So it happened, they announced the race, all very professionally done.
cam_ray and a host of local "pros" were there, along with PR, TV and press, and Austin City Sports dept. If you like the logo, click on this link and select save, it's big enough to use as a desktop background.
Stood around and watched for a while, then left to go for a swim. Sadly like the dufus I am, sometimes, I drove over to Barton Springs o nly to remember it's ALWAYS closed on Thursdays for cleaning.