunScoreResults
2024
clear-day
38°/ 47°-
Run Score: 7
2023
cloudy
59°/ 72°-
Run Score: 7
2022
clear-day
36°/ 51°-
Run Score: 7
2020
clear-day
45°/ 57°-
Run Score: 7
2019
clear-day
32°/ 49°-
Run Score: 7
2018
clear-day
36°/ 53°-
Run Score: 8
2017
fog
65°/ 75°Light
Run Score: 7
2016
clear-day
39°/ 55°-
Run Score: 8
2015
clear-day
51°/ 69°-
Run Score: 8
2014
clear-day
52°/ 67°-
Run Score: 8
2013
rain
41°/ 46°Light
Run Score: 5
2012
clear-day
47°/ 68°-
Run Score: 8
2011
rain
63°/ 67°Light
Run Score: 8
2010
clear-day
28°/ 40°-
Run Score: 7
2009
clear-day
56°/ 69°-
Run Score: 8
2008
partly-cloudy-day
48°/ 63°-
Run Score: 8
2007
cloudy
54°/ 71°-
Run Score: 8
2006
partly-cloudy-day
52°/ 71°-
Run Score: 8
2005
clear-day
40°/ 54°-
Run Score: 7
2004
partly-cloudy-day
49°/ 52°-
Run Score: 8
2003
partly-cloudy-day
32°/ 61°-
Run Score: 8
2002
partly-cloudy-day
38°/ 54°-
Run Score: 8
2001
partly-cloudy-day
50°/ 65°-
Run Score: 9
2000
partly-cloudy-day
55°/ 75°-
Run Score: 8
1999
partly-cloudy-day
64°/ 77°-
Run Score: 7