KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon is set for this Sunday.
The marathon, relays, and half-marathon will start at 7:30 a.m. while the 5K will start at 7:45 a.m. on Sunday.
Here's a list of road closures for the event:
WORLD'S FAIR PARK DRIVE: closed from start of race until 1/2 marathon passes from 11th St, then closure is moved to
south of parking lot beside the Museum of Art
CLINCH AVE. BRIDGE: from Henley St to 11th St. closed entire time of the Marathon
CLINCH AVE: closed @ start of marathon, 5k, and kids walk from 11th St. - 16th St.
16TH STREET: closed @ start of marathon, 5k, and kids walk from Clinch to Cumberland
VOLUNTEER BLVD EAST BOUND LANES: Closed for marathon and 5k all the way back to UT
Drive on the West end
LAKE LOUDON BLVD: South bound lanes of Lake Loudon Blvd from Vol Blvd to Neyland Dr for marathon
NEYLAND DR: East bound lanes closed for marathon from Lake Loudon to Kingston Pk
KINGSTON PIKE: The E/B lane, traffic will be made 2-way in the West bound lanes
CHEROKEE BLVD: South Bound lanes of Cherokee Blvd
BLOWS FERRY: right lane or (W/B) lanes of Blows Ferry closed
ALTA VISTA WAY: right lane or N/B lane of Alta Vista Way closed.
NOELTON: right lane of Noelton (towards Kingston Pk closed from Alta Vista Way to Kingston Pike).
KINGSTON PIKE: right lane closed on W/B Kingston Pike from Noelton to Forest Park.
FOREST PARK: right lane N/B closed from Kingston Pk to Newcon.
NEWCOM ROAD: closed both end from Forest Park to Lebanon
LEBANON ROAD: closed at Sutherland Ave to Newcom
TYSON PARK ROAD: closed at Kingston Pk entrance and road close sign inside Tyson Park @ 129
CUMBERLAND AVE: right W/B curb lane of Cumberland Ave from 21st to Tyson Park. *21st ST---full closure of 21st St from Forest Ave to Cumberland Ave.
FOREST AVE: full closure Forest Ave from 17th St to 21st St, continue closure from 17th east to 13th.
HIGHLAND AVE---road close E/B lanes of Highland from 11th to 13th.
WORLD'S FAIR DRIVE: close WFP DR on the North end by Fort Kid (other end already closed)
BROADWAY: right lane closed from WFP to Central Ave.
CENTRAL AVE: S/B right lane closed from Broadway to 3rd Ave.
CENTRAL AVE: N/B right lane from Magnolia Ave to 4th Ave closed.
WINONA: N/B lanes closed from Magnolia to Woodbine.
WOODBINE: closed both ends from Winona to Bertrand, Local traffic only
PATTON ROAD: closed signs both ends between Jackson and Willow.
JACKSON AVE: East Bound lane from Patton to Central cones approx 6-8 ft off curb to give runners a lane (runners in E/B lanes behind the cones).
CENTRAL AVE: S/B lane from Jackson Ave to Cumberland at S. Central.
STATE ST: East curb in the right N/B lane (runners have a lane behind the cones)
HILL AVE: closure for E/B Hill Ave to JWP S/B entrance ramp stating at Gay St.
SEVIER AVE: ight lane closed from JWP to Island Home Ave with cones continued approx 8 feet
from curb on Sevier Ave.
ISLAND HOME AVE: complete closure from Sevier to Maplewood. W/B traffic will be force to use Hillwood Dr
SEVIER AVE: cones 6-8 ft from W/B curb to allow runners to use. From Island Home to Gay St.
Runners using east sidewalk across the Gay St Bridge
GAY ST: from Hill Ave to Wall, N/B right lane of Gay St and closed.
MARKET ST: entire Market St from Union to Church closed
CHURCH ST:closure W/B right lane from Market to Locust
ESTABROOK ROAD: entire Estabrook Road closed from Cumberland to Gate 25
CUMBERLAND AVE: south curb in the E/B Cumberland Ave from Philip Fulmer Way to Estabrook
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