FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Akron Marathon's Full Marathon Sold Out
Half Marathon and Five-Person Relay Spots Available, Limited
Akron, Ohio (August 16, 2012) – The Akron Marathon's headlining event, the
Full Marathon, has sold out. A limited number of spaces remain for the
Half Marathon, presented by Acme Fresh Markets, and the Five-Person Team
Relay, presented by Novo Nordisk.
Half Marathon and Team Relay hopefuls are encouraged to register online
today at www.AkronMarathon.org to secure their space in the 10th annual
running of the Akron Marathon, presented by Time Warner Cable.
"Community support for the Akron Marathon has continued to grow year after
year," said Jim Barnett, executive race director. "We're humbled to have
such a loyal base of participants. We couldn't hold such a successful
event in any city other than Akron."
The Akron Marathon will take place Saturday, September 29, 2012 beginning
at 7 a.m. For race information – including a race weekend schedule,
training advice, and ideas for increased involvement – please visit
About the Akron Marathon
The Akron Marathon, presented by Time Warner Cable, is organized by the
Akron Marathon Charitable Corporation, a nonprofit group that is dedicated
to promoting health and fitness. Additional information on the Akron
Marathon, half marathon and team relay is available at
www.AkronMarathon.org or by calling (330) 434-2RUN (2786).