Running Zone Foundation (Space Coast Marathon)

Running Zone Foundation and Space Coast Runners welcome you to the 41st running of the Space Coast Marathon and Half-Marathon – Florida’s oldest marathon. We invite runners and walkers alike to experience one of the most beautiful USATF certified waterfront courses on the east coast.This is one of the most unique running and walking events in the country! As our race is held within the shadow of the Kennedy Space Center, the entire event revolves around a space theme sure to delight and energize our participants.
The Health First Health Plans Health & Fitness Expo and the Pre-race pasta dinner will be held at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. For more details, visit
Hopefully, you have seen us out at many running events' expos around the country handing out moonpies at the Space Coast Marathon & Half Marathon booth. (astronaut booth) As a result, Moonpie is now the Official "Space" Snack of the Space Coast Marathon & Half Marathon. All registrants will now receive a Moonpie at our Health & Fitness expo the day before race day!
As part of the celebration of the Space Coast, here are some of the amenities plannedthis year:
Expo and Pre-race dinner and exhibit at the Kennedy Space CenterCustom “Space-themed” Medal and an electronic “Space” Certificate to recognize and commemorate their accomplishment of all finishersStart your race to the roar of a Space Shuttle countdown and liftoff on the JumbotronKennedy Space Center Visitor Complex admission discounts to participants“Space” Props along course and at finish line area“Space” Themed Water/Aid Stations all along course“Space" Photo opportunity with astronauts walking around the race site
RACE DATE: Sunday, November 25th, 2012RACE START: 6:15 Blast Off!RACE LOCATION: Cocoa Village (430 Delannoy Ave. Cocoa, FL 32922)The 41st running of the Space Coast Marathon will take place along the beautiful Indian River in Cocoa and Rockledge, Florida. Our beneficiary for this year’s event is Team in Training (The Brevard Chapter of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society).
RACE HEADQUARTERS: Race Headquarters will be at Running Zone, Inc. located at 3696 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne, Florida. Running Zone is just south of the King Center and Brevard Community College between Post and Parkway Road.For further information about Running Zone, visit us on the web at You can also contact Race Director Denise Piercy at Running Zone by phone at (321) 751-8890 or


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