The 2017 Statesman Capitol 10,000 race will take place on Sunday, April 23, 2017, starting at 8:00 a.m. on South Congress Avenue (Ann Richards Bridge) over Lady Bird Lake. It will end at 12:00 p.m. on West Riverside Drive at Vic Mathias (Auditorium) Shores Main Lawn. An estimated 25,000 runners and walkers will take part in the 6.2-mile race. The race route will run through or near several central Austin neighborhoods and business districts.
Road Closures on race day will begin at 3:00 a.m. near the start line; the course will be closed to motor vehicles by 7:00 a.m. for the 8:00 a.m. race start. Roads will reopen on a rolling schedule following the last participant.
Please review and plan for closures in your area. If you have comments, questions or concerns regarding road closures, alternate access points or course maps, please contact the race office.
For assistance with travel plans event morning please contact Austin 3-1-1 services directly. If you have an emergency please call 9-1-1. The Statesman Cap10K coordinates a centralized command center event day with representatives from APD, DPS, COA Transportation, Austin 3-1-1 and Barricade Company to address mobility concerns. If you call please have the following information ready so our team can address your concerns as quickly as possible:
• Name and phone number
• Your location including cross street coordinates
• The direction you are heading
• The destination you are attempting to reach
(service assistant may ask for additional information)
(More 2017 Race Resources will be updated soon)