Course Description

The CityDash 4-Person Open Relay takes place on the FULL MARATHON course, with three relay exchanges.

Leg 1 participants start at the same time and in the same location as the full and half marathoners – 6:30 a.m.

Leg 2, 3, and 4 relay runners will be bused to their respective exchange zone, via our First Student UBOAR Shuttle buses. They should report to the relay bus loading area on Eggleston and Butler, located 1.5 miles from the marathon start. See below under Course Logistics for the exact location and departure times of Leg 2, 3, and 4.

Please note: Participants on the Marathon course are required to maintain a pace of 16 min/mile. Participant services cannot be guaranteed for those beyond the 16 min/mile pace.

Leg Starting LocationLeg DistanceTotal Distance
1 Start Line to Eden Park at Mirror Lake 6.38 miles 6.38 miles
2 Eden Park at Mirror Lake to E. Hyde Park 5.36 miles 11.74 miles
3 E. Hyde Park to Eastern at Linwood 7.45 miles 19.19 miles
4 Eastern at Linwood to Finish Line 7.01 miles 26.2 miles

Relay Logistics

LegFirst Student Shuttle Bus Departure LocationDeparture Times
1 Start Line on Elm Street Before race start at 6:30 AM
2 Butler and East 3rd Street 5:40 AM – 5:55 AM
3 Culvert and East 3rd Street 6:10 AM – 6:35 AM
4 Eggleston and East 3rd-5th Street 7:00 AM – 7:20 AM

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