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Race Date: Sunday, March 19, 2017

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Location: Alamo Plaza

Address: 300 Alamo Plaza

City: san antonio

State/Terr: Texas

Zip: 78205

Country: USA

Description:

The ALAMO 13.1 HALF and The Krispy Kreme Doughnut Dash 6.2 & 3.1, THE Original Home Grown, Down Home, Spring Time 1/2 Marathon, 10k & 5k in San Antonio.  

Your day will start with a multiple musket volley at the historic cradle of liberty, The Alamo, as you pulsate past some of San Antonio’s best cultural icons on your way back to The Alamo and an amazing post race party.

 

Event details and schedule

March 19, 2017

START TIME ~ March 19th, 2017 ~ 7:45AM

7:15-7:30: Gather in front of The Alamo at Start Line on Alamo Street and get lined up

7:30: Final Instructions/Prayer/National Anthem

7:45:  ALAMO 13.1 Half START with live multiple Musket Volley

***BAG CHECK***  We will have bag check for our runners starting at 6:15am.   Please make sure your bag is marked with your bib#.  Bag Check will be located just South of the BIG yellow gazebo near the Menger Hotel front facade.

RACE DAY PARKING

All street metered parking on streets north of The Alamo are FREE on Sundays.  The City has parking garages at 240 E. Houston & at 400 N. Saint Mary’s that are only a few blocks from The Alamo with very reasonable rates as seen here:  http://www.sanantonio.gov/ccdo/parking/parkingmap.aspx

The COURSE

We are excited to treat you to what we believe to be one of the most scenic running courses around.  Our historic course takes in THE best that San Antonio has to offer; showcasing the cultural icons that reflect the wonder of our fine community.

From the boom of the historic multiple musket volley you’ll zip past The Alamo and down historic Houston Street with the likes of the Buckhorn Museum and the Majestic Theatre.  Then around to intimate Crockett Street and a sweet view of the River Walk and past The Alamo again.  You’ll be treated to some amazing views as you head up to Dignowity Hill Park and across the classic Hays Street Pedestrian Bridge with its magnificent vista of downtown San Antonio.  Next up is another famous brewery that has become the San Antonio Art Museum and then over through the heart of The Pearl and past Brackenridge Golf Course, the site of so many famous golf tourneys.  Slide on thru the tranquil trees and chase a few ducks off the path of Brackenridge Park as you take in the active sounds of wild animals at the Zoo just feet from your pace.  Next up, jump on the sweet Museum Reach of the River Walk and under the colorful large fish art display.  Exit the River Walk at the handsome Tobin Center for Performing Arts boat ramp, zoom across Broadway as you begin your kick and back to a cascade of applause down the histoic cobblestones to The Alamo Finish.

Course Time Limits: You will have plenty of time to complete the course with a 4 HOUR TIME LIMIT.  This is an easy 18 min. mile pace.

We’ll have plenty of Aid Stations every 1 – 1.5 miles stocked with plenty of water & Gatorade to replenish you.

FREE Phone Tracker App

This race offers a tracker app so your family and friends can know where you are on the course.

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The RELAY ~ 2-Person

RELAY folks enjoy The Alamo Start and move on over to the luxury shuttles on E. Houston Street at the end of the cobblestones on the north end of The Alamo across the street from the Emily Morgan Hotel.  Shuttles will take you to the 6.55 Mile Relay Point at the southern end of Lions Field at Avenue B just off Broadway.  RELAY runners will cross the 1/2 way point timing mat and then simply tag their running partner.  Both will have their own race bibs with timing chips on the back of each bib.  Each runner in the relay will run 6.55 miles.


PACKET PICKUP & EXPO – ***NEW LOCATION***

Saturday, March 18th – Alamo Beer – 11AM-5PM – 202 Lamar St. – San Antonio, TX.

– FREE Parking / fresh, chilled Alamo Beer / food trucks / live entertainment / amazing Vendors

If you are picking up a packet for a friend or family member,  you must have them SIGN THIS WAIVER and bring it with you in order to receive their packet.

VENDORS FIXIN’ TO BE AT OUR EXPO (bring lots of dough (& credit cards) to lay on our fine sponsors!):

HOKA
Altra
ON Running
Krispy Kreme
Texas Beach Boutique
TensErgo
Alamo City Cryotherapy
EnergyX Fitness
The Ultimate Gift of Life
Austin Tri-Cyclist
Bondi Band
Arbonne

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