Sunday, January 27, 2019

Location & Travel

Race Location

101 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

Race Start/Finish

Race Location

101 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

Gulf Shores & Orange Beach

Adventure, fun, relaxation…you’ll find it all on Alabama’s white-sand beaches. For years, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach remained a little-known vacation treasure, but more and more families are discovering the 32 miles of soft sand and clear waters that lace the edges of Alabama’s southern border to the Gulf of Mexico. With attractions like zip lines, championship golf and water sports, travelers are escaping to the beach for their annual vacations and weekend getaways.

Find out more http://www.gulfshores.com

 

How to get there

Air Travel

The closest area airport is the Pensacola International Airport(http://www.flypensacola.com/) (located approximately 43 miles from Gulf Shores) which is serviced by all of the major airline carriers.

Another option is the Mobile Regional Airport (http://www.mobairport.com). This airport is located approximately 62 mile from Gulf Shores.

Where to Stay

Want to walk to the start line and get a shower before you enjoy our fabulous race celebration? Then Brett Robinson’s Phoenix All Suites Hotel is just for you! Get 10% off with the code BBM19 when you make your reservations at https://www.brett-robinson.com. Or call 877-295-6921. Valid at all Breet Robinson properties January 23-30, 2019.

Want to be in the middle of the action for packet pickup, race expo and the Jeff Galloway shakeout run and running school? The Lodge at Gulf State Park is the spot for you. Stay on the beach and just a mile from the start/finish, Book your great value at The Lodge at Gulf State Park. 

Want a great cottage or cabin for small group? Gulf State Park’s two miles of beaches greet you with plenty of white sun-kissed sand, surging surf, seagulls and sea shells, but there is more than sand and surf to sink your toes into. Inside Gulf State Park there is a championship golf course, new beach pavilion, rental cottages, tennis courts, camp sites, hiking trails, and a fishing pier that is 20-feet wide and extends 1,512 feet into the Gulf.