FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
State Farm Melbourne & Beaches Music Marathon Announces Training Camp
Florida Elite Runner Jessica Crate to Again
Conduct Camp For Runners of All Levels For February 2012 Event
MELBOURNE, Fla. - (November 1, 2011) - The State Farm Melbourne & Beaches
Music Marathon Weekend has announced that Central Florida elite runner
Jessica Crate has again agreed to conduct the event's official training
The Melbourne Music Marathon Weekend is scheduled for February 4-5, 2012
and offers runners race distances of 5K, 8K, 1/2 marathon, full marathon
and 1/2 marathon relay.
Entry and event information can be found at: www.themelbournemarathon.com
The training camp will focus on the 8K and 1/2 marathon distances and is
scheduled to begin in mid-November. The camp will continue to accept
runners of all levels throughout its duration.
Crate, 26, a Canadian national champion runner and Varsity Collegiate
athlete, has dominated the East Central Florida women's - and in many cases
the men's - running scene the past few years. She is the reigning and
three-time champion of a local running series and is running the ING New
York City Marathon this coming weekend and recently qualified to represent
the USA Triathlon National Team at the 2012 World Olympic Triathlon
Championships in Auckland, New Zealand.
Jessica, who qualified and ran as an elite runner in the 2011 Boston
Marathon, also is the 2011 women's winner of the Gasparilla Distance
Classic in Tampa.