Delayed race start for Dec. 1, 2018


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The 2018 St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend start times will be delayed by 30 minutes on Sat., Dec. 1, 2018:

  • 5K and 10K will begin at 8 a.m.
  • half marathon and marathon will begin at 9 a.m.

The safety of our participants is our top priority. This delay is a precautionary effort due to expected early morning inclement weather. Runners are asked to adjust their arrival plans accordingly. Friday evening road closures remain on schedule. Saturday (race day) road closures are delayed one hour. Please add one hour to all closure beginning and ending times

We're closely monitoring the weather along with our local weather partners and the National Weather Service and will share any further news as it becomes available.

Please check for the most up-to-date information.