PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE
April 1, 2008
Olympic Torch Relay Run Update
The Olympic Torch Relay Run will be held in San Francisco on Wednesday, April 9, starting at McCovey Cove. The Torch Relay Run will begin following a brief opening ceremony at McCovey Cove at 1:00 P.M. The route is as follows:
- McCovey Cove northbound to Third Street.
- Third Street to the Embarcadero.
- The Embarcadero to Jefferson Street.
- Jefferson Street to Hyde Street.
- Hyde Street to Beach Street.
- Beach Street to Polk Street.
- Polk Street to Bay Street.
- Bay Street back to the Embarcadero.
- The Embarcadero to Justin Herman Plaza for a concluding ceremony.
The route comprises a total of approximately six miles.
This route is subject to change as deemed necessary by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Beijing Olympic Committee on Games (BOCOG), the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), or the City and County of San Francisco.
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Last updated: 9/14/2009 11:34:00 AM