The start line is located on Van Ness Ave in Aquatic Park. The staging area for pre- and post-race will be held adjacent to Ghirardelli Square. If getting dropped off, please use Ghirardelli Square as your point of reference. You will be able to access the start line via a short walk.
If you are driving to the race, please note that there will be road closures that can affect your drive. Please check the Travel page of our website for parking information and road closure information to ensure a smooth drive in the morning.