FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Akron Marathon Announces 2013 Poster Competition
Akron, OH (August 9, 2013) - The Akron Marathon, presented by Time Warner
Cable, is offering local artists the opportunity to have their artwork
featured as the official poster of the 2013 Akron Marathon. The winning
entry will be printed as the commemorative poster for the 11th running of
the Akron Marathon, which will take place on September 28, 2013.
The artwork will also be featured in the event guide distributed to more
than 100,000 households in northeast Ohio. The winning artist will receive
a framed print signed by the Board of Trustees and staff of the Akron
Designs can be submitted through the 2013 Poster Contest tab on the Akron
Marathon Facebook page. Submissions for the contest will be accepted until
Friday, August 23.
All submitted artwork will be featured on the Akron Marathon Facebook 2013
Poster Contest page. Fans of the Akron Marathon will be able to choose
their favorite design when voting polls are open from August 26 through
September 5. The entry with the most number of votes will be announced as
the winner on Friday, September 6.
For more information or to enter the contest please visit the Akron
Marathon Facebook page or visit akronmarathon.org.
The Akron Marathon includes four events: the full marathon, the half
marathon, the five-person team relay and the kids fun run. The 11th annual
Akron Marathon, presented by Time Warner Cable, will be held September 28,
2013. Registration is available at akronmarathon.org.
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 akronmarathon.org or
by calling (330) 434-2RUN (2786).