Race Day Information

The Country Music Marathon & 1/2 Marathon takes place in beautiful downtown Nashville. It begins in Centennial Park and winds along music row, past the State Capitol Building, along the Cumberland River and ends outside LP Field. Along the route, dozens of live bands play on 27 entertainment stages to help get you to the finish line. For a detailed route and map go to: www.cmmarathon.com.

Time & Meeting Place

Course Map

It’s Here! Congratulations! You’ve trained for months, grown in ways you never thought possible, and connected to something much bigger by committing to Powered by Hope. Now it’s time to hit the pavement one last time with 32,000 of your closest friends for race day!

Beginning at 7 a.m. on April 25, 2009, we’ll take to the streets of Nashville together in pursuit of the finish line. We will gather as a team near the starting line for a final dose of motivation. Check back for exact location and time as the race date nears.

Pre & Post Race Meal

To recognize your personal achievement as well as your generous efforts on behalf of New Hope Academy, the Powered by Hope team wants to celebrate your journey with a pre-race meal. In addition, a delicious, complimentary post-race victory lunch will be served to all participants at a location near the finish. Check back for more details in the months to come on these team-building events.

Contact Us!

For questions, comments, or to volunteer please contact our team at [email protected]