On February 16, 2014 the Austin Marathon and Half Marathon will take place on the streets of Austin. An estimated 20,000 runners and 20,000 spectators will take part in the Marathon and Half Marathon. The 2014 Austin Marathon and Half Marathon will benefit 33 local charities through the “Austin Gives Miles” program.
The race will begin at 7:00am on Congress Ave near 16th Street and conclude with a post race festival located between 5th and 11th street on historic Congress Ave.
The route utilizes Congress Ave., South 1st St., Cesar Chavez St., Winsted Ln., Enfield Rd., Exposition Blvd., 35th St., Bull Creek Rd., Shoal Creek Blvd., Great Northern Blvd., Foster Ln., Arroyo Seco, Woodrow Ave., North Loop Blvd., 53rd St., Duval St., MLK Blvd., San Jacinto Blvd. and other local roads. Please see the attached map for the 2014 race route.
Roads along the route will begin closing at 6:00am and will remain closed until the last runner passes. For more road closure information please see the attached road closure document.
A comprehensive traffic control plan, which will be approved by the City of Austin Right-of-Way Management, will be used to position barricades along the route. Cross traffic will be allowed to cross the route at certain intersections staffed by officers from the Austin Police Department. City of Austin required public notice signs will go out along the route, 14 days prior to the event along with letters to business and residences.
If you have any questions, please visit www.youraustinmarathon.com
or email danny [Email address: danny #AT# conleysports.com - replace #AT# with @ ]
Download AustinMarathonRoadClosure 2014 for further information.