FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Akron Marathon's Full Marathon Sold Out
Half Marathon and Five-Person Team Relay Spots Available, Limited
Akron, Ohio (September 11, 2013) – 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 akronmarathon.org to secure their space in the 11th annual
running of the Akron Marathon, presented by Time Warner Cable. Online
registration for the Five-Person Team Relay ends on September 16 at
midnight. Online registration for the Half Marathon ends September 20 at
"We're thrilled by the support the community shows the Akron Marathon,"
said Anne Bitong, executive director. "Those who planned to register for
the full marathon and didn't are encouraged to join us for the half
The Akron Marathon will take place Saturday, September 28, 2013, 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 akronmarathon.org or
by calling (330) 434-2RUN (2786).