Michelob ULTRA Fort Lauderdale 13.1® Marathon Course Details
November 9, 2014
Runner Start: 6:35 AM
Start Location: SW 1st Ave & SW 2nd St
Course Map: Click Here to View our Course!
Enjoy a scenic course featuring the Downtown and Las Olas areas along with a unique run through the Henry Kinney Tunnel. Shoot out to A1A and run along the beach for a scenic course with a grand post-race beach party at South Beach Park. This course is full of entertainment, photo opportunities and surprises for all!
Grab a friend and conquer the relay as a 2-person team and finish together. YES! You actually get to cross the finish line with your teammate. Read below for more details.
Team Member 1: Start: 6:35 a.m.
Start location: Team Member 1 should report to the start line at SW 1st Ave and SW 2nd St.
Distance: Approximately 7.9 miles
Team Member 2: Start: Team Member 2 should be at the exchange area at the latest 7:45 AM in order to consider race morning traffic and parking.
Start location: Exchange Area at E Las Olas between SeaBreeze Blvd and A1A.
Distance: Approximately 4.7 miles
*Please Note: There are NO shuttles going from the Start to the Relay Exchange Area. Team Member 2 must report directly to the Relay Exchange Area. There will be plenty of parking available.
After Team Member 2 completes his/her leg, they will join Team Member 1 waiting at corner of Las Olas and A1A to complete the last few kilometers of the race together. It is strongly recommended that you join up and Finish Together to ensure that you both receive your participant medal and have the opportunity to have your photo taken together as you cross the finish line.
Team members will each have the same bib number. Be aware of what your bib number is as your relay partner approaches the area.
If you are not participating in the Finish Together, please have Team Member 1 pick up their finisher medal at the Results tent.
Gear Check: Gear check will be located on SW 1st Ave. Gear should be dropped off prior to entering the start area at the Gear Check truck. Please make sure to use THE CLEAR BAG PROVIDED AT PACKET PICKUP. There will be additional clear bags on race morning. Please arrive early to check in your bag. Gear check will close at 6:30 a.m. for 13.1 participants and remain open until 7:00 a.m. for 5K participants. Life Time is not responsible for lost/stolen items.
Average low of 62° F; Average high of 75° F
Mile Markers & Split Times
Each mile marker will have a large clock displaying the "gun time" of the event.
Event Alert System
An Event Alert System will be displayed at each mile marker indicating the status of the race based on the current course and weather conditions:
||EVENT CANCELLED/EXTREME AND DANGEROUS CONDITIONS
||PARTICIPATION STOPPED/FOLLOW EVENT OFFICIAL INSTRUCTIONS
||POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS CONDITIONS
||SLOW DOWN/OBSERVE COURSE CHANGES/FOLLOW OFFICIAL INSTRUCTIONS/CONSIDER STOPPING
||LESS THAN IDEAL CONDITIONS
||SLOW DOWN/BE PREPARED FOR WORSENING CONDITIONS
||ENJOY THE EVENT/BE ALERT
- Heat - runners/walkers should slow down and drink plenty of water.
- Lighting/Hail/Tornado - runners/walkers should take cover at the closest shelter until the course is reopened.
Timing of the event has stopped and no awards will be given out at this time. Medical remains in place on course.
Black – "Cancelled" - Extreme dangerous conditions; Event cancelled, participation stopped – runners/walkers should stop, seek shelter and follow instructions from race staff, volunteers, and public safety officials.
There will be water and sports drink at all stations along the course and at the start/finish. All Aid Stations on the course will have personnel and portable toilets located nearby.
Portable toilets will be added in locations throughout the course. The portable toilets will be
located near each aid station.
For your safety and for the timely reopen of the streets to vehicular traffic, you must reach key locations by specified times or you will be required to take transportation provided.
- Partial lane closures will be utilized. Please stay inside the cones and obey all public safety officers and course marshals.
