Dear Austin Neighborhood Associations,
On January 25, 2015 the 3M Marathon will take place on the streets of Austin. An estimated 7,000 runners will take part in the Half Marathon. The Half Marathon will benefit Girlstart, a program dedicated to the advancement of female leadership by providing year-round, intensive suite of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education programs for K-12 girls. The race will begin at 7:00 AM near Stonelake Blvd. near York Blvd. and conclude with a post-race festival located at 16th St. at N. Congress Ave.
The route utilizes Stonelake Blvd., Braker Ln., Burnet Rd., Shoal Creek Blvd., 45th St., Duval Rd., San Jacinto Blvd., and other local roads. Please see the attached map [below] for the 2015 race route.
Roads along the route will begin closing at 6:00 am and will remain closed until the last runner passes. Cross traffic will be allowed to cross the route at certain intersections staffed by officers from the Austin Police Department; for detailed road closure information please visit www.3mhalfmarathon.com.
If you have any further questions, please email road.closures [Email address: road.closures #AT# conleysport.com - replace #AT# with @ ] or call 512-476-RACE (7223). For City of Austin inquiries, please contact Betty Torres, 974-2779, Betty.Torres [Email address: Betty.Torres #AT# austintexas.gov - replace #AT# with @ ]. Special Events Hotline is 974-6501 or you may visit their website at www.austintexas.gov/ACE.
3M Half Marathon