The Ascension Seton Austin Marathon invites you to RUN AUSTIN, The #1 City in America on February 20, 2022!
In Austin, you will be treated to a bucket list experience and some of Austin’s finest sightseeing! Race along open roads that pass iconic landmarks like UT Tower, The I Love You Mural, and Austin Power Plant. Enjoy miles of Austin’s unique neighborhoods such as SOCO district and Hyde Park and be greeted by cheering crowds as you close in on the finish line in front of the Texas State Capitol on historic Congress Ave.
Come explore our culture-rich city and truly experience The Live Music Capital of the World with live music on the course and downtown concert. With a downtown finish and finish line festival, the Austin Marathon weekend is the perfect running event for locals, visitors, and families looking for a fun marathon and an unforgettable experience. Plus, you will within proximity to the hottest hotels, restaurants, and shops!
There is no other town in Texas like Austin, and running the #1 city in America will be an experience you’ll never forget.
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Multiple Award winning event including Top 10 Half Marathons in the World and One of 15 Bucket List Marathons in the US.
Participants also receive premium Under Armour Participant Shirts and Bags.
From kids to celebrities the Austin makes running a marathon fun! Kick off the weekend with the Manzano Mile and then finish with a 3 block long finisher festival that is open to the public.
Come see the fastest names in road racing as they compete for the title of Austin Marathon Champion.
Watch Live at the Finish Line Festival or with FloTrack Live Coverage.
You will be fully supported by over 3,000 Volunteers and even more cheering spectators along the course. Aid Stations will be fully stocked with nuun hydration.
Make your miles count by signing up to support our Austin Marathon Gives Charities. The Moody Foundation will be matching all 2021 up to $10,000 per charity!
With several distances, there is something for all levels of participation. Teams are free to set up and come with awesome perks like customized bibs!
Don’t take our word for it…
What others say about us!
After running the marathon this year, we’re thinking of running the half next year. We love Austin and it is the perfect destination to escape the cold winter of Montreal!
I’ll keep coming back cause of the crazy crowd support the city of Austin has for this race!
I have ran the half 8 years in a row now. I love the crowd of runners, fans, and ability to run in the middle of this awesome city. Though sometimes, when I feel the all so famous “runner’s wall,” I ask myself, “Why did I get up at 5 this morning to do this?” When I cross the finish line….I know why. It is also the only time I get up at 5 in the morning!!!
I’ve run the half once and plan on doing it again sometime in the future. The course was really great and the crowd cheering was fantastic
The first three miles up South Congress is amazing and crossing the finish line after 26.2 miles through hills is the greatest high you’ll ever experience
Im from San Antonio and enjoyed the race weekend thoroughly. The expo, marathon route and spectators were all memorable. I plan on running next year.
I’ve ran it 10 times! My very first marathon was the Austin marathon in 2005, right before my sister’s first deployment. Since then, she’s ran it with me multiple times. It’s like running an extra long Sunday morning run with friends, and having friends as volunteers along the route. We’ve both commented that we both ran some of our best races here even without training! Looking forward to surprise treats/snacks/entertainments along the route in the future!
I ran the Austin Marathon for my 50th in 2014, my first! as a bucket list, ran NYC in 2015…i would love to run the Austin marathon well until I’m older! love you guys!
Austin is the city I love! I have PR’ed twice at the Austin Half Marathon. It’s like the city is loving me back as I run through it… Pushing me to be my best! It’s the best relationship ever! ????