FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Marathon Tours and Travel Announces
Inaugural Bermuda Triangle Challenge
Bermuda International Race Weekend Set For January 18-20, 2008
BOSTON (September 21, 2007) – Runners traveling to the 2008 Bermuda
International Race Weekend with Marathon Tours and Travel will be eligible
to accomplish a very unique challenge – providing that they do not
mysteriously "disappear" in the process.
The inaugural Bermuda Triangle Challenge, a trio of running events, will be
held January 18-20, 2008, during the Bermuda International Race Weekend,
announced Boston-based Marathon Tours and Travel.
The Bermuda Triangle Challenge will consist of the Front Street Mile (open
division) scheduled for 6:00 pm on Friday, January 18; the Bermuda
International 10K Run/Walk to be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, January 19;
and either the Bermuda International Marathon or The Bermuda International
Half Marathon scheduled for 8:00 am on Sunday, January 20. Participants
who complete the Challenge will receive a commemorative medal and
"This will be Marathon Tours' 30th trip to Bermuda race Weekend and we
wanted to offer something special," said Thom Gilligan, president and
founder of Marathon Tours and Travel. "The Challenge will be a fun way for
our travelers to want to take full advantage of the Martin Luther King Day
holiday weekend, the running events offered and a perfect winter getaway."
The Bermuda International Marathon features a two-loop marathon (one-loop
for the half marathon) course that treats runners to spectacular views of
Harrington Sound's blue waters, elegant pastel-colored homes and lush green
The Bermuda Triangle Challenge is offered exclusively through Marathon
Tours and Travel. Participants must book a Marathon Tours hotel package to
be eligible for the commemorative medal and tee-shirt.
For more information on the Bermuda Triangle Challenge and Bermuda
International Race Weekend visit www.marathontours.com/bermuda or call
Marathon Tours and Travel at (617) 242-7845 9:00 am to 5:00 pm EST.