Frequently Asked Questions

WHEN WILL REGISTRATION FOR THE 2022 CNO FINANCIAL INDIANAPOLIS MONUMENTAL MARATHON OPEN?

ONLINE REGISTRATION is open until noon ET on November 2, 2022, unless the race sells out before this date.

In-person registration may be available at the Monumental Health & Fitness Expo on Thursday, November 3, and Friday, November 4, subject to availability.

THE MARATHON AND HALF MARATHON SELL OUT REGULARLY, SO SIGN UP SOON!

HOW MUCH IS REGISTRATION FOR THE 2022 CNO FINANCIAL INDIANAPOLIS MONUMENTAL MARATHON?

Please visit our PRICING page to review the Pricing Calendar and to learn about some of our featured race enhancement opportunities.

Note: Registration and product prices do not include applicable processing fees and are subject to availability.

WHAT DOES THE 2022 CNO FINANCIAL INDIANAPOLIS MONUMENTAL MARATHON VIP EXPERIENCE INCLUDE AND WHAT IS THE COST?

The 2022 CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon VIP Experience starts at $95 and includes the following ($170 value):

Limited-Edition Technical Quarter-Zip Shirt
Monumental Goodie Bag
VIP Only Packet Pickup Line at the Monumental Health and Fitness Expo
Reserved Parking on Event Day
Access to Indoor Restrooms and Pre-Race Area on Race Morning
Continental/Light Breakfast and Beverages on Race Morning
VIP Only Gear Check Line
Express F&B Lines at the Post Race Celebration
Two (2) Complimentary Post Race Beverages (Only for VIP Experience participants age 21+; must provide photo ID)

Purchase the VIP Experience during registration or add it on later by logging into your Beyond Monumental participant account and selecting Buy Products.

Note: Registration and product prices do not include applicable processing fees and are subject to availability.

IS THE CNO FINANCIAL INDIANAPOLIS MONUMENTAL MARATHON PART OF INDYTHON?

Yes – INDYTHON unites Beyond Monumental’s annual events!

INDYTHON Premier: Looking for the ultimate INDYTHON challenge? Complete the Indianapolis Monumental Mile, the Indy Half Marathon at Fort Ben, and the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon to earn INDYTHON Premier awards. If you completed the Indianapolis Monumental Mile, you can still qualify for INDYTHON Premier. Register for our fall events individually or via the INDYTHON link below.

INDYTHON: Complete races at the Indy Half Marathon at Fort Ben and the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon with a cumulative distance less than or equal to 26.2 miles to qualify for INDYTHON awards. 

INDYTHON Ultra: Complete races at the Indy Half Marathon at Fort Ben and the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon with a cumulative distance greater than 26.2 miles to qualify for INDYTHON Ultra awards. 

SIGN UP FOR INDYTHON OR INDYTHON ULTRA HERE.

Register separately and complete the Indianapolis Monumental Mile to add to your total annual distance and receive a bonus gift!

WHERE CAN I FIND INFORMATION ABOUT BEING AN ELITE RUNNER?

Please visit the Elite Athlete Information page for more details. Contact us at elite@beyondmonumental.org for more information.

WHERE CAN I FIND MORE INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR ATHLETES WITH DISABILITIES PROGRAM?

Please email INFO@BEYONDMONUMENTAL.ORG for information and general policy on handcycles, push duos, and push rim wheelchairs.

WILL I BE ABLE TO PARTICIPATE VIRTUALLY?

We are excited to get back to in-person racing, so we will not have a standalone virtual race this year. 

INTERESTED IN A VIRTUAL OPTION?

Register for Marathon in a Month to complete 26.2 miles – in increments – during the month of November.

HOW DO I REGISTER AND CAN I REGISTER OTHER PEOPLE?

You can register online and add other participants as part of your registration by selecting “I want to add another registration”.

Online registration will remain open through noon ET on November 2, 2022, subject to availability.

