Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio Marathon schedule of events

Published On: Nov 08 2012 02:26:20 PM CST   Updated On: Nov 14 2013 03:02:36 PM CST
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SAN ANTONIO -

Saturday, Nov. 10

8:30 a.m. - ING KiDS ROCK San Antonio
Brackenridge Park, 3700 N. St. Mary's
Start line near zoo entrance; finish line near Joske's Pavilion
2,000 kids in grades K-7 from across the city and many from out of town
Rod Dixon, Olympic medalist and winner of the 1983 New York City Marathon

9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Health & Fitness Expo Presented by Garmin – Free and open to the public
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Halls C-D
200 East Market Street

Sunday, Nov. 11 – Race day

6:45 am - Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio Marathon and 1/2 Marathon benefiting Susan G. Komen
Start Line: Downtown San Antonio (S. Alamo Street and E. Market Street)
Finish Line: Alamodome (Cherry Street)

Race Day Schedule:

6:45 a.m. Bike Tour Start

7:15 a.m. Load press vehicles

7:25 a.m. Wheelchair Invitational Start

7:30 a.m. Runners Start

8:30 a.m. First runner crosses Finish line

9:44 a.m. Men's Elite Marathon Finish (approx.)

10:00 a.m. Women's Elite Marathon Finish (approx.)

11:15 a.m. Post race concert headlined by Jo Dee Messina

New in 2012, the two-day Health & Fitness Expo will take place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. The previous four years the expo had taken place at the Alamodome.
The free Health & Fitness Expo is open to the public on Friday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and will showcase the latest in running and fitness apparel, nutrition and information. All registered runners pick up their race numbers at the Expo.
The 2012 event features a new 3-mile "Mini Marathon" with all the excitement and fanfare of race day, with the same start line downtown and separate finish line in front of the historic Alamo.
Over the five-year history of the event, more than $5.7 million has been raised for charity.
Race weekend registration is available at the Health & Fitness Expo. For more information, please visit RunRocknRoll.com.