Marathon organizers expecting more than 1,200 runners
by MBJ Staff
Published: February 6,2014
GREENVILLE — More than 1,200 participants are expected this weekend at the 2nd Annual Mississippi River Marathon.
The event will kickoff Friday with an expo at the Greenville Mall. Runners will pick up their race packets at the expo.
Both full and half-marathons will begin at 8 a.m. Saturday.
The Mississippi River Marathon will award a total of $3,000 in prize money to the top five male and female full marathon racers. The awards ceremony will begin at 3 p.m. at Stein Mart Square.
For more information, visit www.msrivermarathon.com.
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