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I thought it was a very good race. I felt the course was some what of a challenge. I liked the course a lot. It was not a typical road race due to the different road surfaces such as gravel, pavement, and a dirt trail. The end was challenging due to the curving narrow path. I felt it had enough hills and it was a course you really had to pay attention t...
The course has some serious hills and it was ICE COLD this year with it staying in the 20's during the entire race. The entertainment after the race was great, best after race food I've seen in the three half marathons I have done. Also, the best looking finisher medals.
Man completes 26 marathons in 26 days 12/24/2013 - CNN On Thanksgiving Day, Jayson Black, 28, began his mission to raise awareness and money for a Las Vegas food bank by running 26 marathons in 26 days for a total of 681.2 miles.
Kipsang Sets World Record at Berlin Marathon 9/29/2013 - New York Times Wilson Kipsang of Kenya set a world record of 2:03:23 at the Berlin Marathon on Sunday. The previous record was held by Patrick Makau of Kenya at 2:03:38.