Athletes with Disabilities

The PNC Milwaukee Marathon welcomes athletes with disabilities and will have a Wheelchair Division in its Half Marathon and 5K race.

Program Information

  • AWD division for both the Half Marathon and 5k Races
  • Special packet pickup area
  • Separate tent near start/finish for gear check and other items
  • Early start times
  • Free entries for injured military

We do not have a Hand Cycle Division and Hand Cycles are not allowed in the Wheelchair Division.

Visually Impaired runners should provide their own guides. They will be given a free entry.

Please send an email with any questions. Special accommodations are available with lodging - check out the best hotels near the Milwaukee Marathon for more information.

We would like to thank the Great Lakes Adaptive Sports Association for their help in managing our AWD Program. This is a wonderful organization which is dedicated to assisting the physically and visually impaired in sports activities. Visit their website at for more information or contact Cindy for more information at  847-283-0908.

We would also like to thank myTEAM TRIUMPH for its support of our AWD program. myTEAM TRIUMPH is 501(c)(3) non-profit athletic mentoring program created for children, teens, adults and veterans with disabilities who would normally not be able to experience endurance events such as triathlons or road races. They are fielding several teams in the PNC Milwaukee Marathon events. For more information or to get involved, click here.