How to register for the 2013 Long Island Marathon, other races

Runners celebrate the 40th annual Long Island Marathon.

Runners celebrate the 40th annual Long Island Marathon. (May 6, 2012) (Credit: X-Team)

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Whether you've been training day and night or plan on hitting the treadmill first thing tomorrow (for real this time!) RXR has a race for you.

If you're in for the long haul, the 41st annual Long Island Marathon (that's 26.2 miles), half-marathon and 10K races are Sunday, May 5, starting on Charles Lindbergh Boulevard in Uniondale and ending at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow.

If short and sweet is more your style, there will be a 5K race, a one-mile run and a Kids Fun Run on Saturday, May 4.

The Kids Fun Run is free and registration is not needed, but register online at run-li.com for the others or download the application and apply by mail to:

The Long Island Marathon

Eisenhower Park

East Meadow, NY 11554

Mail applications must be postmarked by April 15 and online registration must be completed by April 28. Late registration will be accepted in person only during the Sports and Fitness Expo May 4-5.

Races:

Saturday, May 4

8 a.m.

One-mile run from Charles Lindbergh Boulevard to Mitchel Athletic Complex (Must be 6 or older); Advanced registration $19, late registration $20

8:30 a.m.

5K Race from Charles Lindbergh Boulevard to Mitchel Athletic Complex (Must be 11 or older); Advanced registration $32, late registration $36

10:30 a.m.

Kids Fun Run at Mitchel Athletic Complex (Ages 1-11); Free, plus get a medal and racing bib to color

Sunday, May 5

8 a.m.

Marathon from Charles Lindbergh Boulevard to Eisenhower Park (Must be 16 or older); Advanced registration $67, late registration $77

Half Marathon from Charles Lindbergh Boulevard to Eisenhower Park (Must be 16 or older); Advanced registration $57, late registration $67

10K Race from Charles Lindbergh Boulevard to Eisenhower Park (Must be 16 or older); Advanced registration $37, late registration $47

Any participants who need corrections or would like to make registration changes can do so at the solutions desk at participant check-in on Friday or Saturday. To check your registration status or see route details, visit run-li.com.

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