18. February 2018 - 7:00 till 14:00
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Austin Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K | Austin Marathon | Sunday, 18. February 2018

The 27th Anniversary of The Austin Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K will fill Austin’s streets with over 17,000 runners on Feb 18, 2018.

Runners are treated to experience Austin at its best. They race along open roads that pass iconic landmarks such as UT Tower, The I Love You Mural and Austin Power Plant; enjoy miles of Austin unique neighborhoods such as SOCO district and Hyde Park; and are greeted by cheering crowds as they close in on the finish line in front of the Texas State Capitol on historic Congress Ave.

Being a part of the Austin Marathon guarantees a great time and some amazing perks, including:

Super cool participant shirts - unique to each distance!
Belt Buckle Finisher Medals
Professional Timing with Live Tracking
Race coverage streamed LIVE online
Mobile App to keep up to date
Beer Garden & Food Trucks
and more!
  • If I couldn’t register for this marathon, is it posible that I can run even If I don’t win a medal?
  • Am so excited to be here
  • Does anyone know if all the runners start at the same time or are we staggered? I couldn’t find anything on the website?
  • David Dvorak and the missus doing the 5K.
  • Is there an option for race day packet-pickup?
  • Anybody know someone who might wants my voucher/coupon for the 5k - I won't be able to run tomorrow unfortunately.
  • Pinole Blue will be giving away free samples of Chocolate and sweetened Pinole along with their pumpkin spice Atole! Come try this famous drink used by the ultra Tarahumara runners. Be sure to stop by!
  • I have not gotten any information about packet pickup... Has this been released?
  • I signed up to be cheering up for y’all and the Japanese team that day! Give it your best! Ganbarou! 🙌🏼👍🏼🤘🏼✌🏼😊
  • I am from Houston and will need work on Saturday. Can I pick up the package on the race day?
  • I'm just realizing we have to run up 11th st from Red River at the 26th mile to get to the finish line. That is diabolical!
  • Question: I am traveling until Saturday afternoon...are there *really no alternative packet pickup options?
  • We're getting some bib and tracking questions: don't forget, you can check that information on our website! http://bit.ly/AM18tracking Click on Live Athlete Tracking for your distance. When the new page opens put in your name and viola!
  • I have trained for 10 months for the Austin Half Marathon,after having heart surgery one year ago this month.When people ask me if I am ready for this I tell them that I have trained too hard and have come too far to fail now...failure is not an option for me,I will finish and earn my medal...BTW,I feel great and my doctor says I have fully recovered...see you all on Sunday!
  • All of your hard work is about to pay off this Sunday. #RunAustin18
  • Hey, unfortunate events happened with a torn ACL, Meniscus, and detached patella. Needless to say I cannot run.😫 Do y’all do deferments so I can have my spot for next year? Please help!
  • Is this rain or shine? Haven't signed up yet. Not sure since the weather looks not very good.
  • When will BIB #'s be assigned?
  • How do I upgrade to a half from 5K or does anyone want to sell me their transfer bib?
  • Search Austin Marathon in your app store and download the app today! Great way to plan your race weekend and have friends and family track you on race day. 7 days!
  • Hello Im looking for a bib to run. Can meet you at palmer on friday. Pm me. Thanks.
  • Can the race be canceled due to rain? It’s forecast to rain on Sunday.
  • What's in the post race bag? Last year I received a bag of salty chips which wasn't helpful after running 13 miles. I'm planning what to pack and want to know what nutritious food will be offered to runners as we cross the finish line. Thanks!
  • Join us at 6:30 p.m. this Friday, Feb. 9th, at Rogue Running for their annual Austin Marathon & Half Marathon Prep & Pump! bit.ly/2EHGhiy Don't live in Austin? Tune in to the livestream from the Austin Marathon Facebook page!
  • Make sure friends and family know they can send you motivational #RunAustin18 messages for free through the Motigo app! Details - bit.ly/2Er7XIw