Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park (600 James Robertson Parkway, Nashville, TN).
The race will start and finish at the Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, which gives visitors a taste of Tennessee’s history, natural wonders and serves as a lasting monument to Tennessee’s Bicentennial Celebration, which was June 1, 1996. The mostly flat course will take runners on a route that will feature the historic Sulphur Dell area of downtown as well as the Nashville Farmer's Market, the new Nashville Sounds ballpark, the picturesque Cumberland River Greenway, and Baptist Sports Park, which serves as the headquarters for the Tennessee Titans.
Runners will start and finish the out-and-back course for the half at Nashville’s Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, marked by giant state emblem surrounded by flags and which gives visitors a taste of the Volunteer State’s history and natural wonders. The park commemorates Tennessee’s Bicentennial celebration in 1996.
The mostly flat route will take runners past the historic Sulphur Dell area of downtown as well as the Nashville Farmer’s Market, the new Nashville Sounds ballpark, the picturesque Cumberland River Greenway, and Baptist Sports Park, which serves as the headquarters for the Tennessee Titans.
The last five miles will treat runners to views of the Cumberland river which they will be running adjacent to starting around mile 8 all the way to the finish line.
NOTE: Runners will now take Whiteside and turn left onto 2nd Avenue North (instead of 3rd) then access 3rd from Van Buren Street. in addition, there is an out-and-back on both sides of Athens Way, which was not in the original course.
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