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IMPORTANT Austin 10/20 Participant Instructions
Race Day is Sunday, April 9!
Start Time: 8:00 AM
 
MOST RACE QUESTIONS CAN BE ANSWERED BY READING THROUGH THIS EMAIL ENTIRELY!
 
Hi {FIRST_NAME},
 
Race day is fast approaching! This will be the final year of the Austin 10/20 and we want it to be the best one yet! We've included helpful information about the Austin 10/20 Expo, race day parking, course information and more. PLEASE READ THROUGH THIS ENTIRE EMAIL to be fully prepared. It is important that you have a photo ID with you when you come to packet pick up. 
 
Course Map
Start Area Diagram
Finish Area Diagram
Race Day Parking Map
Course Band Information
 

RACE WEEKEND EXPO
 
The Austin 10/20 will be hosting a race weekend expo for participants to pick up their race packets (bib number, participant tech shirt and goodie bag) at the Quarries Recreation Center (11400 N. MoPac Expy. Southbound Austin, TX 78759). Vendors will be onsite displaying and selling all of the best stuff for runners! Expo dates and times are listed below. The expo is free & open to all participants & the general public. 
 
Friday, April 7: Noon - 6 PM
Saturday, April 8: 9 AM - 5 PM

Note: The location of the expo can be hard to find and some GPS are not reliable. PLEASE LOOK AT THE DIRECTIONS BELOW SO YOU DON'T GET LOST! 

Directions to Quarries Recreation Center

Get your friend to run or walk with you! The code RUN1020USA is good for $5 off and expires when online registration closes on 4/6/17. Registration will also be available at the expo on 4/7 and 4/8. 

**Important** You should bring photo ID to pick up your packet. If you are picking up for a family member or friend you will need a photocopy of their ID. - NO EXCEPTIONS!

Bib Instructions: 
  • Do not crumple, fold or alter your bib! Doing so may affect your time and results.
  • Fill out important Medical Information on back of bib.
  • Pin on the front of your clothing! It is crucial for the race photographers to see your number if you would like pictures.
  • Your corral assignment is either the first number or the first two numbers of your bib. Ex: Bib #2198 is in Corral 2. Bib #10,237 is in Corral 10. 
VIP Badges - Runners who purchased race weekend VIP badges will be able to pick them up at the Merchandise booth. It's not too late to be a VIP! The VIP experience includes:
  • Invitation to Saturday night VIP party where you can meet the Headliner band, elite athletes and sponsors. 
  • VIP Badge with access to Start Line VIP Tent with catered food provided by Corner Bakery Cafe, drinks and exclusive port-o-potties are available. 
  • VIP Badge with access to Finish Linve VIP Tent with unlimited beer, catered food provided by Corner Bakery and premium viewing of Headliner Concert. 
To get your race weekend VIP Badge click here.  

RACE DAY
 
What to Bring:
  • Dry clothes for after the race
  • Recovery Food
  • Driver's License for Social Garden
  • Money for souvenirs
  • Bag for gear check 
Parking:
There will be plenty of parking near the Start/Finish of the race. Please take a look at the attached parking map and street closure form ahead of time to plan your route on race morning. Leave early and plan for traffic!

Austin 1020 Parking Map
Austin 1020 Street Closure Form
 
Timeline:
6:30 - 7:30 AM: Drop off bag to gear check (See the Start/Finish Area Diagram). 
7:30 AM: Start entering your assigned corral.  Your corral is either the first number or the first two numbers of your bib. Ex: Bib #2198 is in Corral 2. Bib #10,237 is in Corral 10. 
8:00 AM: Race Starts - No early starts allowed!
8:15 AM: No more starters allowed!
10:20 AM: Austin 10/20 Championship Awards Ceremony on the Main Stage
10:30 AM: Alpha Rev will take the Main Stage

Runner Tracking: Friends and Family can track your process on race day via social media and text. They can sign up to recieve messages here

Results and Age Group Awards:
To view your individual results, stop by the Results Tent on race morning or visit the "Post Race" tab on the website. Custom awards will be given three deep in each age category and can be picked up at the Results Tent. 
 

POST RACE:
Once you have completed the race make sure to check out the "Post Race" tab on the Austin 1020 website (www.Austin1020.com)! You will be able to see results, order photos and download your Finisher's Certificate.
 
Celebrate:
We want to see your race day photos! Like us on Facebook ahead of time to stay up to date on race information. After the race, post your pictures on facebook, instagram, twitter – wherever your heart desires! #Austin1020
 
Photography:
Marathon-Photos will be snapping pictures of all the athletes as they run and finish! Make sure your bib is clearly visible on your race clothing. You will receive an email within 48 hours with links to your personal race photos.
 
Refer to www.Austin1020.com for any questions you may have and/or for more race information.




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