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Road Closure & Safety

No blades, skates, bikes, skateboards, strollers, baby joggers, cars or pets are allowed on the course. The use of headsets is strongly discouraged.

The Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K welcome slower participants. The Half Marathon & 5K welcome walkers. Slower participants and walkers are asked to start at the back of the pack.

The Marathon does not have a Walkers Division. Road closures and controlled roads are for five hours, between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. All participants whose pace is slower than 11:27 per mile in the Marathon and 22:54 per mile in the Half Marathon should move to the side of the road and follow normal traffic laws when the road reopens at 2:00 p.m. Support services on the course such as medical and water will be phased out by 3 p.m. We will keep services available at the finish line on a limited basis, the finish line must be dismantled at 3:00 p.m. Participants will continue to receive an official finishing time until 3:00 p.m.