The event is now named USO Armed Forces Half Marathon & Freedom 5k. The 1/2 Marathon and 5K will start together on Adams Street near the Memorial Wall across Gator Bowl Boulevard from Metropolitan Park. The race will be started by the blast of the cannon. Please line up according to your ability. Faster runners in the front with walkers in the back of the starting area. Make sure you have you ChampionChip attached to your shoe before reporting to the starting line.