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WHAT MAKES THE AKRON MARATHON THE BEST KEPT SECRET?

The 26.2 miles of a marathon represents the peak of athletic endurance. It is said that once you run one marathon, you will always be back for more. But what makes a great marathon? What makes people keep coming back for more? Runners are always looking for the next...

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HOW TO BEAT THE WALL DURING YOUR MARATHON

You’re running your marathon at a good pace and you’re somewhere near mile 20 when that ominous feeling hits you. First comes the sudden fatigue, a loss of energy that makes every movement harder. Then your legs start to feel as heavy as the pavement you’re running...

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AKRON MARATHON SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR 2019 RACE SEASON

Akron, OH (April 30, 2019) — The Akron Marathon Charitable Corporation announced its need for volunteers for the 2019 Akron Children’s Hospital Akron Marathon Race Series. This year, the Akron Marathon team plans to engage more than 2,000 volunteers across its 2019...

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Merkle and McCarron Take the Tape at the Akron Marathon

AKRON, Ohio (September 29, 2018) – The last stop of the Akron Children’s Hospital Akron Marathon Race Series was held today and saw crisp and cool race conditions in one of this area’s marquee events – The FirstEnergy Marathon, Half Marathon and Team Relay. Traveling...

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