2012 Event

Details
Date: Sunday, September 23, 2012   7:00 AM
Location: Downtown Omaha
Address: TD AMERITRADE PARK STADIUM, LOT C, 10th & Mike Fahey Blvd
City: Omaha
State: NE
Country: USA
Online Reg. Closes: September 20, 2012 12:00 PM Pacific Time
Weather: The temperature and humidity in Nebraska can be variable. Most September days are sunny and breezy with an average temperature of about 50 degrees at 6:30 a.m., with winds between 5-10 mph.
Timekeeping & Pace Setting: The Omaha Marathon will once again use MYLAPS BibTag Timing Technology. Timing Services will be provided by MTEC Results, St Paul, MN. The Omaha Running Club will provide pace setters for runners wishing to finish in 3:00 hours, increasing in 15-minute increments up to 4 hours and 30 minutes.
Refreshments: Water stops will be located approximately every mile along the course. Energy drinks, sports gels and vaseline will also be provided.
Results: Results of all three events will be posted within 36 hours on the Internet atwww.omahamarathon.com.
Pasta Dinner & Events: The Pasta Dinner will be held at the Holiday Inn on 14th & Cuming Street.
Expo & Packet Pickup: The Expo and Packet Pickup will be at the Hilton Hotel on 10th & Cass Street.
Buford Foundation: The Omaha Marathon is again proud to recognize this year’s race as a charity event. $1 of each registration will be donated to the Buford Foundation. For more information about the Buford Foundation please see below.
More information: http://www.omahamarathon.com
Leukemia/Lymphoma Society: Omaha Marathon events are again proud to be a partner with Team In Training as one of their designated Races. Log on to web to learn more.
MORE ENTERTAINMENT ON COURSE & FINISH LINE!: NEW: Start at MIKE FAHEY BLVD & 11th Street and Finish Line at TD AMERITRADE PARK STADIUM, LOT C
LIVE MUSIC on BIG STAGE at finish line.
Entertainment along the course!
U.S. MARINE Corp. support!…: FULL DRESSED MARINES will greet you at the finish line as they present you with your finisher’s medallion as well as support you throughout the race! We are proud to have the  United States Marine Corp-Engineer Maintenance Company, Omaha join us again this year to assist with the success of the weekend events!
RECYCLED GLASS FINISHER’S MEDALLIONS: Come join us to celebrate our 37th Annual where we will continue our GREEN initative! The full & half marathon finishers will receive a medallion made of RECYCLED glass by local artists that are also SUNCATCHERS that you can display proudly in window and remind you of your accomplishment!
LOCKS FOR LOVE: Join fellow runners again this year as they donate their hair to Locks for Love at the start line of the race. To participate, email omahamarathon@gmail.com.
Other Highlights: Barefoot Runner category
Team In Training: Leukemia/Lymphoma Society designated race.
Let us know if you are coming as a group and we will RESERVE A TABLE for you at the pasta party. (Please note: T-shirt sizes are not guaranteed.)