Daufuskie Island Ultra Marathon
The Daufuskie Island Ultra offers three different distances!
13.1, 26.2, 39.3 - half-marathon, marathon, triple half-marathon
The course is USATF certified for 13.1, 26.2 and 39.3 miles, making it a qualifier for other marathons nation-wide.
The course follows many of the highlights of Daufuskie Island such as Haig Point Lighthouse, Freeport, Daufuskie Marsh Tacky Society, Tabby Circle overlooking the Atlantic and, the famous "Painted Houses" off Driftwood Cottage lane.
Consider making this a weekend getaway runcation so that you may have time to explore this lovely, rustic island.
More information will be provided in the coming weeks regarding ferrying over to Daufuskie Island from Hilton Head.
The beneficiary of 2020 race will be the Daufuskie Island Conservancy.
The Daufuskie Marathon and Ultra has donated the following:
The 2018 race raised $500 for DIHF.
The 2019 race raised $360 for DIHF.
The 2019 race raised $260 for the Daufuskie Marsh Tacky Society
The 2019 race raised $260 for the Daufuskie Conservancy
The top male and female of each race will have their names, race and finish times engraved on bricks which will line the walkway at the Daufuskie island Historical Foundation's garden.