NC Marathon Returns To Greensboro As BB&T Gate City Half Marathon, 8K

10:28 PM, Mar 28, 2013   |    comments
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Greensboro, NC -- The North Carolina Marathon is returning to its home in Greensboro after a year away from the city.

The half marathon is back with a new name: the BB&T Gate City Half Marathon and 8K.

The race begins and ends at Center City Park in downtown Greensboro, and organizers are offering $10,000 in cash prizes.

The USA Track & Field-certified half marathon starts at 8 a.m. in Center City Park. Follow this link to see the course:

The time limit for the race is three and a half hours, and everyone who finishes gets a finisher's medal.

The 8K race is also certified by USA Track & Field. Here's a link to that race course:

The event is a major fundraiser for Foster Friends of North Carolina, a group that looks to provide brighter futures for children in foster care by offering educational, extra-curricular and life skills opportunities through various programs.

Click here for more information on Foster Friends of North Carolina.

And for more information on the BB&T Gate City Half Marathon and 8K, visit North Carolina Marathon.

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