More runners expected for McAllen Marathon 2018

It’s a ‘Boston Marathon Qualifier’

McALLEN – There’s still time to register for one of the runs at the McAllen Marathon on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at the McAllen Convention Center. The McAllen Marathon is hoping to attract runners who are ready to compete in the Boston Marathon. The McAllen Marathon is a fun, fast and flat USATF certified course that can qualify you to live your dream of running in Boston.
“This year, the McAllen Marathon has a volunteer committee made up of citizens who are passionate about the event and the sport of running,” said Veronica Whitacre, McAllen City Commissioner District 6. “In 2017, we hosted 1,800 runners with some of them coming from Mexico, Canada and Denmark.”

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