Prepare for 10 streets to be blocked off for Chevron Houston Marathon.
Many elites are trying to qualify for the Boston Marathon, a prestigious race that puts a notable notch in a serious runner’s belt. At his best, he’s nearly unstoppable in the half marathon. Beer that was being handed out by Allen parkway and getting a jello shot from some random girl. I’ve never seen this before, and it is something that should be employed at every marathon. Corral assignments are determined by the predicted finish time of each runner indicated during registration. View the top 200 male or female marathon performances of all time. This intersection, in a uniquely Houston way, has three Starbucks on one corner and an outpouring support of enthusiastic (caffeinated?) fans, lining the streets of River Oaks Shopping Center. That said, Karoki was beaten by Mosinet Geremew in his most recent half in Buenos Aires in August, and Kitata, whom he will face on Sunday, is a stud in his own right. About half-way between the 2nd and 3rd mile markers, the course turns left on Heights Boulevard and heads south across Buffalo Bayou and into Hyde Park, where runners will turn right on West Gray Street. After they pass the museum — the past several miles will have been an almost all-flat stretch through the city — they’ll head north along Montrose Boulevard to the Allen Parkway, where runners turn right for the home stretch back into downtown for the race finish. Walkers are welcome to participate in the half, provided they can keep enough of a pace to finish in four hours. Runners are strongly encouraged to sign up as soon as possible, as this race sells out very early every year. Share your impressions here, or post your review in the Comments box below.
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The 2019 Houston Marathon will be cold, or very cold.
It was 65 at the start, which is no biggie, but the humidity was 95%, which made it very hard to keep cool. Ruti Aga was second woman in 2:18:34 and Tirunesh Dibaba was third in 2:18:55 – marking the first time three women had run sub 2:19 in the same race. Wow!But it didn’t happen, and ultimately Desiree Linden became the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon since 1985. This gives the Houston Marathon the 143rd highest percentage of Boston Marathon qualifiers in the U.S. last year and the 322nd highest percentage in 2017. Not your typical 26.2-miles, it is the perfect location to hold a vast amount of athletes and has the most excellent weather conditions to please just about anyone. His effort in Philly was likely worth sub-59:00 with some competition and better weather. Daniel Taylor, 20 of Whispering Pines NC, was third in 2:43:37.Tara Smallidge, 39 of Portsmouth RI, was second in 3:17:44. Got an early start to make sure everything was setup properly, and I can’t help but notice how well organized this event is.
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Even though the race is held in January, the temperature is moderate (starts off cold, but the sun comes out and provides dry heat). I got a really nice t-shirt, a medal, and a heavy glass mug after I crossed the finish line.