SEATTLE CHILDREN'S KIDS MARATHON
RACE WEEKEND

Overview
Schedule of Events
Hotel + Travel Info

Before the Race
Health + Fitness EXPO
UW Medicine Lecture Series

After the Race
Victory Recovery Area


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 27

event

time

location

Registration + Packet Pickup 11:00 am - 8:00 pm The Westin Seattle
Health + Fitness EXPO 11:00 am - 8:00 pm The Westin Seattle
UW Medicine Lecture Series 12:00 pm - 2:45 pm The Westin Seattle

saturday, november 28

event

time

location

Kids Marathon Registration 7:00 am - 9:30 am Memorial Stadium
Seattle Children's Kids Marathon Start 10:00 am 5th Ave + Harrison St
Kids Marathon Victory Recovery Area 9:30 am - 12:00 pm Seattle Center, Exhibition Hall
Registration + Packet Pickup 11:00 am - 8:00 pm The Westin Seattle
Health + Fitness EXPO 11:00 am - 7:00 pm The Westin Seattle
UW Medicine Lecture Series 12:00 pm - 2:45 pm The Westin Seattle
Bus Tour 1:00 pm The Westin Seattle
Carbo Load Dinner 6:00 pm The Westin Seattle

sunday, november 29

event

time

location

Full Marathon Walk Start 7:15 am 5th Ave + Harrison St
Half Marathon Run Start 7:30 am 5th Ave + Harrison St
Half Marathon Wlk Start 7:45 am 5th Ave + Harrison St
Victory Recovery Area 8:15 am - 5:00 pm Seattle Center, Exhibition Hall
I-90 Bridge closes to runners 10:30 am I-90 Bridge
Entire race course open to traffic 2:15 pm Seattle
Bus Service (Finish to Westin Seattle) 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Seattle Center

HEALTH + FITNESS EXPO

Featuring more than 60 health and fitness vendors.
Shop for running and fitness apparel, sample healthy snacks, learn about upcoming races and more.

The Westin Seattle 4th Floor, Grand Ballroom
1900 5th Avenue Downtown Seattle

expo activities

Two-day Exhibitor Showcase
Official Race Merchandise
Registration/Bib &Chip Pickup
Goody Bag and Shirt Pickup
Volunteer Signup
Bus Tour of Race Course
Meet the Pacers
Lecture Series
Carbo Load Dinner

exhibition hours

Friday, Nov 27 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday, Nov 28 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
(free and open to the public)

registration / packet pickup

Friday, Nov 27 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday, Nov 28 11:00 am - 8:00 pm


EVENT MERCHANDISE

Finisher shirts and a variety of other Seattle Marathon apparel will be available at the SMA Merchandise booth. Please be aware that if you didn’t pre-order a finisher shirt, we can’t guarantee your size will still be available at EXPO or on Race Day. Size XXL finisher shirts are only available by pre-order. To pre-order your finisher shirt, order via your race entry form or go to the SMA Merchandise Store.

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UW MEDICINE LECTURE SERIES

FRIDAY + SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 27 + 28 2015

THE WESTIN SEATTLE, 4TH FLOOR: GRAND CRESCENT ROOM

Free and open to the public. The lectures will include a round table format that will allow time for questions from the audience.


CARBO LOAD DINNER

saturday, november 28 6:00 pm

the Westin Seattle, Westlake level, pike room

Join us for the Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon 2015 Carbo Load Dinner on Saturday November 28th, 2015, 6:00pm at our host hotel, The Westin Seattle. The Carbo Load Dinner is a great way to finish off your Saturday evening. Come pick up your packet and participant shirt, browse through EXPO, and head down to the pasta dinner to carb up! Friends and family are invited, so purchase tickets for the entire family.

Tickets for the Carbo Load Dinner are $24. Child’s plate tickets are $17. Sign up for the Carbo Load Dinner when you register for your event. Or, if you have already registered for the event and would like to purchase tickets for yourself or family and friends, please contact the Seattle Marathon Association. Your pasta tickets will be included in your race packet.

Adult Plate: $24

Child Plate: $17


BUS TOUR

Get an advance look at the marathon and half marathon course on this fun and informative bus tour on Saturday, November 29 at 1:00 pm starting at The Westin Seattle. Bus Tour tickets are $20.


OUR ANNOUNCER: Theresa A. Smith

Theresa Smith has been in the Special Events business for over 20 years, announcing events such as marathon running events, triathlon events, biathlon events, in-line skating championships and high school cross country championships.

A sampling of events she has announced include:

  • Avon Women's Global Challenge - 10K and 5K - Denver - 1998 through 2001
  • Cozumel Marathon and Half Marathon in 1998, 1999 and 2000 benefiting the Team in Training for the Leukemia Society
  • Danskin Women's Triathlon benefiting the Komen Foundation- Denver - 1998 and 1999
  • Race for the Cure - Colorado Springs - 2001 and 2002
  • Danskin Women's Triathlon benefiting the Komen Foundation - Sacramento, CA - 2000
  • Georgetown to Idaho Springs - Half Marathon - the last 10 years
  • Turkey Trot benefiting The United Way - Denver - the last 15 years
  • Colorado Marathon and Half-Marathon - Denver - 1994 through 2000
  • Running of the Green 8K - Benefiting the Volunteers of America - the last 12 years
  • Colorado Activities Association - Cross Country Championships - 1998, 1999 and 2000

Theresa's excitement for the sport lends itself to her announcing and making sure all participants understand what is going to happen and then enjoying the event.


MEET THE PACERS

We will have the Seattle Greenlake Running Group Pacer Team for the Full and Half Marathon. They will be providing pacers for the following times:

half marathon finish times

1:30

1:35

1:45

1:55

2:00

2:05

2:15

2:25

2:30

full marathon finish times

3:00

3:05

3:10

3:15

3:25

3:35

3:40

3:45

4:00

4:10

4:25

4:40

These times represent several Boston Qualifying times for different age groups. Check theBoston Athletic Association website for more details. For more info on the pacers, please come by their booth during EXPO hours on November 28th and 29th.

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