|When is Portland Marathon in 2016?|
The date of the Portland Marathon in 2016 is Sunday, October 2nd.
|What is Portland Marathon?|
The Portland Marathon is a marathon held every year in Portland, Oregon, United States. First held in 1972, the marathon typically occurs on the first Sunday in the month of October and features more than 10,000 runners on an annual basis. The entire event includes a full marathon, 1/2 marathon, a family walk, a kid's fun run and an obstacle course. The race course begins and ends near the Chapman, Lownsdale, and Schrunk Parks in Downtown Portland. The course records for the Portland Marathon are 2:17:21 by Uli Steidl (men's, 1997) and 2:36:40 by Hiromi Yokoyama (women's, 1991).