Marathon to close Austin roads Sunday

Runners race past the starting line kicking off the Austin Marathon.

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Some of the best runners from around the world and across the country are in Austin this weekend. It’s for the Austin Marathon this Sunday.

This February tradition is now in its 26th year. Proceeds go to several local charities.

If you’re familiar with this race, you know the 26.2-mile course will disrupt your Sunday routine. Runners are going to be making their way from North Austin at Anderson Lane down south to Ben White. All roads should reopen by 2 p.m. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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