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 Date & Start Time
Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 at 7:30 AM


 Race Kit Pickup

Participants must pick up their race kits, which includes their race bib, timing chip, t-shirt and gift bag at the Runner's Expo. There will be NO race pick up on race day. Please make note of your bib number which will be emailed to you on Thursday, April 30th and bring that number to the kit pick-up.

When:
Friday, May 1st, 2015 - 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Saturday, May 2nd, 2015 - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Where:
Port Credit Memorial Arena
40 Stavebank Road North, Mississauga, ON

For more information on the Mississauga Marathon Runner's Expo, please click here.

   
 Start Line & Finish Line

Start Line: East side of Square One Mall at City Centre Drive and Robert Speck Parkway.
Finish Line: Lakefront Promenade Park

  • Click here for Start Line Location Map
  • Click here for Finish Area Location Map

Please Note: Participants and spectators are encouraged to actively participate in the “See Something, Say Something” campaign. Spectators are asked to be aware of their surroundings and to report suspicious conduct or items to the closest law enforcement officer or by calling 9-1-1.

 Pace Bunnies

The Mississauga Marathon and Half Marathon will again feature Pace Bunnies who will guide all types of runners at a consistent pace.  The Running Room helps us provide this valuable service. For specific times of both the Full Marathon and Half Marathon pace bunnies, please visit: http://www.mississaugamarathon.com/faq.shtml#whatarethetimes and find the question "What are the times of your Marathon and Half Marathon pace bunnies?".

   
 Directions & Parking

Here's a good idea...
Save yourself some time and energy after the race by parking by the finish line and taking the shuttle to the start line!!!
Shuttle bus provided from Carmen Corbasson Community Centre (formally known as Cawthra Community Centre, located at 1399 Cawthra Road) to the Start Area at 5:00 AM. Parking enforcement will be on site during Race Weekend so please obey all signs and only park in designated spaces.

Click here to view a map with the location of Carmen Corbasson Community Centre.

START AREA
Your best method is to use our FREE shuttle bus service. However, there will be limited parking spaces at the following locations near the start line.

For directions from each of the above lots to the Mississauga Marathon start line, please click on the above addresses. THERE IS NO AUTHORIZED PARKING AT SQUARE ONE SHOPPING CENTRE!

FINISH AREA
Runners and spectators can park at Carmen Corbasson Community Centre (formally known as Cawthra Community Centre)
and use the shuttle service from finish line back to Carmen Corbasson Community Centre after the race has concluded.

   
 Course Information

The Mississauga Marathon is a run that encompasses much of Mississauga's beauty. This point to point course is a fast net downhill. The course starts at Mississauga's City Hall, and makes its way west across the Credit River to Mississauga Road and then travels south for a beautiful stretch past the University of Toronto's Mississauga Campus, Mississauga Golf and Country Club, and continues through some of Mississauga's most beautiful residential neighbourhoods, before winding along the scenic Lake Ontario Waterfront Trail, and back along Lakeshore Rd. to Lakefront Promenade Park.

Aid stations at approximately every 4KM along the route

  • Fluids at all stations: Gatorade and water
  • Other aid at stations: Vaseline, bandages
  • Gels at 24km, 34km and 38km

Please Note: The Mississauga Marathon course will be open for 6.5 hours. A rolling clear will occur at the rate of slightly over 9 minutes/ kilometre (14:30 min/mile). Participants moving slower than this pace will be asked by Police to move onto the sidewalk and proceed to the finish line obeying regular pedestrian road rules.
 

 Weather
Average Monthly Temp. 12.3C (54.1F)
Average Monthly Maximum Temp. 17.4C (63.3F)
24 Hr. Monthly Average Temp. 12.4C (54.3F)
Average Monthly Minimum Temp. 7.4C (45.3F)
Monthly Rainfall 71.1mm (2.8")
 Shuttles

ALL RACE WEEKEND SHUTTLE BUSES ARE FREE OF CHARGE TO RUNNERS AND SPECTATORS!

Mississauga Marathon Buses
Event Start Time -  7:30 AM

Last Bus Leaving for Start Line 6:30 AM SHARP!

Time Departure Point Destination Who rides this bus?
5:00 AM - 6:30 AM Carmen Corbasson Community Centre City Centre Dr. & Robert Speck Pkwy. (Start) Runners & Spectators
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM Carmen Corbasson Community Centre Lakefront Promenade Park (Finish) Spectators
7:30 AM - 10:00 AM City Centre Dr. & Robert Speck Pkwy. (Start) Lakefront Promenade Park (Finish) Spectators
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Lakefront Promenade Park (Finish) Carmen Corbasson Community Centre Runners & Spectators
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Lakefront Promenade Park (Finish) City Centre Dr. & Robert Speck Pkwy. (Start) Runners & Spectators
       
ATTENTION: Anyone (participants and spectators) who plans to use our event shuttle buses while being accompanied by a dog, must have them caged or muzzled to board any of the buses.
 Mississauga Marathon Prizing
Prizing List Marathon (Male) Marathon (Female)
Open    
1st $1000 $1000
2nd $500 $500
3rd $250 $250

Additional Marathon Prize Incentives

First male finisher to break 2:16 wins an additional $2500.

First female finisher to break 2:38 wins an additional $2500.

Additional merchandise prizes awarded to:

  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd place Male and Female Open & Masters Winners
  • 1st, 2nd and 3rd place Male and Female finishers for all of our age categories.

All Open and Masters awards will be presented on stage. All Age group awards will be posted and available for pick up at the Prizing Tent.
Age categories are as follows: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+.

There will be no duplication of prizes.

NOTE: All prizing must be picked up on the day of the event.

Course Certification Number: ON-2006-002-JHC

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