Apr 26 2014
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15 Years Running

2014 is a very special year for the St. Jude Country Music Marathon & 1/2 Marathon presented by Nissan! 2014 marks our 15th anniversary for this event. We will be honoring those 15 years with an exclusive 15 Years Running Photo Album! We will also be honoring those participants that have ran the event all…

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Runner Perks

Show your Bib or Medal at any of these locations and receive exclusive runner perks!    Silver Dollar Saloon|  110 Second Avenue North Complimentary breakfast buffet* | Saturday, April 26th  9am – 12pm *while supplies last  $3 Bloody Marys and Mich Ultras, Saturday, April 26th, 9am – 2pm Drink specials all day Thursday, April 24th…

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The Medals Have Gone Country!

Check out the bling that you will earn when you cross that Finish Line! If you want to overachieve and earn some EXTRA bling, become a St. Jude Hero and help the kids of St. Jude!  

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Series Revamps Elite Program

SAN DIEGO—Reaffirming its historical commitment to elite runners, Competitor Group Inc., (CGI), owner of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, has announced plans for an elite athlete program that supports top-tier and developing international and American athletes in 2014.

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26.2 Miles Conquered by St. Jude Patient

When St. Jude Heroes run a 26.2 mile course to support our kids, they accomplish no small feat. But one patient took on an even greater challenge: becoming the first St. Jude patient to cover the distance of a marathon while receiving inpatient care. Read full article here: http://bit.ly/1cHY1EQ

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Adam Zocks: Master Obstacle Clearer

Meet one of the Competitor Group’s operations gurus. When he was a high school runner, Competitor Group Vice President and General Manager Adam Zocks was jumping over hurdles. Not much has changed since then.

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Toddler with Cancer Inspires Maryland Teacher to Run Half-Marathon

Inspired by a 22-month-old little girl, Heather Wilhelm of Keedysville, Maryland and 30 running teammates will take on the St. Jude Country Music Marathon & ½ Marathon presented by Nissan on April 27th in Nashville. The group trained together and each raised funds to support St. Jude’s pediatric medical research, which today is having a direct impact on 22-month-old Brooke Riggs, who was diagnosed in January with a type of cancer called neuroblastoma.

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Heather Dolan: Making Magic Behind The Scenes

Meet the Competitor Group’s registration manager! Customer service can be a tough job. It typically involves skillfully dealing with upset people on the other end of the phone and responding to numerous email and customer complaints.

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