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saturday • may 20, 2017
7am CST


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Congressman Solomon P. Ortiz Center

Sports EXPO

Domination takes preparation. 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 located at 402 Harbor Dr. in conjunction with packet pick up and registration. Date for 2017 coming soon.

B2B Expo


Interested in Expo Booth Rental?

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.
Application for Expo Vendors

Interested in the Beach to Bay Sports Exposition?
Contact: Race Expo Director, Elsa Arroyo at 361/980-1182


2017 Packet Pick-Up date and time coming soon.

Team race packet(s) must be picked up on Friday, May 20, 2016 between 9:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. at the Congressman Solomon P. Ortiz Center (402 Harbor Dr.). Remember PACKET PICK-UP CLOSES AT 8:00 PM SHARP. All unclaimed bags will be forfeited! Please make alternate arrangements to claim your bags if you are unable to pick it up. As a team captain it is perfectly acceptable for you to authorize someone on your team, or a family member or friend to pick up your packet.

Bag pickup
Any changes to your team such as changing a runner or runners maybe made at the Information and Change Table which is located at the Ortiz Center. This will be the ONLY OPPORTUNITY TO MAKE CHANGES to your Beach to Bay Team!

Beach to Bay Packets will include:

  • Six (6) Official T-shirts
  • Chip Scoring Device
  • Race bibs/numbers (red bib must be worn by 6th leg)
  • Transportation Information
  • Relay baton
  • Detailed race information

Finishers Medals
All participants of the 2016 Running of the Beach to Bay Relay Marathon will receive “FINISHERS MEDALS”. In order for your team to receive his/her (s’) medals, you must turn in your timing chips worn by your sixth leg runner.