With your marathon approaching, you’ll have lots of preparation to do, and that includes the practicalities of what gear to bring to the race.

Here is a simple checklist to help you avoid any last-minute disasters and make sure you appear at the starting line confident and prepared.

The Essentials

Marathon Running Gear

Extras (depending on the weather):

Before and After the Race

Personal Care

Visit our article on How to Dress for Your Marathon for more information on the best running gear for race day. 

Keep the checklist with you – download the race day checklist (PDF) and check out our collection of running gear to complete your list!