Marine Corps Marathon: 30K runners in 6 days

Danny Sirdofsky – Medill News Service – Navy Times – April 15, 2010 16:44:32 EDT


Washington, DC – “In the third-fastest registration time ever, the Marine Corps Marathon signed up a capacity 30,000 runners in six days for the October race.

In the first 24 hours after the sign-up opened April 7, 23,793 participants had joined the field — about 991 people per hour.”

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