Event Details

“Racin’ the Station” Duathlon is non-sanctioned USAT Run/Bike/Run event where the participants will “race” the International Space Station (ISS) as it completes one Earth orbit.  The ISS completes an orbit every 91 minutes 12 seconds.  We will track the starting location of the ISS at the race start time and see who “beats” the space station by completing the event by the 91 minute 12 second mark.

Spectator Info

Hang out near 4316 and you can enjoy music and track the ISS as it orbits Earth. (this is near transition and finish line)

You must come in gate 9 of Redstone Arsenal (this is exit off I-565). Research Park Blvd turns into Rideout Road once you go through the gate.Must have valid driver’s license, up-to-date tag receipt and up-to-date insurance card. No weapons allowed on the Arsenal.

For more info: https://home.army.mil/redstone/index.php/about/visitor-information

If you have spectators with you in the car over 16 years old, please email me (again, ONLY US citizens).

Additional Event Info  

Date & Time

September 25, 2021

September 25, 2021


NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center