Interactive course map includes location of key points for runners and spectators; limited changes to the 2014 course including the introduction of an even greater view of the US Capitol - QUANTICO, Va. - The Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) is introducing the 2014 Marathon course and online interactive map for the 39th running of the event on Sunday, Oct. 26. The 26.2 mile journey will begin in Arlington, VA and travel along spectacular National Park landscape throughout the nation's capital to the finish on the Marine Corps War Memorial in Rosslyn, VA. The dynamic online map, created in partnership with Bethesda, MD-based web software and interactive services firm, Geocentric, is accessible on the MCM website (www.marinemarathon.com).
Your first real race will be a revelation. You should be able to handle the distance, but your pace may be slower than you expect. Don’t worry. You’ll recover quickly and should be racing fit in 3–5 races. Only the 500 Mile group should be doing morning runs beginning this week.
AUGUST 27, 2014 - On behalf of the Houston Marathon Foundation (HMF), the Houston Marathon Committee (HMC) announced today that Executive Director Wade Morehead will also assume the duties of Executive Director for the Foundation. In addition to this announcement, the HMF is getting a new look by changing its logo to include the iconic star footprint associated with the Houston Marathon Committee since its inception.
RaceKids becomes official day camp partner of the Rock ‘n' Roll Marathon Series; Partnership to kickoff at the Rock ‘n' Roll Running Festival in Virginia Beach, August 29-31; Additional 2014 events include Denver, Savannah and San Antonio with more added in 2015 - SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series and RaceKids, an innovative Day Camp for children of race participants, announced a partnership as the Official Day Camp Partner of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, offering parents a safe and fun place for their kids while they race.