Saturday, January 24, 2015, 9:00 AM
I want to personally thank everyone for coming out for this year's race. 82 Runners made donations, which will be distributed to Northwest Harvest, when all totaled will equal $4000. Thank you ALL for your generosity! 50 pairs of shoes were also collected for the Girls Scout Shoe Drive.
If you have pictures - send them my way I will post them.
Pictures from Dave Edgeworth
I am fully aware that I may have missed someone at the finish or that I may have recorded incorrectly. email firstname.lastname@example.org with your updates. Check back again to ensure everything is correct.
19 year old Taylor Isitt wins running in his Debut Half Marathon!
RACE STARTS AT 9:00 AM SHARP!
RUNNERS NEEDING THREE HOURS OR MORE MAY START AT 8:00 AM - I WILL START YOU.
EVERYONE MUST CHECK IN - STARTING AT 7:30 AM - DONATIONS ARE MADE AT THIS TIME.
YOUR RACE NUMBER IS LISTED BELOW - MENTION IT - FOR QUICKER CHECK IN.
PLEASE REMEMBER THAT THE GIRL SCOUTS ARE COLLECTING USED SHOES.
Runners need to email:
First and last name, City and State, DOB, age on January 24, 2015, sex, best half marathon time and predicted half marathon time.
SUGGESTED DONATION PAYABLE ON Day Of Race. Proceeds will go to Northwest Harvest or a local food bank.
What to bring day of race:
-water bottle (cups are not supplied at aid stations)
Shoe Drive: We will also be supporting the local Girl Scouts by collecting used shoes. Collected shoes will be sent to developing countries to be reused or recycled into new items.
Starting address: 13400 Interurban Avenue South, Tukwila, WA 98168
Finishing address: 2666 Alki Avenue SW, Seattle, WA 98116
Included are running directions along the course and driving directions along the course.
Map of the course (run from mile 13.1 of this original GRM course map to 26.2).
Map of the course
Start reading about half way down at mile 13.1
Course (Basics): this race is the second half of the Green River Marathon (GRM)
-Aid station under First Avenue Bridge (just under half way ~ 6.4 miles)
-Supplied with water and Gatorade.
-Toilets: there are no bathrooms at the start, but there are two gas stations and a Starbucks just 1/4 mile to the West.
Since it is the second half of the Green River Marathon - this race will start at 13.1.
Runners can choose to meet near Spuds in Alki at 8:00 AM to car pool back to the start. Runners can also choose to meet at the start and hope for a ride back.
Tukwila To Alki Half Marathon and all volunteers are not responsible for any injuries or deaths. The Tukwila To Alki Half Marathon is a free run; the aid is free, the run is free, there are no bib numbers, there are no awards, and no one is paid. This is a low key run amongst friends. If you require special assistance or are unsure of your abilities please think twice about running 13.1 miles and take necessary precautions. You must have medical clearance from your doctor before you begin any exercise program or running in any half marathons. It is not our intent for anyone to get hurt while running the Tukwila To Alki Half Marathon.