Register onsite at the Monumental Health & Fitness Expo on November 3-4, 2022, subject to availability.

WHAT DOES MY PARTICIPATION IN THIS EVENT SUPPORT?

Beyond Monumental is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Proceeds from Beyond Monumental events support the Apex Benefits Monumental Kids Movement, a seven-to-nine-week youth running program that culminates with students running a 5K. The bi-weekly program focuses on engaging and educating youth about the benefits of physical fitness and healthy living. You can find more information about our beneficiaries here!

Click here if you would like to donate to the Apex Benefits Monumental Kids Movement.

ARE THERE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE?

Please visit our VOLUNTEER PAGE for more information about volunteer opportunities. 

Click HERE to complete the volunteer application and sign up to volunteer at the 2022 CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon!

HOW CAN I SUPPORT PARTICIPANTS ON RACE DAY?

Completing a marathon, half marathon, or 5K is a major accomplishment and every participant can share a story about how someone along the course helped them push through and across the finish line! 

Sign up to host a cheer station or be part of the on-course entertainment and help us continue to elevate the on-course experience in 2022. 

INDY, LET’S LINE THE COURSES WITH HOOSIER HOSPITALITY TO CELEBRATE 15 YEARS!

WHERE CAN I FIND MORE THINGS TO DO IN INDIANAPOLIS?

Click here to find all the info you need about attractions, hotels, dining, and more from our friends at Visit Indy. Find exclusive offers and discounts by clicking on “Coupons & Deals”.

WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT FOR EACH RACE DISTANCE?

CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon participants must be 16 years of age or older on race day. 

Half marathon participants must be 10 years of age or older on race day. 

5K participants must be 5 years of age or older on race day. 

WHAT IS THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER?

Online registration will remain open through noon ET on Wednesday, November 2, 2022, subject to availability.

Register onsite at the Monumental Health & Fitness Expo on Thursday, November 3, and Friday, November 4, 2022, subject to availability.

WHY DO I NEED TO LOG IN TO AN ACCOUNT OR CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT WHEN I REGISTER FOR A BEYOND MONUMENTAL EVENT?

Beyond Monumental is pleased to partner with haku to manage registration for our events. You can use the same login and password to create accounts with multiple race organizers and access all of your available registrations in one place. Beyond Monumental only has access to information that is associated with our events.

You can use your existing haku login and password if you registered for a 2020 or 2021 Beyond Monumental race.

You will need to create a Beyond Monumental participant account in haku if you haven’t registered for a Beyond Monumental race recently.

HOW CAN I GET CONFIRMATION OF MY REGISTRATION?

You will receive an email confirmation after you complete your registration. You can also log in to your Beyond Monumental participant account to access your registration confirmation(s).

WHAT IF I ENTERED THE WRONG INFORMATION WHEN I REGISTERED OR I WOULD LIKE TO CHANGE SOMETHING ON MY REGISTRATION?

Log in to your Beyond Monumental participant account to update your information. Email our team at info@beyondmonumental.org with questions or if you need help.

Note: Please review the FAQs for registration and registration change deadlines.

MAY I UPGRADE OR DOWNGRADE MY RACE REGISTRATION?

Log in to your Beyond Monumental participant account to upgrade or downgrade your race registration, subject to availability. You are required to pay the price difference to upgrade your race registration. We do not offer refunds to downgrade your race registration.

You may upgrade/downgrade your race registration online until Wednesday, October 12, 2022.

Changes after the deadline are subject to availability and will incur a $10 fee. Please reach out to info@beyondmonumental.org with questions or requests before noon on Wednesday, November 2. Any requests after this date and time must be handled in person with Runner Services at the Monumental Health & Fitness Expo.

WHAT IS THE CUTOFF DATE TO CUSTOMIZE THE NAME ON MY RACE BIB?

You must be registered for the Marathon, Half Marathon, or 5K by 11:59 p.m. ET on Wednesday, October 12, 2022, to customize the name on your race bib. 