- PLEASE DO NOT START EARLY! Traffic and safety rules prohibit early starts. Early starters will be eliminated from the Official Results
SAG Wagon (support) and Back of the Pack Crew
The Back of the Pack Crew and SAG Wagon will signify the end of the field and the maximum 16-minutes per mile pace. They will not start timing until the last person crosses the start line and will be with you throughout the race. If you cannot keep pace, the Crew will help you as you board the SAG Wagon. If you cannot maintain an 16-minute per mile pace, you will be required to board the support buses.
Packet pickup will be available Thursday, November 6 until Saturday, November 8 at the following locations:
Thursday, November 6, 2014
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Life Time Fitness Office
8879 SW 131st Street
Miami, FL 33176
Friday, November 7, 2014
12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
2563 E Sunrise Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Saturday, November 8, 2014
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Runner's Depot- Promenade Plaza
2233 S University Dr.
Davie, FL 33324
Sunday, November 9, 2014
5:00 a.m. to 5:50 a.m.
Registration tent at race site
SW 1st Ave. & SW 2nd St.
The streets of Fort Lauderdale are open for the runners, but it's the spectators that will help them get to the finish line. From start to finish, there are excellent opportunities to catch loved ones and friends running in the Allstate Life Insurance℠ Fort Lauderdale 13.1 Marathon®. As we get closer to race day, we will give you more information on some of the best locations to enjoy the race.
Medical support during the Michelob ULTRA Fort Lauderdale 13.1® Marathon Series will be provided by health care professionals. Medical assistance will be available at each water station along the route providing medical assistance as needed. A fully-equipped medical facility will be located near the finish line.
Participants requiring medical assistance may be transported to one of the nearby hospitals, and will be billed by the hospital and ambulance provider. Participants must give on-scene medical personnel the freedom to determine which facility will be utilized.
IMPORTANT: Each participant must complete the medical information form on the back of your bib number. Please take time to fill out your medical information and provide emergency contact information. This will make your important health care information available to heath care professionals in the event you are unable to communicate with them.
Our road races are made for the people and run by the people. We take pride in working with some of the greatest individual and volunteer groups in the world. If you are interested in supporting thousands of runners and walkers at Michelob ULTRA Fort Lauderdale 13.1® Marathon Series, send us an email with your name, phone number and what you might be interested in helping with. Here are some of the things we could use help with: water stations (groups of 10 or more), start line support, finish line support, course marshals, registration and packet pick-up support, logistics and set-up (these are the people who get to lift and move things and work at night!)
If you are interested in volunteering for this event or any others, please email us at email@example.com .
Michelob ULTRA Fort Lauderdale 13.1® Marathon Series will have entertainment stations along the course. This includes: Bands, Performances, Cheer Squads, Community Group Aid Stations and Dj's pumping tunes that will keep you movin' all through out the fun-filled 13.1 mile course.
There are many highlights to performing for Michelob ULTRA Fort Lauderdale 13.1® Marathon Series. Group name and booking information listed on the Michelob ULTRA Fort Lauderdale 13.1® Marathon Series web site. Group signage may also be displayed at your performance location as long as it does not interfere with the race. (Signage may only be 3'x6').
Time: Michelob ULTRA Fort Lauderdale 13.1® Marathon Series begins at 6:35 AM, which means your group must be at their assigned location by 7 AM. Everyone will finish by 12 PM, with some groups ending earlier, depending on your location on the course.
Where: Along the 13.1 mile half marathon course. Performance locations will be confirmed.
Equipment: All groups will be responsible for supplying their own equipment. Michelob ULTRA Fort Lauderdale 13.1® Marathon Series will provide access to electricity, either from a business or a generator.
ONLY HALF MARATHON finishers will receive a medal upon crossing the finish line.
Awards & Medals
Only participants that complete the half marathon at the Michelob ULTRA Fort Lauderdale 13.1® Marathon will receive a unique finisher's medal.
ALL athletes will be eligible to earn age group awards competing in the following divisions: 5K, half marathon.
Age group award medals will be distributed from the Results tent on race day - so don't forget to stop by, get your official finishing time and check if you won an award!
Custom designed award medals will be awarded 3 deep in each of the below age group for both males and females.
Age Group Breakdown
|14 & under
Please note that all age group awards are based on chip time, NOT gun time. However, Open winners and course records will be determined according to gun time.