Is the JetBlue Long Beach Marathon and Half Marathon course certified? Twain April 17, 2019 18:28 Both the half marathon and marathon courses are certified by USATF. The marathon course is a Boston qualifying event. Related articles What do I need to bring with me to pick up my packet? Can I get dropped off at the start line? Are strollers allowed on course? Is this event compatible for handcycle or wheelchair participants? Can someone else pick up my race packet?