Your name will not be custom printed on your race bib if you register or modify your race registration after the deadline.

WHAT IS THE REGISTRATION CUTOFF TO HAVE MY NAME ON THE COMMEMORATIVE POSTER?

You must be registered by 11:59 p.m. ET on Friday, September 30, 2022, to have your name added to the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon commemorative poster, which will be available for digital download. 

Beyond Monumental is committed to making our races sustainable. Beyond Monumental and our partners have held a long-time dedication to recycling, reusing, and reducing trash from our events. In addition to the steps we take to reduce the footprint of our events, we are committed to reducing printing by 25% in the year 2022.

MAY I TRANSFER MY RACE REGISTRATION TO SOMEONE ELSE?

Yes, you may transfer your registration until 11:59 p.m. ET on Wednesday, October 12, 2022. There is a $20.00 fee to transfer a registration. 

Log in to your Beyond Monumental participant account and select the “Transfer an Existing Entry to a New Registrant” option. You will receive a transfer code via email to give to the new participant to transfer themself into the race.

MAY I GET A REFUND FOR MY ENTRY?

No refunds will be issued for any reason. This is a standard industry policy and is not unique to our event.

WHAT IF THE EVENT IS CANCELED DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC?

Beyond Monumental will continue to implement recommended health & safety precautions to host in-person races. 

Registered participants will be able to choose one of the following options – based on when the event cancellation occurs – if the 2022 CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon is canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic: 

– If the event is canceled prior to May 31, 2022, participants may choose to have their race registration fee:

Refunded in full, less any processing fees
Converted from in-person registration to virtual registration*
Deferred to 2023 event registration (no extra fee to participate in 2023)
Donated to support APEX Benefits Monumental Kids Movement

– If the event is canceled May 1, 2022–September 15, 2022, participants may choose to have their race registration fee:

Refunded 50%, less any processing fees
Converted from in-person registration to virtual registration*
Forfeited to support Beyond Monumental and receive 50% off 2023 registration fee
Donated to support APEX Benefits Monumental Kids Movement

– If the event is canceled August 16, 2022-Race Week, all race registrations will be converted to virtual race registrations.

* All registrations converted from in-person race registration to virtual race registration will be refunded the difference between the in-person race registration fee and the registration fee of the corresponding virtual race, less any applicable processing fees.

CAN I DEFER MY RACE REGISTRATION?

Registrations for the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K are non-refundable. We offer deferrals to the 2023 event with proof of injury, pregnancy, or military deployment. The deferral fee is $20.00. 

Please submit your supporting doctor’s note or proof of deployment to info@beyondmonumental.org by 5:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, October 12, 2022.

To remain fair and consistent, deferrals do not extend to anyone besides the injured, pregnant, or deployed participant.

DO YOU OFFER A MILITARY OR FIRST RESPONDER DISCOUNT?

Beyond Monumental is honored to offer a discount to active U.S. Military members and their immediate family members, U.S. Military veterans and their immediate family members, and active and retired first responders (law enforcement, fire services, emergency medical services, and emergency management officials) and their immediate family members. Qualified individuals can receive a 10 percent (10%) discount off the price at the time of registration. 

Email a copy of your or your immediate family member’s military or work photo ID or DD214 to info@beyondmonumental.org to request the discount.

IS THERE AN APP FOR THE RACE?

Yes! Download the Beyond Monumental mobile app in your favorite app store and select the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon to track your favorite participants, review the Race Weekend schedule, and more…all from the palm of your hand!

Features include:

– Runner Tracking,
– Push Notifications & Updates,
– Race Day Schedules,
– Traffic & Course Maps, and
– More

We will continue to add tools and resources to the app as we get closer to Race Weekend.

  

 

WHAT TIME ZONE DOES INDIANAPOLIS USE?

Eastern Time Zone – Indianapolis uses Eastern Standard Time (EST) during the winter months and Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) in the summer months when Daylight Saving Time is in force.

