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Archived 2010 Press Releases and Related Material


December 14, 2009

Soldiers in Iraq will run in Blues Marathon

Organizers announced that Mississippi soldiers deployed in Iraq will be part of this year's race, running a "first wave" race on a military base on January 4. The race was organized in response to a request from Mississippi soldiers who want to be part of the state's premier running event. Read the press release.

 

December 14, 2009

Runner's World gives us a thumbs up for best giveaways!

In the January 2010 issue of Runner’s World magazine, the Mississippi Blues Marathon and Half-Marathon is featured in its “Races + Places” section as having the “best schwag” for runners. Register for the race, and get yours! Read the press release.

 

December 16, 2008

2010 Prize Money Details Announced

We are pleased to announce a total prize money purse of $30,000 to the field of runners in 2010. Read the press release.

 

December 16, 2008

Blues Marathon and Half-Marathon honored by Road Runners Club of America

The Road Runners Club of America has named the Mississippi Blues Marathon and Half-Marathon as Mississippi State Championship Races. This honor cites the races as the premier running events in the South. Read the press release.

 

December 16, 2008

New Course for 2010!

Blues Marathon announces course changes for 2010. Read the official press release here!

 

December 16, 2008

Training opportunity

Fleet Feet Sports of Jackson is offering a training program for the 3rd Annual Mississippi Blues Marathon & Half-Marathon! Local running experts will help you get ready for the fun and the challenge of the marathon. Click here for more information or visit their new location for additional details.

 

July 6, 2009

Donation benefits Blues music

Mississippi Blues Marathon and Half-Marathon Donates $10K to the Blues Commission



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