General Event Info

Start Venue

Ann B. Richards (Congress Avenue) Bridge
305 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704
Start Location Map

Finish Venue

Palmer Events Center (North Circle Drive)
800 West Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78704
Finish Location Map

Health & Fitness Expo Venue

Palmer Events Center (Exhibition Hall 2)
900 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704
Expo Venue Map

Dates to Remember

November 1, 2013 Registration Fee Increase
February 28, 2014 Deadline to request race number and T-shirt mailed
February 28, 2014 Deadline to register School, Corporate or Team Challenge
April 4, 2014 Registration Fee Increase
April 4 & 5, 2014 Statesman Cap 10K Health & Fitness Expo (Stuff Pickup)
April 5, 2014 Statesman Cap Kids Run
April 6, 2014 Statesman Capitol 10,000

Race Day

Event Schedule

    Friday, April 4
    Statesman Capitol 10K Health & Fitness Expo
    Palmer Events Center, Hall 2
    12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    Saturday, April 5, 2014
    Statesman Capitol 10K Health & Fitness Expo
    Palmer Events Center, Hall 2
    9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
    Statesman Cap Kids Fun Run 1-mile & ½-mile
    Palmer Events Center, North Circle Driveway
    7:00 a.m. Registration & Stuff Pick-up
    8:00 a.m. Start of first age group 1-mile race
    10:00 a.m. Start of family ½-mile fun run
    10:30 a.m. Awards Presentation
    Sunday, April 6, 2014
    Statesman Capitol 10,000 Race
    Start: South Congress Avenue (Ann Richards Bridge)
    Finish: West Riverside Drive, Palmer Events Center
    7:30 a.m. Wheelchair Athlete Start
    8:00 a.m. Race Start
    8:45 a.m. Start Line Closes
    9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (noon) Finish Line Festival
    9:30 a.m. Awards Presentation
    11:00 a.m. Race Course Closes
    12:00 p.m. Finish Line Festival concludes

Public Transportation

Pin_Parking_Bike_14 Bicycle Parking Ride your bike to the race. Visit our FREE convenient bike corral near The Long Center for the Performing Arts located at the corner of South First Street and West Riverside Drive.

Austin B-cycle Visit one of forty Austin B-cycle rental locations downtown and conveniently commute to the race.
24-Hour Day Pass: $8.00

Pin_Public_Transportation_Bus_14 Capital Metro Park & Ride Public transportation travel plan on race day, visit
7-Day Local Pass: $9.00
Route info: (512) 474-1200


Pin_Parking_14 FREE Parking locations on Sunday
City Hall Garage (West Cesar Chavez & Lavaca Street)
TxDot Riverside Lots (118, 150 & 200 E. Riverside Dr.)

City of Austin Parking Meters & Pay Stations FREE on Sundays.

Pay to Park

Pin_Parking_Paid_14 Garage – Palmer Events Center
Address: 900 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704
Parking Rate: $7

Garage – One Texas Center
Address: 505 Barton Springs Road, Austin, TX 78704
Parking Rate: 4/4 $7, 4/5 Free (6a-11a) 4/5 $7 (11a-6p)

Street – Lee Barton Drive
Address: 200-400 Lee Barton Drive
Location: Street Parking
Parking Rate: 4/5 Pay Station, 4/6 Free

Race Guide


The Official Statesman Capitol 10,000 Race Guide will be published in Austin360 section of the Austin American-Statesman on Friday, March 28, 2014. Promotional Austin American-Statesman subscriptions available which include the Official Statesman Capitol 10K Race Guide and Monday’s Post Race coverage issue.

Downloadable Austin360 Race Guide Issue (coming soon)

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Age Groups & Awards

Awards Presentation

Finish Venue Main Stage at 9:30 a.m.
Receiving awards at the presentation: Overall, Masters and Wheelchair winners. The top three participants in each age group will receive their awards in the mail when the official results are confirmed. The Statesman Capitol 10,000 Race Director tabulates all the results and all decisions are final. Age groups for Male & Female are as follows 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95 & over.

2014 Race Results


Awards will be presented to the Overall & Masters winners at the main stage near the finish line. NO AGE GROUP AWARDS will be distributed on race day. In case of rain, the awards ceremony will be at the Embassy Suites Hotel near the starting line. Stay around and help us congratulate the winners!

Champions (1978-2013)
Female | Male

Age Group Winners (1978-2013)
Female | Male

Participants who have completed all 36 annual Statesman Capitol 10K's

Participants who have completed all 36 annual Statesman Capitol 10K’s

Official Race Results

Complete race coverage and the top results will be printed in Monday’s Austin American-Statesman and available at For instant messaging on your official 5K-halfway and 10K finish times sign up at RunFar Text Alerts.

2014 Race Results

Costume Contest

Dress up in costume! To enter the Costume Contest and be eligible for prizes, you must get your photo taken at the MarathonFoto photo location in the Finish Line Festival.


Contest Winners

Contest Categories

  • Texas Icon – Show us your Texas pride! Dress up as your favorite Texas Icon, Texas landmark, or Famous Texan.
  • All Orange, All the Time – Our favorite university makes its home here in Austin, Texas. We love our college town pride.
  • Crazy Socks – Decorate your favorite compression, cotton knee highs, or tights! Loud colored shoes are a bonus.
  • Everyone’s a Hero – Dress up as your favorite superhero on race day! From Superman to civil servants, we welcome all.
  • Wild Hats – Whether you’re a Texas cowgirl, English royalty, or an avid sports fan wear or decorate your favorite hat.
  • Best in Show – Surprise and delight us! We love our costumed participants.

Contest Rules and Restrictions

Eligibility Requirements

  • Only registered race participants are eligible for contest.
  • Participant must have photo taken at the MarathonFoto area in Butler Park upon exit of the finish line chute.
  • Participant’s Cap 10K race number must be visible in the photo.
  • Winners are selected by Race Committee.
  • One $50 Visa Gift Card prize awarded from each category.
  • Winners announced on 4/9/14.
  • Upon acceptance, winner agrees to complete Contest Release Form to receive prize.
  • Prize must be picked up during business hours (8:30a—5:00p) at the Austin American-Statesman, main lobby, 305 S. Congress Ave., Austin, TX 78704.
  • Prize must be claimed by 5/6/14.
Event Photographer

Capture the excitement of the Statesman Capitol 10,000! Take a few seconds to be photographed by the MarathonFoto team at various locations around the course or at the finish line.

  • Check out your photo proofs for purchase from MarathonFoto