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Thousands Of Runners Ready For The Pig!

(Cincinnati)--The 16th Annual Flying Pig Marathon will kick off Sunday morning at 6:30. Tens of thousands of runners from around the world will be in the Queen City to participate.

There will be more runners participating in this years event with registration up 4 percent from 2013. The crowds are also expected to be bigger. As many as 150,000 people will line the streets to cheer on the runners.

Sergio Reyes, the man who won the full marathon in 2009, 2010 and 2013 is back in the field this year. Former champions in the women's half marathon, Amy Robillard and Leslie Kraus, will be back to compete this year as well. 

 

RACE SCHEDULE

Friday, May 2, 2014
12 p.m. to 7 p.m.                                
P&G Health & Fitness Expo and packet pickup, Duke Energy Convention Center & Millennium Hotel
Ballroom, Fifth and Elm, Cincinnati, Ohio

8 p.m. Start                                      
Little Kings Mile (Main at 14th Street, OTR) followed by Post-Race Party at Smale Riverfront Event Lawn

Saturday, May 3, 2014
6:30 a.m.                                         ..
Registration and packet pickup for Toyota 10K and Tri-State Running Company 5K at the Smale Riverfront
Event Lawn, Mehring Way at Joe Nuxhall Way

8 a.m. Start                                      
Flying Pig Toyota 10K, Joe Nuxhall Way at Great American Ball Park

10 a.m. Start                                    
Tri-State Running Company 5K, Lord’s Gym Pump N’ Run 5K, the Walmart Family Fun Festival,
Yeatman’s Cove

10 a.m. to 7 p.m.                                 
P&G Health & Fitness Expo, Duke Energy Convention Center

12 p.m. Start                                    
Kids’ Marathon 26th Mile, presented by Ernst & Young

1 p.m. Start                                      
Mascot Race and Parade, Flying Piglet Kids’ Fun Run presented by First Watch featuring the Pampers
Diaper Dash at Yeatman’s Cove

1 p.m. Start                                      
PigAbilities Final Mile

1:30 p.m. Start
IAMS Flying Fur Dog Run, near Purple People Bridge

2 p.m.
Live music begins on the Smale Riverfront Park Event Lawn

5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.                     
Flying Pig Pasta Party at Smale Riverfront Event Lawn                       

Sunday, May 4, 2014
6 a.m.                                                 
Moerlein Lager House open for Start Line Breakfast

6:15 a.m.                                           
Opening Ceremonies, start line, Mehring Way at Elm Street

6:25 a.m. Start                                
Wheelchair Race

6:30 a.m. Start                                
Flying Pig Marathon

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.                            
Victory Party at Yeatman’s Cove

 

You can find more information on the Flying Pig here.

 

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