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Seahawks 12K Run at The Landing on April 1

March 29, 2012

For more information contact:
Preeti Shridhar
, Communications Director, 425-430-6569

Over 3,000 Runners from Across the Region Anticipated

Traffic Advisory and Street Closures

RENTON: The 2012 Seahawks 12K Run at The Landing is coming up on Sunday, April 1! The Seahawks 12K Run will start at 9:00 am at The Landing, run along the southeast shore of Lake Washington, offer participants a unique opportunity to run around the Seahawks training facility, the Virginia Mason Athletic Center, and then finish back at The Landing. The event will also feature the GLOW 5K Run/Walk that will also start at 9:00 am and tour The Landing and surrounding Renton neighborhoods, as well as the Seahawks Play 60 Kids Run that starts at 10:30 am and will be completely contained within The Landing. The Seahawks 12K Run at The Landing will help raise money for A Better Seattle (ABS). Led by Head Coach Pete Carroll and the Seattle Seahawks, ABS is designed to create a culture of safety and peace by reaching at-risk youth and reducing violence in our communities. For more information, including a schedule of events and detailed route maps, visit: www.Seahawks12KRun.com

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT STREET CLOSURES:

  • Northbound and southbound Lake Washington Blvd. N. will be closed between N. Park Drive and I-405 (near Seahawks Way) from 8:30 am to 11:30 am.
    Local circulation between minor intersecting streets and driveways will be allowed, where possible, only when it does not jeopardize the safety of the runners.
  • Southbound Park Avenue N. will be closed between N. Park Drive and N. 4th Street at 8:30 am and will reopen at approximately 11:00 am.
  • Logan Avenue N. will be closed between N. 3rd Street and Park Avenue N. at 8:30 am and will reopen at approximately 11:00 am.

Please try to plan your trips accordingly on the morning of Sunday, April 1, and take into consideration the street closures and need for runners' safety.
Come show your Seahawks spirit and participate in this exciting event. Put on your favorite Seahawks gear and cheer for participants as they run by, or join the race yourself! Register at www.Seahawks12KRun.com. Please e-mail: info@Seahawks12KRun.com