Kids cross same finish line as marathoners through Be Healthy Georgia Festival - ATLANTA (March 20, 2016) – This morning the 2016 Publix Georgia Marathon & Half Marathon hosted approximately 10,000 runners and walkers at Centennial Olympic Park. The 10th annual event featured an energetic crowd, clear skies and cool temperatures.
Oscar Ogwaro won the marathon with a solid lead in a time of 2:28:19. This was the Rome, Georgia, resident’s first full marathon. In the women’s race, Kathleen Turchin of Buford, Georgia, broke the tape in 3:03:22.