33rd Annual Shiprock Marathon 5/6-5/7


Registration closes either when an event category fills up, or else on May 5.

2016 Shiprock Marathon Race Weekend Schedule

Friday, May 6, 2016

Packet Pick-up, 12:00 noon – 8:00 p.m. – Shiprock Youth Center

Health & Wellness Expo, 12:00 noon – 6:00 p.m.

Entertainment Stage: Jimmy Keith (noon-2); Delbert Anderson Trio (2-5); Tumbleweeds (5-8)

Kids Marathon “Final Mile”, 5:00 p.m.

5K Trail Run & 10K Race, 6:00 p.m.

Pasta Party, 4:00-8:00 p.m.

  • Navajo Marathoner & Olympic Trials Runner Linnabah Snyder
  • Jonathon Nez – Navajo Nation Vice President & Marathoner
  • Native flutist Jimbo Keith
  • Wheelchair marathoner Pierre Mark
  • Race Preview & Course Highlights – Race Director Tom Riggenbach

Door Prizes and Silent Auction

Saturday, May 7, 2016

Bus Shuttles to Start Lines, 5:55 a.m.-8:35 p.m.

(see bus schedule for specific times for all events)

Marathon, 7:00 a.m.

Marathon Relay, 7:00 a.m.

Half Marathon, 8:00 a.m.

Entertainment, Food & Massage at Finish Line, 9:00-2:00 p.m.

Awards at Shiprock Youth Center, 11:00 a.m.

Race Director Tom Riggenbach:    928.429.0345       
Registration Coordinator Jim  608.201.8175
Medical Coordinator Sandy Saganey  505.486.4632
Kids Marathon  Ellie Yazzie 928.206.1016


Navajo Nation Equine Expo 5/13, 14

May 13 and 14, 2016 at Navajo Nation Museum and Navajo Nation Fairgrounds
Day 1: Presentations at NNMuseum 8:15-12:00, includes traditional equine stories, health and proper saddle fitting & tack.
Interactivity at NNFairgrounds from 1:00pm-5:00pm, includes how to identify good horse hay, trailering and horse selection.

Day 2: Presentations at Navajo Nation Museum 8:15-12:00noon, includes Equine first aid, nutrition, disease, medication/dosing.
Interactivity at NNFairgrounds from 1:00pm-5:00pm, includes physical exams, wound care and bandaging*must register for First Aid with NTU@www.navajotech.edu

Sponsored by: Navajo Dept of Agriculture, Navajo Parks & Recreation, U of A Agriculture & Life Sciences and Tsehootsooi Medical Center

928-871-6605 or 7686

Navajo Nation Equine Expo
Navajo Nation Equine Expo

Shiprock Marathon 5/6, 5/7


Welcome to the 33rd Annual Shiprock Marathon & Relays!

Packet Pick- up, Expo & Pasta Party

Packet pick up and parking on Friday will be at the Shiprock Youth Center. Packet pick up continues from 12:00 noon until 8:00 p.m. If you are unable to pick up your packet on Friday, you may do so early on Saturday morning beginning at 5:00 a.m.

Please make every effort to pick up your packet on Friday

Please call 608.201.8175 or 928.429.0345
Purchase Admission & Permits!
Purchase Admission & Permits!