WILL YOU BE REQUIRING VACCINATIONS, TEMP CHECKS, OR HEALTH SCREENINGS?

At this time, participants will not be required to submit proof of vaccination nor will they be required to submit proof of a negative COVID-19 test. Prior to and on race day, we ask that any participants or spectators experiencing a cough, fever, shortness of breath, or any other symptoms of illness stay or go home for the safety of themselves and others in the community. We encourage anyone who is eligible to get vaccinated.

Learn more about Covid-19 vaccines, boosters, and basic prevention measures here.

HOW CAN I STAY INFORMED ABOUT THE EVENT AND MY RACE?

We encourage you to follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and check your email regularly for updates leading up to the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon.

WHAT TIME IS SUNRISE AND HOW IS THE CLIMATE IN INDIANAPOLIS IN EARLY NOVEMBER?

Day Sunrise Avg. Temp. Avg. High Avg. Low
1 8:13 a.m. 50°F 59°F 42°F
2 8:14 a.m. 49°F 58°F 39°F
3 8:15 a.m. 46°F 55°F 38°F
4 8:16 a.m. 47°F 55°F 40°F
5 8:17 a.m. 48°F 57°F 40°F
6* 7:19 a.m. 47°F 55°F 38°F
7 7:20 a.m. 46°F 56°F 37°F

SOURCES: Source / Source

* Hours shift because clocks change backward one hour.

ARE THERE HOTEL BLOCKS AND SPECIAL RATES FOR OVERNIGHT STAYS?

We work with Visit Indy to provide blocks of hotel rooms at special group rates for you and your guests. Please click HERE to review hotel options and make your reservation(s) at available hotels. Our blocks sell out fast – book early!

WHO CAN HELP ME MAKE OR MANAGE MY HOTEL RESERVATION(S)?

We partner with Visit Indy to manage reservations at our contracted hotels. Contact the Visit Indy Housing Bureau at housing@visitindy.com or 317.262.8191 for assistance.

Housing Bureau Office Hours: Monday – Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET

I’M FLYING TO INDIANAPOLIS FOR THE RACE. WHAT GROUND TRANSPORTATION OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE?

Traveling to and around Indianapolis is easy, convenient, and affordable, whatever mode you choose. Once you are downtown, visitors find Indianapolis to be highly walkable and easily navigated.

IndyGo offers convenient and affordable mass transit services. For information visit WWW.INDYGO.NET.

The estimated taxi fare between IND and downtown is 35 USD (one way).

The estimated shared ride service between IND and downtown is 25 USD (one way).

WHERE SHOULD I PARK FOR THE MONUMENTAL HEALTH & FITNESS EXPO AND ON RACE DAY?

Please visit our PARKING PAGE for more information.

WHERE AND WHEN IS PACKET PICKUP?

Please visit our Race Weekend Schedule for information about Packet Pickup.

CAN SOMEONE ELSE PICK UP MY PACKET?

Yes. They must present the email that includes your ASSIGNED RACE BIB NUMBER or a copy of your government-issued photo ID. Digital or printed copies of the email and government-issued photo ID are acceptable for Packet Pickup.

MAY I PICK UP MY PACKET ON RACE DAY?

New for 2022 – You can purchase Race Day Packet Will Call when you register or add it later by logging into your Beyond Monumental participant account and selecting Buy Products

This is a great option if you are traveling from out of town and not able to make it to the Monumental Health & Fitness Expo on Thursday, November 3, or Friday, November 4. Quantities are limited and subject to availability.

We will share the hours and location for Race Day Packet Will Call in pre-race communications if you purchase this product.

WHAT ARE THE HOURS AND LOCATION FOR GEAR CHECK?

Please visit our Race Weekend Schedule for information about Gear Check.

WHAT BAG MAY I USE FOR GEAR CHECK AND HOW SHOULD I LABEL MY BAG?

