Treat Yourself! Enjoy PRE Perks and let HMF take care of everything before the race (open to all registered participants) including:

  • VIP pre-race heated, indoor space! Steps away from race start with breakfast snacks, hot and cold beverages and access to real bathrooms
  • Race packet and shirt mailed. Sign up for PRE Perks by September 8, 2017 to avoid pre-race pickup. (HMF will refund $15 of PRE Perks package for those who previously purchased Mail My Packet)
  • Race Day VIP parking, closest available to the start/finish line
  • Personal baggage check. Wear warmups until just before the race starts – then hand gear to PRE Perks staff, who will check them and have it available at the end of the finish chutes
  • Personalized race bib! Sign up for PRE Perks by August 28, 2017

$50. Register at the Total Fitness Expo


Sign up for the Frequent Miler 2017 program to gain exclusive access to Barnum Financial Group Frequent Miler Village. Enjoy private amenities including free gear storage, limited access port-o-lets and a place to meet up with fellow Frequent Milers.

  • Must be registered for both the Frequent Miler program and the Eversource Hartford Marathon & Half Marathon by August 31, 2017.
  • Be registered for a minimum of five Hartford Marathon Foundation events in 2017 (any event in the 2017 season qualifies for access to the Village – note different qualifying criteria to earn Frequent Miler rewards detailed here)

To register for the Frequent Miler 2017 program, click here.


Freedom Point is an exclusive race day Military Hospitality venue presented by Bank of America. Freedom Point is located in Bushnell Park and offers comfortable seating, special refreshments, private port-o-lets and personal service. Complimentary access into Freedom Point is available to all active duty military, Reserve, National Guard, and veterans and their families. Military I.D. must be shown at entrance.


HMF Girl Squad has formed to bring women together to train, encourage and help each other as they prepare for the Eversource Hartford Marathon. Joining Girl Squad is FREE and open to women of all ages and all abilities. Learn more and register today!


HMF pays special tribute to individuals completing their “50th State” at the Eversource Hartford Marathon with a keepsake to commemorate this amazing accomplishment. Send an email to¬†registration@hartfordmarathon.com no later than September 8, 2017 to submit names for this recognition.