The TBK Bank Quad Cities Marathon
Date: Annually the 4th Sunday in September
Start/Finish Location: 1201 River Dr., Moline, IL
Start Time: 7:00 A.M.
Are you ready for the Midwest's favorite marathon? The TBK Bank Quad Cities Marathon, a USATF certified course is held annually on the fourth Sunday in September. The 26.2 mile run starts and ends in downtown Moline, IL. The course captures the essence of our nation's heartland with a consistent connection to the Mississippi River. The views are amazing, the Midwest charm is present and the course is fairly fast. It's a great Boston Marathon qualifier. It covers 5 races, 4 cities, 3 bridges, 2 states, and 1 island, all along the mighty Mississippi River.
Please note: Marathon time limit is 7 hours (2:00 P.M.) or a 16 minute/mile pace. Due to the security and volunteers involved on Rock Island Arsenal Military Installation, we must adhere to this time line. Once off the island (approximately mile 20) you are free to slow your pace down even more.