PACKET PICKUP AND CHECK IN LOCATION:
The 41st Running of the Beach to Bay Relay Marathon’s Packet Pickup / Check In will be held at the Congressman Solomon P. Ortiz Center located at 402 Harbor Dr. Corpus Christi, Texas 78401. Packet Pick Up is Friday, May 20, 2016 from 9:00 am – 8:00 pm! Sorry there is no race day packet pickup! Upon entering the Ortiz Center, “all teams” will have to proceed to the Check In Center to receive his or her team’s BIB #. Your Team Captain may make any changes to your team on this day.
DATE & TIME
The 41st Annual Beach to Bay Relay Marathon will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2016. The race starts promptly at 7:00 am.
BEACH TO BAY PHOTOS AND VIDEOS
The official photography company for the Beach to Bay Relay Marathon is Your Sporting Image.
Registration for the 41st Annual Beach to Bay Relay Marathon is open. For more information please contact the race director at 361-881-6166.
MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS EARLY!
The Omni Bayfront and Holiday Inn Marina are offering a complimentary (2) two-night stay during the Beach to Bay Relay Marathon. To be eligible for the drawing you must make a room reservation at the Holiday Inn Marina or Omni Bayfront Hotel and submit you race application in by March 31, 2016. The winner will be notified prior to arrival. Good Luck!
The 41st Annual Beach to Bay Relay Marathon will have added security measures provided by the Corpus Christi Police Department, Nueces County Sheriff’s Office, Nueces County Constable’s Office, Federal Partners Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation to create a safer environment for our runners ,spectators and volunteers. One major change concerning security will be at the finish line and McCaughan Park. Anyone that enters the park will do so by entering a security fence. All bags, backpacks and coolers will be searched.
RUN FOR A HERO PROJECT
The Run for a Hero/Soldier Project is a great way to honor our deployed men and women serving in the Military. If you would like further information please contact Julie McAllister at firstname.lastname@example.org
BIKE FRIENDLY LEGS!
The first and second leg runners can ride their bicycles to the start. Their bike will be checked in and guarded until they reclaim them. The first runner will be able to walk back to their bikes. The second leg runners will be provided a ride back to the start by van. The van will keep making trips as needed. The 6th leg runners will be able to ride their bicycles to their starting destination.
RUNNER CONNECTION LINKS TEAMS AND RUNNERS
Single runner looking for a team? Team member flake on you at the last minute? Use our Runner Connection to post an ad. Search by category, respond to ads and edit your ads all within the comfy confines of our sweet new posting system.
CHECK OUT THESE LEGS!
Start at the Intersection of Ellif Rd. and Access Rd. 5, Run North towards Viento Del Mar, Turn right towards the beach, Turn left and run north till turnaround, run South along the beach, Turn right on Access Rd. 6, Turn Right on Southbound Park Rd. 22, Loop underneath Causeway Bridge to the Northbound side of Park Rd. 22, Which becomes South Padre Island Drive, Turn right ton Fawn Rd., Turn Right on Waldron Rd. which “Y’s” into N.A.S. Drive, Enter Gate, N.A.S. Drive now becomes Lexington Blvd., Turn right on Dimmit Drive, Proceed to Ocean Drive and turn left, Right on King Drive, Right onto Ocean Drive which becomes Shoreline Dr., Proceed through McCaughan Park to the Finish line.
Start: Intersection of Ellif Rd & Access Rd. 5
Exchange Point: On the Beach, South of Bob Hall Pier
Leg 2 = 4.67 mi
Start: On the Beach, South of Bob Hall Pier
Exchange Point: North Side of Causeway Bridge Below
Leg 3 = 4.36 mi
Start: North Side of Causeway Bridge Below
Exchange Point: Waldron Road near N.A.S. Drive “Y”
Start: Waldron Road near N.A.S. Drive “Y”
Exchange Point: Outside of N.A.S. North Gate
Leg 5 = 4.20 mi
Start: Outside of N.A.S. North Gate
Exchange Point: West Side of Swantner Park on sidewalk
Leg 6 = 4.89 mi
Start: West Side of Swantner Park on sidewalk
Finish Line: McCaughan Park
FOR EXPO CONSUMERS
Friday, May 15, 2015 • 9 a.m. until 8:00 p.m
If You Wanna Run This Town, You’re Gonna Need Swag.
Come by the Expo and check out the latest fashion, nutrition, accessories and more in running. The Beach to Bay Sports Exposition is held at Congressman Solomon P. Ortiz Center in conjunction with packet pick up and registration on Friday, May 15, 2015.
FOR EXPO VENDORS
Interested in An Expo Booth Rental?
APPLICATION FOR EXPO VENDORS/SPONSORSHIP
As a business owner could you imagine well over 16,000 participants in one central location looking over your products, samples and goodies? Call now to reserve your booth at this year’s expo. Special rates for early entrants are available; however space is limited and is on a first come first serve basis.
Setup for participating vendors • 7:00 am to 9:00 am.
Interested in being a Beach to Bay Sports Exposition Vendor?
Contact: Race Expo Director, Elsa Arroyo at 361/881-6166