Watch Live: 2018 Mount Marathon Race

Watch Live: 2018 Mount Marathon Race

KTVA is the official TV station for the race and the best place to watch the action live. 

For the first time, women outbid men in Mt. Marathon bib auction

For the first time, women outbid men in Mt. Marathon bib auction

For the first time in Mt. Marathon history, the women outbid the men in the annual auction the night before the race.

Mount Marathon: A look at a few contenders

Mount Marathon: A look at a few contenders

Weather should be warm this time around.

Running Mount Marathon Wednesday? You'll earn that finish

Running Mount Marathon Wednesday? You'll earn that finish

Heat likely to be on for the Alaskan classic

Frontiers 114: Spirit of Mt. Marathon

Frontiers 114: Spirit of Mt. Marathon

Even if you not a running enthusiast – and I certainly am not — there’s something about the Mt. Marathon Race in Seward on July 4th that draws you in.

Hikers, racers deal with snow-capped Mt. Marathon

Hikers, racers deal with snow-capped Mt. Marathon

It may be June but hikers and racers are dealing with a snow-capped Mt. Marathon.

2018 Mount Marathon registrations open

2018 Mount Marathon registrations open

Runners are lining up to run in Seward’s world-famous Mount Marathon Race, as a one-month registration period to take on Alaska’s toughest footrace begins Thursday.

Photos: Scenes from 2017 Mount Marathon

Hundreds of people from around the world lined up to take on Mount Marathon. Here’s a look at some of the scenes from the juniors, men’s and women’s races.

2017 Mount Marathon Race results: Alaskans sweep again

2017 Mount Marathon Race results: Alaskans sweep again

The winners of the 2017 Mount Marathon Race are decided– and for the second year in a row, Alaskans have swept first place in all three races.

Watch: 2017 Mount Marathon Races

Watch: 2017 Mount Marathon Races

Live coverage of the Mount Marathon Race July 4, 2017

Skiing and mountain running go hand in hand for Scott Patterson

Skiing and mountain running go hand in hand for Scott Patterson

Scott Patterson is from Anchorage — graduated from South High School in 2010, and earned a degree in mechanical engineering at the University of Vermont.

Allie Ostrander returns to Mount Marathon

Allie Ostrander returns to Mount Marathon

At just 20 years old, Allie Ostrander is already a familiar face on Mount Marathon. “It’s a tradition now, the summer doesn’t feel complete without a race up and down this mountain,” she said.

Running Mount Marathon with limited vision

Running Mount Marathon with limited vision

Running up and down Mount Marathon has become a yearly event for 12-year-old Rennick Heatwole. He first ran the Junior race in 2014.

81 years old and competing on Mount Marathon

81 years old and competing on Mount Marathon

What does it take to compete in Mount Marathon? Not youth. Chad Resari is hitting the mountain at the seasoned age of 81.

An expert’s guide to Mount Marathon

An expert’s guide to Mount Marathon

Looking up from downtown Seward, Mount Marathon looks pretty daunting, and the people who run up this mountain will tell you — it is.

Mount Marathon race field shaping up

Mount Marathon race field shaping up

The 3,022 foot rock awaits. There’s still snow on the ground, but July Fourth doesn’t seem that far away.

Interview: Palmer’s Christy Marvin on competition at Mount Marathon

Interview: Palmer’s Christy Marvin on competition at Mount Marathon

Monday, July 4, 2016 would be Christy Marvin’s day. She picked up her second Mount Marathon championship in four years.

Photos: Moments of celebration at Mount Marathon’s ‘Victory Rock’

Photos: Moments of celebration at Mount Marathon’s ‘Victory Rock’

After climbing 3,022 vertical feet, runners descended down through snow, rocks, roots and mud, finally reaching ‘Victory Rock’ at the base of the mountain.

Results: Alaskans sweep Mount Marathon events

Results: Alaskans sweep Mount Marathon events

Christy Marvin, 35, of Palmer, won the women’s race — making it a clean Alaska sweep in every category for the annual race.

Photos: Mount Marathon, as it happened

Photos: Mount Marathon, as it happened

The annual Fourth of July Mount Marathon race kicked off at 9 a.m. Monday in Seward with the junior racers.