You will receive a clear plastic bag during Packet Pickup at the Monumental Health and Fitness Expo. YOU MUST USE THIS BAG AS YOUR GEAR CHECK BAG. All other bags will be turned away. Use the pull-off tag on your bib to label your gear check bag. We recommend attaching the tag to your bag before arriving at Gear Check on Race Day.

All bags are subject to search. Unattended bags not within the Gear Check area will be removed by Security. Any gear left at the gear check tent after 3:00 p.m. on race day will be donated to a local charity.

IS THERE A TIME LIMIT FOR EACH RACE?

The time limit is 6.5 hours for the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon. The course will close on a rolling schedule, with the finish line closing at 3:00 p.m. Marathon runners must maintain a minimum pace of 15:00 per mile to finish ahead of the course closure. Marathon participants must reach the Marathon/Half Marathon course split (between miles 7 & 8) by 10:15 a.m. to continue the race.

Half Marathon runners must maintain a minimum pace of 15:00 per mile for the first ten (10) miles to finish ahead of course closure.

The 5K course requires a minimum pace of 18:00 per mile.

CAN I CONTINUE RUNNING ON THE COURSE IF I DON’T COMPLETE THE RACE PRIOR TO COURSE CLOSURE?

Continuing on the course after course closure is at your own risk. You will be asked by the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department to move off the streets to allow for vehicle traffic. No times are recorded after 3:00 p.m. for either the marathon or half marathon. Finisher medals will be awarded only to those finishing within the specified time limit.

CAN I LEAVE THE COURSE AND COME BACK?

You will be disqualified if you leave the course.

WHAT HAPPENS IF I COMPLETE A DIFFERENT RACE DISTANCE THAN MY REGISTERED RACE DISTANCE?

We encourage you to officially upgrade/downgrade and make other changes to your race registration prior to the race start to ensure all results are correct and official. Our participant tracking through Tracx will attempt to follow any changes throughout the race.

IS RUNNER TRACKING AVAILABLE?

Yes! Download the Beyond Monumental mobile app in your favorite app store and select the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon to track your favorite participants, review the Race Weekend schedule, and more…all from the palm of your hand!

  

 

WILL EACH RACE BE CERTIFIED?

The CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon is certified by USATF. All USATF rules apply.

IS THE COURSE A BOSTON QUALIFIER?

Yes! Many people PR due to the flat and fast nature of our course!

WHAT ITEMS ARE REQUIRED ON THE COURSE?

You must wear your race bib at all times.

WHAT ITEMS ARE NOT ALLOWED AND/OR NOT RECOMMENDED ON THE COURSE?

You WILL NOT be allowed to participate with animals, bicycles, baby joggers, strollers, roller skates, inline skates, or any other not approved wheeled devices.

We recommend you do not wear a headset so you can hear important information along the course.

For information and general policy on handcycles, push duos, and push rim wheelchairs, please email info@beyondmonumental.org.

WILL I RECEIVE A FINISHER MEDAL?

You will receive a finisher medal if you complete the Marathon, Half Marathon, or 5K before the courses close.

Marathon and Half Marathon finishers will receive a 15th Anniversary medal in the Finish Chute. Participants eligible for the 4-Year Medal Series (2018, 2019, 2021, 2022) will receive instructions prior to Race Day to pick up their “Y” medal in the Post Race Area.

You will not receive a finisher medal if you complete the race after the course closure or if you do not complete the race. *

* Please review the question above: “Is there a time limit for each race?”.

WHERE DO I PICK UP MY INDYTHON MEDAL OR CHARM?

You can pick up your medal or charm after the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon in the Results Tent.

If you are a first-time INDYTHON participant you will receive the base INDYTHON medal and corresponding charm commemorating your achievement. Receive charms – and miles of bragging rights for a whole year – for every INDYTHON you complete! Visit indython.com for more information.

