Where to Run: Top 10 Marathon Bucket List - #8: Flying Pig Marathon

 

By: Brian Elder

Landmarks/Features:

  • Ohio River
  • Run in 2 states (Ohio and Kentucky)
  • Ault Park
  • Cincinnati Art Museum
  • Great American Ball Park (Cincinnati Reds)
  • Paul Brown Stadium (Cincinnati Bengals)

Date/Race Schedule:

  • Sunday, May 1st, 2016

Pace Teams:

  • 3:05, 3:10, 3:15, 3:20, 3:25, 3:30, 3:35, 3:40, 3:45, 3:50, 4:00, 4:10, 4:20, 4:30, 4:45, 5:00, 5:30

Expo:

  • P&G Health and Fitness Expo @ Duke Energy Convention Center Hall A-C
  • Friday, April 29: 12PM-7PM; Saturday, April 30: 10AM-7PM

Cost/Weather:

  • Regisation opens August 6th, 2015

Other:

  • 36,000 participants
  • All finishers receive a two-sided finisher medal and race shirt
  • Boston Qualifier

Brian Elder is a learner, amateur explorer, and runner that is going to run until it takes him somewhere. He is a graduate from the University of Georgia where he studied English and Religion. After running competitively on trails and roads, he fuels with an appetite so big you would swear it’s competitive.  Follow Brian on Instagram.