ST. LOUIS (MO) – GO! St. Louis, a not-for-profit organization that specializes in presenting fitness events and programs, announced today that it has reached an agreement with St. Louis-based Big River Running Company to become the presenting sponsor of the annual Health & Fitness Expo, which is held in conjunction with the GO! St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend, set for Saturday and Sunday, April 9 & 10, 2011. The sponsorship agreement runs through the 2013 event.
Race entry fee to increase August 31 for Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio Marathon - San Antonio, TX (August 30, 2010) – For the third year, runners in Texas can gain compete for statewide bragging rights. The Rock 'n' Roll San Antonio Marathon & ½ Marathon benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure presents the Texas Showdown, which pits the best runners in Texas against each other for a “Texas only” prize purse. The race takes place on Sunday, November 14, 2010.
APPLETON, Wis. - (August 24, 2010) - The Community First Fox Cities Marathon presented by Kimberly-Clark, along with Kimberly-Clark's Poise and Kotex brands, announce a contest to recognize the "Great Women of the Race". Entries of 200 words or less will be accepted until Friday, September 3, 2010 to find inspiring women who are participating in the Community First Fox Cities Marathon, ThedaCare Orthopedics Plus Half Marathon, Time Warner Cable 5K Run / Walk or Orthopedic & Sports Institute Relay Marathon on September 18-19, 2010.
QUANTICO, VA (August 26, 2010) - Over 700 runners will participate in the 35th Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) who have run five or more times in the event. As members of the MCM Runners Club, they receive a guaranteed entry for life to participate in "The People's Marathon" and are being called upon to generate enthusiasm in the next generation of runners. All MCM Runners Club members registered for the October 31 MCM will be invited via email to Inspire A Miler on Saturday, October 30, the day prior to the 35th MCM.