Greensboro 2008 Marathon Press Conference

The United Healthcare Marathon for Foster Friends of North Carolina is part of the Greensboro Bi-Centennial Events, benefiting Foster Friends of North Carolina and the United Healthcare Children’s Foundation.

It’s a 26.2 Mile Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K Race (and walk) and Children’s Race cap off a week of events a festivities. The UnitedHealthcare N.C. MARATHON is a USA Track & Field sanctioned event, which to runners is VERY IMPORTANT.

USATF: The UnitedHealthcare N.C. Marathon is a Boston Marathon Qualifier!

That ‘s the cool part because it means we are going to get runners from all over the country. If you can’t run in one of the races, you can volunteer, several different opportunities exists. All the information you need is at their website.