Houston marathon is part of an expanding weekend of events that also now includes a half marathon and a 5k run, both an increasing feature on the US marathon circuit.Houston Marathon 2020 Live The half marathon and 5k races both take place on the Saturday, the day before the main marathon on Sunday.
The 2020 Houston marathon takes place on Sunday 19th January. The race gets underway at 7am.
The course starts on a rolling corral basis from 7am local time on Congress Avenue next to the city’s iconic Minute Maid Park and finishes downtown at the George R. Brown Convention Center. There is an official time limit of 6 hours, with the finish line closing by around 2pm.
The Houston marathon is being broav Marathon offer participants a unique running experience in America’s fourth-largest city. The fast, flat, scenic single-loop course has been ranked as the fastest winter marathon and second fastest marathon overall by Ultimate Guide To Marathons. Additionally, with more than 200,000 spectators, Ultimate Guide to Marathons has ranked the Chevron Houston Marathon the fourth most crowd-supported marathon.