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Sunday, November 5, 2000 -- Rockville, MD
Montgomery County Marathon in the Parks

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Secure registration at the Marathon in the Parks site
When: Sunday, November 5, 2000

Where: Rockville, MD
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Other Race Details:

  • Runners MUST be 18 years of age or older
  • Runners must maintain at least a 12-1/2 minute per mile pace to finish within the 5-1/2 hour course limit.
  • 1000 runners will be accepted
  • Once the limit is reached, no new entries will be accepted.
Mark your calendars for the inaugural Montgomery County Marathon in the Parks! Created by the Montgomery County Parks Foundation and the Montgomery County Road Runners Club (MCRRC), this event will showcase one of the most extensive metropolitan parks systems in the country while providing runners with a competitive, top-notch race.

With over 3000 members, the MCRRC is one of the largest non-profit running organizations in the country. The MCRRC administers over 40 races a year, from low-key club races to the national class Pike's Peek 10K in Rockville, Maryland. After more than 20 years of running in Montgomery County, the MCRRC has the experience and the resources to create a marathon with details unlike any other.

Marathon History: The Montgomery Parks Foundation, established in 1992, is a non-profit charitable organization that helps fund park needs in the county, including acquisition of land, preservation of stream valleys, construction of facilities, and sponsorship of programs and services that benefit both residents and visitors. The foundation works in cooperation with private citizens, businesses, foundations, the Maryland-National Park and Planning Commission, and the Montgomery County Department of Parks and Planning.

Course:The Marathon in the Parks will prove to be more than a 26.2-mile foot race, it will be a simultaneous celebration of running, nature, and community in the place where all three come together every day - Montgomery County, Maryland!


TITLE: Montgomery County Marathon in the Parks
EVENTS: Marathon
WHEN: Sun, 5 Nov
WHERE: Rockville, MD
CONTACT: Brian Tresp E-mail