HOW CAN I PERSONALIZE THE BACK OF MY MEDAL WITH MY NAME AND FINISHING TIME?

Log in to your BEYOND MONUMENTAL PARTICIPANT ACCOUNT and pre-purchase medal engraving no later than 11:59 p.m. ET on October 30, 2022, to receive discounted, pre-event pricing.

Purchase engraving for $20.00 on Race Day at the medal engraving tent which will be located in the Post Race Celebration area.

WILL I GET MY THROW-AWAY ITEMS BACK?

No. All items (clothes, hats, gloves, etc.) discarded along the course will be picked up and donated to a local charity.

To help make the race start experience as safe as possible for all participants, please discard throw-away items over the fence to help keep the roadway clear of hazards.

When on the course please discard clothing on sidewalks and at Aid Stations when possible.

WILL THE MARATHON AND HALF MARATHON HAVE PACERS?

Yes, we will have pacers for both races.

Marathon paces covered will be, at a minimum: 3:00, 3:05, 3:10, 3:15, 3:20, 3:25, 3:30, 3:35, 3:40, 3:45, 3:50, 3:55, 4:00, 4:15, 4:30, 4:45, 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, and 6:33.

Half marathon paces covered will be, at a minimum: 1:30, 1:35, 1:40, 1:45, 1:50, 1:55, 2:00, 2:10, 2:20, 2:30, and a 15:00 pace sweeper through 10M.

Other paces may be available as interest and number of pacers allow.

HOW WILL THE STARTING AREA AND WAVES WORK ON RACE MORNING?

The 2021 CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon and Half Marathon will use a wave start. What does a wave start mean?

– The race will have multiple start times.
– The Marathon and Half Marathon will be broken into separate “waves” of participants, based on the expected finish times provided during registration.
– Participants will line up in their pre-assigned wave as indicated on their race bib. Participants may move back to a slower wave, but will not be allowed to move up to a faster wave on Race Day. Please reach out to  with any questions.
– The event is chip timed so your official time will remain unaffected.

Less congestion in the early miles, at water stops, and throughout the course may result in faster finish times and a better race overall experience.

WILL ENERGY GELS BE AVAILABLE ON THE COURSE?

Yes, GU energy gels will be available along the Monumental Marathon course near miles 10.5, 15.5, and 22 and near mile 8.5 of the Monumental Half Marathon course. The expected flavors are Tri-Berry with caffeine, Vanilla Bean with caffeine, and Strawberry Banana.

WHAT HYDRATION WILL BE PROVIDED ON THE COURSE?

On-course hydration will be provided by Beyond Monumental’s official hydration provider, Nuun Hydration. Nuun Endurance Lemon Lime is the expected flavor available on the full and half marathon courses.

HOW MANY RESTROOMS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON THE COURSE?

Port-o-lets will be available at the start and finish lines and at all aid stations. We ask that you please be kind and courteous to the Indianapolis residents and neighborhoods.

WHAT IF I NEED MEDICAL ATTENTION DURING THE RACE?

There will be twenty-one (21) aid stations with medical support on the course, including one at the start line and one at the finish line.

An ambulance will be called to transport participants to a local hospital for medical emergencies. The participant is responsible for any medical fees, including ambulance transport.

IMPORTANT: It is recommended that you write any medical conditions, medications, allergies, and emergency contacts on the backside of your race bib. You must wear your race bib at all times during the event.

WHAT IF I HAVE TO DISCARD SOMETHING ON THE COURSE?

Beyond Monumental is committed to respecting the neighborhoods, parks, and communities that host our events.

No littering is permitted on the course. Discard wrappers, bottles, water cups, energy gels, and any other disposable items near the twenty-one (21) aid stations along the course or with any course marshal or volunteer.

Participants not adhering to this rule may be disqualified from the event.

“Throw-away” clothes will be collected and donated to a local shelter.

WHAT GREEN INITIATIVES HAVE YOU IMPLEMENTED FOR THE RACE?

