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Posted by Maryanne Salvat On November - 11 - 2012

2012 RACE-AT-A-GLANCE​

Race Date

Sunday, November 18
2nd annual St. Jude Latin Music Miami Beach Half Marathon

 

Location

Miami Beach, Florida
Start Line: Ocean Drive
Finish Line: Lummus Park

The course starts on iconic Ocean Drive in South Beach and features more than six miles of oceanfront running. Enjoy spectacular views of the Port of Miami cruise ship terminal, Star, Palm, Hibiscus, and Fisher Islands and the dramatic downtown skyline before return a unique finish line on the sand at Lummus Park.

Participants

3,500 participants expected in the half marathonand relay

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, one of the world’s premier centers for the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other deadly childhood diseases, is the new title partner as well as the official benefiting charity of the race.

 

Entertainment

More than a dozen local bands along the course
Local cheerleading squads line the route competing in the Spirit on the Course competition
Alexis Y Fido will headline the finish line concert at Lummus Park

 

Events

13.1-mile foot race
2-person half-marathon relay
2-day outdoor Health & Fitness Expo presented by Garmin
Headliner concert featuring Alexis Y Fido

 

Stats/Demographics:

Runners will be visiting from 48 states and 25 countries

45% of the runners are from outside the state of Florida

62% of the runners are women

 

Schedule of Events

 

SATURDAY, November 17

9:00am – 5:00 pm​Health & Fitness Expopresented by Garmin

Lummus Park – Free & Open to the Public

 

50 exhibitors will offer free samples, showcase the latest in running gear, sports apparel, health & nutritional information and much more. All runners must pick up their race packets.

 

SUNDAY, November 18 – RACE DAY

7:00am – 1:00 pm​Health & Fitness Expo presented by Garmin

Lummus Park – Free & Open to the Public

50 exhibitors will offer free samples, showcase the latest in running gear, sports apparel, health & nutritional information and much more. Packet pickup for runners available only with pre-paid pickup option.

 

6:45 am Race Start ​St. Jude Latin MusicMiami Beach Half Marathon

 

Race Day Schedule:

6:30am

Load press vehicles

6:45am

Half Marathon & Relay Start

7:45am- 8:15am

Men’s Elite Half Marathon Finish (approx.)

8:00am –8:30am

Women’s Elite Half Marathon Finish (approx.)

8:45am-10:00am

Peak time at the Half Marathon finish line

 

8:30 a.m. – 11:45 am​Finish Line Concert atLummus Park

Alexis Y Fido will headline the finish lineconcert

The concert is free and open to the public

 

8:30 a.m. – 10 am: Opening Act

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 am: Awards Ceremony

10:30 a.m. – 11:45 am

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