Sunday January 29, 2012 – ING MiamiMarathon

When: Sunday January 29, 2012
Where: American Airlines Arena

601 Biscayne Blvd
6:05 AM Wheelchair start
6:15 AM Field start

The ING MiamiMarathon and Half Marathon course is one of the flattest, most scenic courses in the country. Join 25,000 plus participants for the 10th Year Anniversary and enjoy the world’s greatest winter destination on January 29, 2012 as Miami and Miami Beach welcome runners and walkers from all over the world.

Check out the amazing course map:

Weekend events:

FRIDAY JAN 27

Nissan Health & Fitness Expo Presented
by The Miami Herald & El Nuevo Herald
Miami Beach Convention Center
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Stephen Gamson Autograph Session
Celebrity artist and ribbon designer for the 10th Anniversary Finisher’s Medal, Stephen Gamson, will be autographing our limited edition 10th Anniversary Commemorative Posters on sale at the Expo. After you’ve RUN FAMOUS stop by our merchandise area to get your finisher’s medal ribbon autographed on race day. Stephen will hold autograph sessions in the official race merchandise area on Friday 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Saturday 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM and Sunday at the race from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM and 11:00 AM to 12 Noon.

Meet Record-Breaking Marathoner & 2012 Olympian Ryan Hall

Met Ryan and get his autograph on Friday from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM at the Nissan Booth at the Nissan Heath and Fitness Expo presented by the Miami Herald & El Nuevo Herald.

SATURDAY JAN. 28

Nissan Health & Fitness Expo Presented by The Miami Herald & El Nuevo Herald
Miami Beach Convention Center
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Meet Record-Breaking Marathoner & 2012 Olympian Ryan Hall

Ryan will be holding a seminar from 1 PM to 1:30 PM followed by an autograph session from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM at the Nissan Booth at the Nissan Health and Fitness Expo presented by the Miami Herald & El Nuevo Herald.

Stephen Gamson Autograph Session

Celebrity artist and ribbon designer for the 10th Anniversary Finisher’s Medal, Stephen Gamson, will be autographing our limited edition 10th Anniversary Commemorative Posters on sale at the Expo. After you’ve RUN FAMOUS stop by our merchandise area to get your finisher’s medal ribbon autographed on race day. Stephen will hold autograph sessions in the official race merchandise area on Friday 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Saturday 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM and Sunday at the race from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM and 11:00 AM to 12 Noon

Awaken Your Inner Athlete with Cat Haayen, South Florida’s favorite yoga instructor to the community and creator of YOGathletA®

Miami Beach Convention Center
1700 Convention Center Drive
Miami Beach, FL 33139
4:30 PM – 5:15 PM

The YOGathletA® method is designed to therapeutically purify the entire body, creating a glowing and radiant form inside and out through the process known as Vivyasa Chikitsa or (breath-motion therapy). In this 45 minute transformational immersion with Cat Haayen you will learn to build heat intelligently inside and out, from your core to the outermost sheath of your skin. Cat blends her wealth of knowledge in anatomy, physiology, and sport injury prevention to create a unique, vigorous-yet-sumptuous approach based on the Power Vinyasa system – with a few refinements to fit into the western class dynamics. Harmonizing breath and action, you will safely clear obstacles to your physical freedom and awaken your inner athlete

Tropical 5K

Watson Island / Nikki Beach
980 MacArthur Causeway
7:30 AM

Island Queen Cruises Pre-Race Lunch Cruise

Enjoy beautiful Miami with Island Queen Cruises and take part in the pre-race lunch cruise on Saturday, the post race party cruise on Sunday evening or both! Relax with friends and family while enjoying the sights of Miami during marathon weekend!

SUNDAY JAN. 29

NG Miami Marathon® and
ING Miami Half Marathon®;
American Airlines Arena
601 Biscayne Blvd
6:05 AM Wheelchair start
6:15 AM Field start

Meet Record-Breaking Marathoner & 2012 Olympian Ryan Hall

On Sunday Ryan will be signing autographs from 9 AM to 10 AM at the Nissan Booth at the Finish Live Festival.

Stephen Gamson Autograph Session

Celebrity artist and ribbon designer for the 10th Anniversary Finisher’s Medal, Stephen Gamson, will be autographing our limited edition 10th Anniversary Commemorative Posters on sale at the Expo. After you’ve RUN FAMOUS stop by our merchandise area to get your finisher’s medal ribbon autographed on race day. Stephen will hold autograph sessions in the official race merchandise area on Friday 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Saturday 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM and Sunday at the race from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM and 11:00 AM to 12 Noon.

NG Run for Something Better “Kids Final Mile”

(west side of Stephen P. Clark Building)

NW 2 Avenue & 2 Street
11 AM (approx. start time)

Post Race Finish Line Celebration

Bayfront Park
301 Biscayne Blvd.
8 AM – 1 PM

Island Queen Cruises Post-Race Party & Dinner Cruise

Enjoy beautiful Miami with Island Queen Cruises and take part in the pre-race lunch cruise on Saturday, the post race party cruise on Sunday evening or both! Relax with friends and family while enjoying the sights of Miami during marathon weekend!

 

 

 

For more information please visit the ING MiamiMarathon website @: www.ingmiamimarathon.com