Beyond Monumental is committed to making our races sustainable for our local community. Beyond Monumental and our partners have held a long-time dedication to recycling, reusing, and reducing trash from our events. In addition to the steps we take to reduce the footprint of our events, we are committed to reducing printing by 25% in the year 2022.

Please visit our Green Initiatives page for more information.

COULD BAD WEATHER OR OTHER CONDITIONS DELAY OR CANCEL THE RACE?

Extreme weather (such as lightning, high winds, snow, ice, extreme temperature, etc.) could cause the event to be delayed or canceled. There are also instances of other emergency situations (such as power outages, city-wide alerts, etc.) that could affect the start, continuance, and/or completion of the event or select races.

Download the event app and allow push notifications to receive the most timely updates. Search for Beyond Monumental in your preferred app store, download the app, and select the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon from the race options.

We will provide updates about event/race delay(s) or cancellation(s) as quickly as possible through Facebook, Twitter, and our event website.

 

WHAT HAPPENS IF EXTREME WEATHER HAPPENS DURING THE EVENT?

If extreme weather or an emergency situation becomes an issue, the Command Group will meet and determine the status/future of the event. Depending on the situation, the event may be delayed or canceled. Information will be relayed to the race committee. Participants will be notified along the course by course monitors and race officials. Participants will be required to use their best judgment, based on the situation, as to the next best course of action.

Download the event app and allow push notifications to receive the most timely updates. Search for Beyond Monumental in your preferred app store, download the app, and select the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon from the race options.

We will also provide updates about event/race delay(s) or cancellation(s) as quickly as possible through Facebook and our event website.

IF THE RACE IS CANCELED DUE TO EXTREME WEATHER WILL REFUNDS BE OFFERED?

No, refunds will not be offered if the race is canceled due to extreme weather.

WHO WILL RECEIVE AGE GROUP AWARDS?

MARATHON – Top three male, female, and non-binary finishers by chip time. 16-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over

HALF MARATHON – Top three male, female, and non-binary finishers by chip time.10-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over

5K – Top three male, female, and non-binary finishers by chip time. ​ 11 & under, 12-15, 16-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over

Elite Athletes are not eligible for age group awards.

WHEN AND WHERE WILL AWARDS BE DISTRIBUTED?

All finishers will receive a medal in the Finish Chute.

The top 3 finishers in each age group will earn an Age Group Award!

 – 5K age group winners must pick up their award at the Results & Awards Tent on Race Day. Be sure to hang out and enjoy the Post Race Celebration to see if you receive an Age Group Award!
– Marathon and Half Marathon age group winners will be notified via email after the race results are finalized.

Beyond Monumental is committed to making our races sustainable for our local community. Marathon and Half Marathon age group winners must submit an Age Group Award Claim Form within seven days of notification. Beyond Monumental will review and verify all claims. Confirmed age group winners can expect to receive their award approximately 4-6 weeks after Race Weekend.

Elite Athletes are not eligible for Age Group Awards.

WHAT IS THE PRIZE MONEY FOR OVERALL PLACE WINNERS?

Please visit the Elite Athlete Information page for prize information.

HOW CAN I CHECK MY RESULTS?

There are many different ways to check your results after you finish. Scan the QR code on your participant bib to access live results or visit the Results & Awards Tent in the Post Race Celebration to receive a printout of your finish time. 

You may also view live results at www.monumentalmarathon.com or download the Beyond Monumental mobile app in your favorite app store and select the CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon.

  

 

If you have questions about results, please visit the Results & Awards Tent during the race or e-mail info@beyondmonumental.org after the race.

WILL RACE DAY PHOTOS BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE?

MarathonFoto will have photographers on hand to capture the event. You can choose from the available photos of your heroic effort. You can pre-purchase your MARATHONFOTO PACKAGE before the race here or by logging into your BEYOND MONUMENTAL PARTICIPANT ACCOUNT and selecting Buy Products.