Organizers of Sunday’s Capital City Marathon are directing spectators to four designated areas along the course for the best chance to get a glimpse of their favorite runners.
SITE 1: Mile 15
Location: Corner of Lemon and Schincke roads.
Watch the runners ascend the hill from Woodard Bay Road. Park on the road.
SITE 2: Mile 18 (5 for the half)
Location: 26th Avenue and Friendly Grove Road.
Park at the Olympia Regional Learning Academy, 2001 26th Ave. N.E. Use caution especially when driving on the race coure.
SITE 3: Mile 21 (7.5)
Location: Corner of San Francisco Avenue and Bethel Street.
You’ll find the San Francisco Street Bakery here so you can slip a cannolo to your favorite runner. Parking is available at nearby Roosevelt Elementary, 1417 San Francisco Ave. N.E.
SITE 4: Mile 22 (9)
Location: Corner of Legion Way and Eastside Street.
Park on the lot on the corner of 8th Avenue and Eastside but race officials say don’t cross Eastside. Here you can watch runners descend the hill on Legion Way.