CINCINNATI - The third annual Cincinnati Half Marathon takes place this weekend.
On Saturday Oct. 20, participants can either run or walk on a flat, fast course throughout downtown Cincinnati. The race features a USATF certified course, medals to all finishers, gala finish line celebration, tech shirts and custom awards to the top three in each age groups.
Proceeds go to the Spina Bifida Association of Cincinnati.
Runners will begin at the intersection of E. Pete Rose Way and Eggleston Avenue, pass the Bengals and Reds' stadiums, loop around the historic Longworth building, then head back downtown on Race Street, and pass Fountain Square to Riverside Drive.
The following streets will be closed from 7 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Registration begins at 5:30 a.m. For more information on the Cincinnati Half Marathon visit http://cincyhalfmarathon.com/Half%20Marathon.htm .
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