2020 Augusta University Half Marathon/10K/5K Upcoming Traffic Impact

The 2020 Augusta University Half Marathon/10K/5K will be held Saturday, February 22, from 7:15 am -10:30 am. It will begin and end at the Augusta Common (836 Reynolds St). There will be traffic impacts in and around Downtown Augusta, Oldetowne, AU Medical District, Summerville, Lakemont/Lake Olmstead and the Augusta Canal.  As a result, Augusta residents, businesses and those visiting the city will potentially be affected – to varying degrees -- by these impacts. 

The Richmond County Sheriff's Department will reopen intersections as soon as the last runner has passed and expect to finish by 10:30 a.m.The breakdown of affected streets is as follows:

Half Marathon – Road/Lane Closures – 7:15-10:48am

  • CLOSED: Race Start – Reynolds Street (eastbound and westbound lanes) from 7th Street to 9th Street from 4:00am-8:00am for Start Line truss and race start (Start Line will be broken down and Reynolds Street reopened as soon as the last race is underway

  • CLOSED – Reynolds Street (Eastbound) from 5th Street to East Boundary (including Bay St and the Gordon Hwy Exit Bridge) – EAST– 7:00-7:15am

  • CLOSED - East Boundary (Southbound) from Broad St to Green St

  • CLOSED - 12th St (Southbound) from Green to Telfair

  • CLOSED - Druid Park from Central Ave to McAnally (closed both directions)

  • Lane – 4th Street from Bay Street to Ellis Street – NORTH – 7:00-7:15am

  • Lane – Ellis Street from 4th Street to 3rd Street – EAST – 7:00-7:15am

  • Lane – 3rd Street from Ellis to Greene Street – SOUTH – 7:00-7:15am

  • Westbound Lanes – Greene Street from East 3rd Street to 12th Street – WEST – 7:00-8:30am

  • Lane – 12th Street from Greene Street to Telfair St. – SOUTH – 7:00-8:45am

  • Lane – Telfair Street to 13th St. – WEST 7:00-8:45am

  • Lane - R.A. Dent to Laney Walker Blvd. from 13th St- WEST 7:15-8:30am

  • Lane – Druid Park Avenue from Laney Walker Blvd. to Central Avenue – SOUTH – 7:30-8:35am

  • Right Lane – Central Avenue from Druid Park Avenue to Kings Way – WEST – 7:30-9:00am

  • Lane – Kings Way to Lyle Rd/Stovall Street- NORTH – 7:30-9:10am

  • Lane-  Lyle Rd/Stovall Street to Patrol Dr. (Entering AU Summerville Campus) -7:30-9:10am

  • Lane- Patrol Dr. to Walker Street – 7:30am-9:10am

  • Lane- Walker St. to Pickens Rd- 7:45am-9:28am

  • Lane – Milledge Rd to Broad Street – NORTH – 7:45-9:28am

  • Lane – Milledge Road from Kings Way to Broad Street – NORTH – 8:00-9:50am

  • Right Lane - Broad Street from Milledge Road to Lakemont Drive – WEST – 8:00-10:00am

  • LANE - Lakemont Dr. (north) right lane closed from Broad Street to Lakeshore Loop – NORTH – 8:00am-10:15am

  • Lane – Lakeshore Loop from Lakemont Drive to Milledge Road – EAST – 8:05-10:20am

  • Cross Milledge Road, through Canal Parking Lot onto Canal Trail to Broad Street – EAST – 8:15-10:15am

  • Lane – Broad Street to Greene Street/15th-  8:15-10:20am

  • CLOSED – Broad Street (eastbound lanes only) – East – from 9th Street to 10th Street from 7:45-10:45am

  • CLOSED – 9th Street from Broad to Broad – NORTH/SOUTH – 8:20-10:45am

  • CLOSED – Broad Street from 8th Street to 9th Street – WEST – FINISH LINE

  • Any traffic from Laney Walker will be rerouted to go North on Druid Park to Walton Way


10K – Road/Lane Closures – 7:35-9:20am

  • CLOSED: Race Start – Reynolds Street (eastbound and westbound lanes) from 7th Street to McCartan Street from 4:00am-8:30am for Start Line truss and race start (Start Line will be broken down and Reynolds Street reopened as soon as the last race is underway)

  • Lane – Reynolds Street/Bay Street – 9th Street to East Boundary – EAST –

  • Lane – Riverfront Drive from East Boundary to Prep Phillips Drive – EAST

  • Lane – Prep Phillips Drive from Riverfront Drive to Broad Street – NORTH

  • ROAD – Broad Street from Prep Phillips Drive to Broad Street – WEST

  • CLOSED – Intersection of Broad Street and East Boundary – from 7:30-8:15am

  • Lane – 3rd Street from Ellis to Greene Street – SOUTH –

  • Westbound Lanes – Greene Street from East 3rd Street to 12th Street – WEST – (merge with Half & 5K)

  • Right Lane – Greene Street from East Boundary to 9th Street – WEST

  • Lane – 9th Street from Greene Street to Telfair St.– SOUTH

  • Lane – 9th and Telfair to 13th and Telfair St. - WEST

  • Lane – 13th Street and Telfair to Broad Street – NORTH

  • Right Lane – Broad Street from 13th Street to 10th Street – EAST

  • CLOSED – Broad Street (eastbound lanes only) – East – from 9th Street to 10th Street from 7:45-10:45am

  • CLOSED – 9th Street from Broad to Broad – NORTH/SOUTH

  • CLOSED – Broad Street from 8th Street to 9th Street – WEST – FINISH LINE

 
5K – Road/Lane Closures – 7:45-8:40am

  • CLOSED: Race Start – Reynolds Street (eastbound and westbound lanes) from 7th Street to McCartan Street from 4:00am-8:30am for Start Line truss and race start (Start Line will be broken down and Reynolds Street reopened as soon as the 5K is underway)

  • Lane – Reynolds Street/Bay Street – 9th Street to East Boundary – EAST

  • ROAD – East Boundary from Reynolds Street to Greene Street – SOUTH

  • Right Lane – Greene Street from East Boundary to 10th Street – WEST – 7:00-8:30am

  • Lane – 10th Street from Greene Street to Broad Street – NORTH

  • CLOSED – Intersection of Broad Street and East Boundary – from 7:30-8:15am

  • CLOSED – 9th Street from Broad to Broad – EAST/WEST

  • CLOSED – Broad Street from 8th Street to 9th Street – WEST – FINISH LINE

The Augusta Sports Council is the local host organization for the Augusta University Half Marathon, 10K & 5K.

The Augusta University Half, 10K & 5K courses are USATF certified and are qualifiers for the AJC Peachtree Road Race!

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