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Zilker Relays

AUSTIN, Texas, August 7, 2017 — Teams currently registered and groups who plan to register for the 2018 Austin Marathon are invited to begin their training at Zilker Relays on September 8, 2017. The event is the perfect opportunity for teams to kick off their marathon or half marathon training, meet new runners and increase [...]

2017-10-19T00:32:02-05:00 Categories: News, Relays|Tags: , |

Capital to Coast Relay Recap

This was the transition area for my first leg. I have always wanted to run a relay race. Not a regular relay race, but a long distance relay race. There are several good ones out there: Hood to Coast, Ragnar, Independence Relay and others. While I have had the desire to run one, [...]

2017-10-19T00:32:07-05:00 Categories: News, Race Coverage, Relays, Road Races|Tags: , , |

One of Austin’s favorite running events, the Zilker Relays

For the 14th time, a little relay race down in Zilker park, has struck again. This is the race that brings many runners ( the field is limited to 1200 ) together with their friends for a short 10 mile race that is 4 equal 2.5 mile legs. I am amazed at the amount of [...]

Zilker Relays On Tap Friday Night; Space Rockers Set To Play

There’s no better way to give summer the boot and usher in the fall racing season than with the annual meeting of the tribes this Friday night at the Zilker Relays. For the 13th year, the Zilker Relays will put a capper on the summer with a four-person, 10-mile relay around beautiful Zilker Park.

2017-10-19T00:33:08-05:00 Categories: Race Coverage, Relays, Road Races|Tags: , , , , , |

88th Texas Relays Starts Tomorrow; Distance Events Thursday Night

The 88th running of the Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays gets rolling tomorrow (Wednesday) at Mike Myers Stadium on the UT campus with two days of multi-events and some qualifying. The main distance events are scheduled

Fast Times, Wet Weather and Record Field at 12th Annual Zilker Relays

AUSTIN - The 12th annual Zilker Relays featured a new date, a new course, and a record-setting 1,100 runners - and a little bit of rain. Actually, it was a lot of rain. A storm cell moving from the south hit the park just a few minutes before 7 PM, dumping a half inch of [...]

Texas Relays Gets Underway Today; Distance Events Tomorrow Night

The 87th annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays gets underway today and continues through Saturday at Mike Myers Stadium on the UT campus. One of the greatest (and oldest) meets in the country, the Texas Relays will draw more than 6500 athletes from all over the country, representing 640 high school, 232 collegiate teams and 150 [...]

2017-10-19T00:40:06-05:00 Categories: News, Relays, Road Races|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Get Your Relay On For Zilker Relays

The Zilker Relays is either the last big race of summer or the first major race of the fall racing season. Regardless of how you look at the Relays, there’s no better way to give summer the boot than with the annual meeting of the tribes on Friday night at the Zilker Relays on the [...]

2017-10-19T00:44:34-05:00 Categories: News, Race Coverage, Relays, Road Races|Tags: , , , , |