Schedule of Events

Saturday, September 26, 2020

*the following are events from 2019. Similar events will take place in 2020. Please keep checking back for updates. We hope to see you at the 2020 TBK Bank QC Marathon!

7:30 AM: Yoga and stretching session

8 AM: Fleet Feet Shake-Out Run. Location: in front of the TaxSlayer Center.

Come run with running motivators. Run at your pace and enjoy this casual shake-out run. Light refreshments to follow.

8:30 AM: Runner Self Defense

This free runner safety class will be held in the atrium of the TaxSlayer Center. 

9 AM to 5 PM: Active Endeavors Health & Fitness Expo & Packet Pick-Up

TaxSlayer Center located at 1201 River Dr, Moline, IL 61265.
This event is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

  • 40+ Booths featuring health and fitness products and information.
  • Official race merchandise sales.
  • Race Registration for  Marathon, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay, 5K, 1 Mile Run & Walk, Pump N' Run.
  • Race Registration for Happy Joe's Micromarathon Kids Races. Choose your distance: 1/4, 1/2 or 1 Mile Fun Run
  • Packet Pick-Up
  • Speakers throughout the day, check schedule below

10 AM to 5 PM: Build to Suit Pump N' Run for the 5K, half and full marathons on Sunday

Bench and curl a percentage of your body weight at the Expo to earn a reduction in your race day run-time. This registration is a separate fee from the race fee. 

10 AMRudy's Tacos 1 Mile Run & Walk for Prostate Cancer.

Come support awareness and education efforts for Prostate Cancer with this competitive one mile run and walk. An optional commemorative race bib will be available at the Expo at the Greater QC Prostate Cancer Support Group booth for participants to add the name of the person they are honoring.

10 AM to 2 PM: Free PSA draws provided by Heartland Uroglogical Group and the US Too Prostate Cancer Support Group. No registration required. 

11:30 AM: MetroLINK Bus Tours of Marathon Course

Tour by MetroLINK departing at 11:30 a.m. This tour will follow the Marathon course as closely as possible. Departing from the TaxSlayer Center parking lot. Anyone 16 years old and older is required to have personal identification, such as a driver's license, for access on to the Rock Island Arsenal.

Noon to 4 PM: Speaker's Series at the Expo

NOON Happy Joe's Kids Micro-Marathon

These non-competitive events are designed for fun and fitness. Open to children of all ages and abilities. The event includes jump houses, balloons, face painting and best of all... Happy Joe's Pizza! Tee shirts and goodie bags and a finishers medal  to all finishers.

3:30 PM: Runner's Session with Race Director, Joe Moreno

Featuring course talks reviewing the ins and outs of the Quad Cities Marathon course and appearances by special speakers. Pace Group leaders discussing how a pace group can help you get to the finish line in your goal time.

**BE SURE TO DOWNLOAD THE QUAD CITIES MARATHON APP FROM ITUNES OR GOOGLE PLAY FOR ALL THE UP-TO-DATE INFO AND TO TRACK RUNNERS**

Sunday, September 27, 2020

*the following are events from 2019. Similar events will take place in 2020. Please keep checking back for updates. We hope to see you at the 2020 TBK Bank QC Marathon!

7:00 AM- Marathon, Half Marathon, and Relay Race Start Time

The Quad Cities Marathon, Half Marathon, and Marathon Relay will begin promptly at 7:00 AM in downtown Moline, IL.

7:15 AM- 5K Start Time

A post race party with chiropractic care, massages, music, food, drinks, a PR Bell, and more await the runners at the finish. A photo ID may be required to consume beer at the post race party. 

Awards Ceremonies located at the tent right of the stage area:

9:00 AM: Awards for Palmer 5K
(Top 3 Overall, Male, $)
(Top 3 Overall, Female, $)

9:00 AM: Build to Suit Pump n Run 5k 
(Top 3 Overall, Male)
(Top 3 Overall, Female)

10:00 AM: Mel Foster Co. Half Marathon
(Top 3 Overall, Male, $)
(Top 3 Overall, Female, $)
(1st Local Male, $)
(1st Local Female, $)

10:00 AM: Build to Suit Pump n Run Half Marathon
(Top 3 Overall, Male)
(Top 3 Overall, Female)

11:00 AM: TBK Bank Marathon
(Top 5 Overall, Male, $)
(Top 5 Overall, Female, $)
(Top 3 Masters, Male, $)
(Top 3 Masters, Female, $)
(1st Local Male, $)
(1st Local Female, $)

11:00 AM: Build to Suit Pump n Run Marathon
(Top 3 Overall, Male)
(Top 3 Overall, Female)

11:20 AM: Rock Valley Physical Therapy 5 Person Relay
(Top 3 Overall in division):
  Open Male     
  Open Female
  Open Mixed 
  Masters Male
  Masters Female
  Masters Mixed
  Corporate

**Age Division Awards can be picked up near Johnny’s Steakhouse