Race will close downtown streets

March 28, 2009 

Traffic will be restricted on several streets in downtown Raleigh and on much of Hillsborough Street this morning for the Bank of America Raleigh Rocks Half Marathon.

The race will begin at 8 a.m. on Wilmington Street .

Runners will make a loop downtown before going out Hillsborough Street past St. Mary's School, N.C. State University and Meredith College en route to the N.C. Museum of Art. Runners will return to Meredith via a greenway trail across Interstate440 before retracing their Hillsborough Street route.

The race also includes a 5K and 1-mile fun run.

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