site created by: James P. Killmer 2017

2020 HARLINGEN MARATHON

26.2, 13.1, RELAY & 5K 

ATHLETE INFORMATION GUIDE

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 09, 2020

                       

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

PACKET PICK UP AND REGISTRATION

LOCATION: Harlingen Community Center

201 East Madison Avenue

Harlingen Texas 78550

                                            

IMPORTANT:  THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION AND PACKET OR BIB PICK UP.

UNABLE TO PICK UP YOUR PACKET? 

NO WORRIES. 

Ask a friend or a running buddy to pick it up from you. 

Just send them your printed registration confirmation,

copy of your ID and simple authorization note.

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2018

5:00 AM

ATHLETES ARRIVAL TIME

 

6:30 AM

26.2 RUNNERS START BOTH SOLO AND RELAY

    

7:00 AM

13.1 RUNNERS START

 

6:30 AM ~ 6:45 AM

Relay Bus leaves from Fair Park to IWO Jima station.

IMPORTANT: 

Relay participants, there will be no transportation going to the 2nd leg of 26.2 Relay. Make sure to coordinate with your team members to make arrangement for transportation to that station.

 

7:05 AM

ZUMBATHON

8:00 AM

5K START

 

9:00 AM

5K TOP FINISHERS AWARDS

 

9:30 AM ~10:00 AM

13.1 TOP FINISHERS AWARDS

 

10:00 AM

PERFORMANCE BY

RISING SCHOLARS DANCE TEAM

 

10:30 AM ~ 11:00 AM

26.2 TOP FINISHERS AWARDS

 

2:00 PM

CUT OFF TIME FOR 26.2 RUNNERS BOTH SOLO AND RELAYS.

 

RACE DAY PARKING

Athletes and supporters are advised to arrive early as there will closure of some roads leading to the event site.  Also delay is expected if you are coming from Expressway 77. Parking available side and back of Casa de Amistad (in front of the White Wing Stadium).

 

FINISHER JACKET

13.1 & 26.2 SOLO Finishers only 

Athletes, if you made it to registration cut off for the FINISHER jacket, as soon as you finish the race,  GO to Athlete’s Guild result tent and print out your race details.  Present this at the tent to claim your finisher jacket.  Wear it proud.  You earned it.

 DO NOT FORGET TO SHOW YOUR APPRECIATION TO OUR VOLUNTEERS AND POLICE OFFICERS OUT THERE SUPPORTING AND KEEPING YOU SAFE! HAVE A FUN RACE!!!

 

CELEBRATE YOUR FINISH

 WEAR YOU FINISHER JACKET AND MEDAL

DON’T FORGET TO TAKE A SELFIE OR A SOLO OR GROUP PICTURE AND BRAG ABOUT YOUR ACCOMPLISHMENT

ENJOY THE FOOD PREPARED BY OUR LOCAL FOOD VENDORS

BRING OUT YOUR LAWN CHAIR AND HANG OUT WITH US AS WE

CONTINUE TO CHEER THE RUNNERS COMING IN TO FINISH THEIR RUN.

 

WE APPRECIATE YOUR PARTICIPATION AND IN BEHALF OF THE CITY OF HARLINGEN TEXAS, WE SAY…….

 

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!

&

THANK YOU.

 

HOPE TO SEE YOU AGAIN NEXT YEAR!!!