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RACE WEEKEND

*** Times Tentative

2014 RACE WEEKEND GUIDE





THU   -   OCT 30   -   2014



4:00pm - 7:00pm

Packet Pickup & Expo

Indiana Convention Center - Hall D

Nearest Entrance - 305 W Maryland St ➡ EXPO PAGE


FRI   -   OCT 31   -   2014


11:00am - 9:00pm

Packet Pickup & Expo

Indiana Convention Center - Hall D

Nearest Entrance - 305 W Maryland St ➡ EXPO PAGE

 

Featured Speakers


12:00pm

Carlton Ray

IMM Founder and Course Preview

Meet the creator of the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon and get his insider's tips on the course and race details.


1:00pm

Jeff Galloway

U.S. Olympian and America's Running Coach

Also, the author of North America's bestselling running book, 'GALLOWAY'S BOOK ON RUNNING' "Learn about Jeff's focused training approach using the Run-walk-run method. This method helps reduce training injuries to near zero!!!


2:00pm

Jeffrey M. Peterson, M.D., C.A.Q.S.M.

Medical Director of Franciscan St. Francis Health Sports Medicine Center

Join the Medical Director for the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon for his presentation titled, "Nutritional Supplements for the Runner". Learn about the role of supplements, the difference between supplements & medications, and the importance of healthy diet in a successful training program.


3:00pm

Coach Matt Ebersole

Personal Best Training, IMM Pace Team & Elite Athlete Coordinator

Coach Ebersole will provide details on the Monumental Pace Team and share insights based on the thousands of athletes he has successfully coached, including many who have seen success in the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon.


4:00pm

Mark Hadley - Head Coach, Director of the 2016 U.S. Marathon Trials Project

Alana Hadley - 17 Year-old Olympic Trials Qualifier

Meet teenage running prodigy, Alana Hadley, and hear details of the successful training program and racing tactics developed by her coach and father, Mark.


5:00pm

Mike Fremont

World's Fastest 92 Year Old

World Record Holder, Mike Fremont, will share lessons learned in his decades of running experience, with special emphasis on the benefits of his plant based diet.



1:30pm - 4:00pm

Monumental Bicycle Tour

ActiveIndyTours is once again providing tours the weekend of the IMM.

Get out and explore Indianapolis and see portions of the route and the city. They have options for everyone with or without their own bikes.

➡ ACTIVEINDYTOURS RESERVATION PAGE



3:00pm - 6:00pm

Jeff Galloway's Running School

Indiana Convention Center

Nearest Entrance - 305 W Maryland St

Join millions of other runners and walkers who have benefited from Jeff's experience, knowledge and wisdom. Novice and expert participants alike will leave the clinic ready for a Monumental performance on Saturday, November 1.

Don't miss this Monumental opportunity - secure your spot before they're gone!

➡ REGISTRATION PAGE



6:00pm - 7:30pm

Pasta Dinner

Senate Ave. & Robert D. Orr Plaza - Map It

The Pasta Dinner will take place on Friday, October 31, 2014 from 6:00PM - 7:30PM. Again in 2014, we're providing a behind the scenes look at the Monumental. The 2014 Monumental Pasta Dinner will be held in our finish line tent at the corner of Senate Ave and Robert D. Orr Plaza. The meal will be a dinner buffet including pasta options, salad, bread, dessert and beverages catered by Iaria's. Iaria's is a landmark restaurant in Indianapolis, family owned since 1913.

*** Pasta Dinner tickets will be picked up at the Information Booth at the front of Expo Hall D.

*** Gluten Free meal ( gluten free pasta with choice of meat sauce or marinara ) available upon pre-purchased request by Thursday, 10/23.

*** Kids tickets 8 and under, $10.00 ( available only on Race Weekend ).



6:00pm - 8:00pm

Downtown Indy Trick or Treat Trail

The IMM has collaborated with Downtown Indy to create a "Trick or Treat Trail" from 6-8pm on Halloween. The trail will go from Monument Circle to the Indiana Convention Center and will be lined with restaurants and attractions that will pass out candy to children in costume 12 and under that are accompanied by an adult. Our out of town guests staying with one of our Downtown hotel partners can trick or treat with the concierge.

➡ COPY OF TRAIL MAP


SAT   -   NOV 1   -   2014


6:30am- 7:50am

Pre-Race Warm-Up

Indiana Convention Center - Hall D

Nearest Entrance - 305 W Maryland St


Franciscan St. Francis Health Sports Medicine Experts

The Sports Medicine Experts from Franciscan St. Francis Health will be on site to provide last minute medical supplies and assistance. They'll be ready with Tylenol, ibuprofen, biofreeze, safety pins, Kleenex, bandaids, Vaseline & sunscreen, while also providing taping, blister care, and stretching.

6:45am - 7:00am ( Session 1 )

7:15am - 7:30am ( Session 2 )

Yoga with Amy Peddycord

There will also be pre-race yoga led by Amy Peddycord, owner of Invoke Studio. This 15 minute class will help you to stretch those muscles and tendons that have been shortened by running, to allow greater ease of movement, freedom in your body and faster recovery time - perfect for the start of this late fall race!


7:30am

Opening Ceremonies

W Washington St, West of Senate - Map It

7:58am

Wheelchair Race Begins

*** Wheelchair racers should line up first

8:00am

Marathon & Half-Marathon Begins

➡ STARTING CORRAL FAQ

8:20am

5K Begins

*** 5k participants can line up behind the marathoners.

➡ 5K PAGE

8:30am

Kids Fun Run Begins

*** Kids can line up behind the 5k runners.

*** 1/3 mile, favorite mascots at the finish.

➡ KIDS FUN RUN PAGE


8:30am - 9:30am

Monumental Walking Tour

ActiveIndyTours is once again providing tours the weekend of the IMM.

Designed to allow spectators to see their participant as they come through the 2.5 mile mark of the half and full marathons, this walking tour begins on Monument Circle and will lead you over to the finish line area.

➡ ACTIVEINDYTOURS RESERVATION PAGE


9:30am

5k Awards

... at the Steak 'n Shake Awards Tent

11:00am

Half Marathon Awards

... at the Steak 'n Shake Awards Tent

12:00pm

Full Marathon Awards

... at the Steak 'n Shake Awards Tent


2:45pm

Race Ends & the Roads Open

*** At completion of race, you can meet on the west side of the State Capitol on Robert D. Orr Dr - Map It

*** Food will be provided near the finish line.


For the last 2 years, the IMM has partnered with ParkWhiz to make your race weekend as stress-free as possible. No more circling Downtown Indy looking for parking. You'll be able to pull into your guaranteed spot at one of our partner lots. Using ParkWhiz.com will allow you to search, find and book guaranteed parking before you leave home. You'll know exactly where you're going and how much you're paying ahead of time, so you won't have to worry about it. Your guaranteed spot will be waiting for you. Plans will be finalized in 2015.

For other parking ideas, try VISIT INDY or DOWNTOWN INDY.