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13 Fast Facts: Ways to utilize technology on Race Weekend

With thirty days left until race day, we’re taking a look at how race participants and spectators can utilize technology on Chevron Houston Marathon Race Weekend. Twitter – Follow us at @houstonmarathon hashtag #houmarathon Facebook – Chevron Houston Marathon Houston … Continue reading

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13 Fast Facts: Benefits of the 2013 Chevron Houston Marathon Race Weekend

As we get closer to the 2013 Chevron Houston Marathon Race Weekend (we’re just 60 days away!), let’s take a look at 13 of the best benefits provided to the runners at this year’s Race Weekend. Here they are in … Continue reading

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13 Fast Facts: The first thirteen

This month’s 13 Fast Facts takes a trip down memory lane. Here’s a quick glance back at the first thirteen winners of the men’s and women’s Houston Marathon. Danny Green won the men’s race in the 1972 Houston Marathon in … Continue reading

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13 Fast Facts: Record-breaking performances

In forty years of existence, the winners of the Chevron Houston Marathon keep getting faster and faster. The same can be said for the Aramco Half Marathon, which has been around for 10 years. In no particular order, here’s a … Continue reading

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13 Fast Facts about the Official Chevron Houston Marathon Veterans!

We know you have seen our Houston Marathon Veterans sporting their official shirts around town and during the Chevron Houston Marathon each year.  These amazing guys and gals are runners who have successfully finished 10 or more Houston marathons!  They organize and put … Continue reading

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13 Reasons to Join a Running Club

Check out the Local Running Club scene in Houston on the HMC site or Houston Area Road Runners Association site.  You can meet fellow runners and a new social group or two. You’ll receive coaching and motivation from fellow runners. You can give … Continue reading

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13 Fast Facts: Reasons to Run for Charity

1. Raise awareness. Running for a charity is not all about fundraising – it also helps get the charity’s name out there and highlights the important work they do. 2. Honor a loved one. 3. Give back to the community. 4. … Continue reading

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