Relay Shuttles

Runners, Joggers, Hikers, Walkers:

Here is the Shuttle Bus and Van Service Schedule (Please note Relay Runner Leg #3): 

Relay Runner/Leg #2

Busses are provided by “Premier Alaska Tours” leaving campus at 8:15AM.  

2 buses are available

Leg #2 runners have boarding priority on the 8:15am bus

Leg # 2 runners will be dropped off at Anne’s Greenhouse and walk ¼  mile to exchange zone at Goldstream Sports.

Leg #3 Runners will be dropped at the intersection of Ester Dome Road and Henderson Road.  Bring clothes to keep warm while waiting.

2 Buses will run a loop from UAF, Ann’s Greenhouse and Henderson until 3pm.

There will be no buses going to the top of Ester Dome.  Leg #3 runners will need to transfer onto a van at the intersection of Ester Dome Road and Henderson Road.  **Leg #1 runners can take the bus back to campus.  

All Leg #2 and Leg #3 runners are encouraged to use the buses and vans.  NO CARS (except for residents) WILL BE ALLOWED PAST HENDERSON RD.  From the upper end of Henderson Road it is more than 1.5 miles to relay exchange 2 – at least a 25-30 minute walk.  PLAN AHEAD!

Spectators and race crews may board a shuttle bus/van, BUT ONLY AFTER all relay runners needing a ride from that pickup point have been seated on the bus/van.

Relay Runners Leg # 3 detailed information will be in a separate email.

If you have questions, please contact Stacy via email.  See you at bib pick-up!

Stacy Fisk
Race Director

Bib Pickup

Runners, Joggers, Hikers, Walkers:

Online registration closes today at 11:59PM.  Please confirm your relay team members if possible.  There will be online registration at bib pick-up.

You will have 3 opportunities to pick-up your bib:

Thursday, September 19th 5:00pm-8:00PM at UAF Upper Level of the Ice Arena 
Friday, September 20th 5:00PM-8:00PM at UAF Upper Level of the Ice Arena 
Saturday, September 21th 7:00AM at the UAF Student Recreation Center 

If you have any questions, please contact Stacy!  Happy Running and Hiking!

Stacy Fisk
Race Director

Relay Participants

Relay Participants,

On Line Registration will close at 11:59:59PM on Tuesday, September 17th. Please sign-up and confirm your team members by then.

This will make the bib pick-up process a lot smoother. You will still have a chance to sign-up a team at bib pick-up (assuming there are spots remaining). Keep in mind the cost of registration goes up.

Bib pick-up start on Thursday, September 19th, on the Upper Level of the Ice Areana at UAF 5pm-8pm.

Happy Trails!

Stacy Fisk

Volunteers Needed

Runners, Joggers, Hikers, and Walkers:

We are less than a week away from the Equinox Marathon. I hope all of you are ready for another great year! I will be sending periodic emails throughout the week with all the information you need to know.

First we are still in need of some volunteers. If you know somone that is not participating and would still like to be a part of a great event, they can click the signup link to sign-up for a volunteer spot.

This event could not happen without them! We thank them all!

If you have any questions, please contat Stacy!

Stacy Fisk
Race Director

Can’t Run on Race Day? How About Volunteering?

Equinox Marathon is always looking for volunteers with fun and energetic personalities to help make our event a success!


  • Can count as community service for work or school/college
  • Fun experience, making new friends!


We have a variety of days, times, and duties available. Please see our Volunteer Sign Up page for more information