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Road closures for 2017 IRONMAN Augusta

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Augusta will host the IRONMAN once again this year. The event brings millions in revenue and thousands of athletes from around the world to participate.

The IRONMAN takes place on Sept. 24. It starts with a 1.2-mile swim starting at the Augusta Riverwalk, a 56-mile cycling path in South Carolina and finally a 13.1 mile run through downtown Augusta.

Here are the road closures, courtesy of the Augusta Sports Council.

Bike Course Affected Roads:

  • East Boundary: Southbound from Reynolds Street to Greene Street, 4 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sand Bar Ferry: Eastbound from East Boundary to Old Jackson Highway, 7 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • Old Jackson Highway: Southeast from Sand Bar Ferry to Atomic Road (SC-125), 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  • Silver Bluff Road: West from Old Jackson Highway to Atomic Road, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  • Atomic Road: North from Silver Bluff Road to SRS-1, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  • SRS-1: East from Atomic Road to SC-19, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • SC-19: North from SRS-1 to Old Whiskey Road, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Old Whiskey Road: North from SC-19 to Cherryvale Avenue, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Cherryvale Avenue: West from Old Whiskey Road to Woodland Drive, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Woodland Drive: South from Cherryvale Avenue to Highway 278, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Gray Mare Hollow: West from Highway 278 to Silver Bluff Road, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Silver Bluff Road: North from Gray Mare Hollow to Boyd Pond Road, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Boyd Pond Road: West from Silver Bluff Road from Horse Creek Road, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Horse Creek Road: North from Boyd Pond Road to Herndon Dairy Road, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Herndon Dairy Road: West from Boyd Pond Road to Pine Log Road, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Pine Log Road: South from Herndon Dairy Road to Atomic Road, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Atomic Road: West from Pine Log Road to Cloverleaf over Sand Bar Ferry Road, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Sand Bar Ferry Road: West from Cloverleaf to Prep Phillips Drive, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Run Course Affected Roads:

  • Broad Street: East from 13th Street to East Boundary, 4 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Broad Street: West from East Boundary to 12th Street, 4 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • East Boundary: South from Reynolds Street to Greene Street, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Greene Street: East from East Boundary to 13th Street, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • 13th Street: North from Greene Street from Broad Street, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • 12th Street: from Broad Street to Jones Street, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Jones Street: from 12th Street to 10th Street, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • 10th Street: from Jones Street to Reynolds Street, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • 8th Street: from Reynolds Street to Broad Street, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Reynolds Street: from 10th Street to Bay Street, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Bay Street: from Reynolds Street to Reynolds Street, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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