The 2018 Runner's World VIP is now SOLD OUT!
Entry fee: $434.99
Runner's World VIP offers the following:
Your marathon race entry
A 4-month customizedtraining plan designed by Runner's World experts with daily and weekly e-mails explaining the workouts for the week ahead
Private race packet and event shirt pickup for all registrants at the Expo during race weekend
A catered VIP hospitality tent at the finish and free post-race massages. Additional tent access tickets for friends and family will be available for purchase during registration
Private buses to the start in Big Sur
VIP tent with private bathrooms at the start
Access to a private website to connect with other runners taking part in the VIP program and the RW experts on training, nutrition and injury-prevention
Your own gear check van at the start that will take your gear directly to the Runner's World Hospitality tent at the finish
An opportunity to hang out with the editors of Runner's World for a VIP weekend experience
An ASICS custom jacket for all RW VIP entrants in gender-specific sizing. Click HERE to view a sizing chart.
Portola Hotel & Spa The Portola Hotel & Spa will be the official host hotel for the Runner's World VIP. Join RW editors and other VIP entrants for a Saturday morning shake-out run, fun social gatherings, a pre-race chat with Bart and the editors, private bus transportation to the start and more. Located next to the Health & Fitness Expo and just steps from Fisherman's Wharf and the Monterey Bay, the Portola Hotel & Spa is at the center of the action during race weekend. This relaxing waterfront retreat offers a complimentary fitness center featuring state-of-the-art Cybex equipment and an outdoor plunge pool. Take some time before or after the marathon to rejuvenate at the Spa on the Plaza, Monterey's #1 full-service day spa.