Myrtle Beach Marathon Listed in Top 10 Winter Marathons

Runners, get on your mark, it’s almost time for the 15th annual Myrtle Beach Marathon.   The Myrtle Beach Marathon is set for Saturday, February 18, 2012 with post race party taking place at the House of Blues.  USA Today listed the Bi-Lo Myrtle Beach Marathon as one of the 10 Winter Marathons in which to participate so if you’re looking for a unique running experience and a fabulous destination then the Myrtle Beach Marathon is the event for you.  The Myrtle Beach Marathon supports the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of South Carolina and the Horry County Chapter of the American Red Cross.  Since its first year, the Myrtle Beach Marathon has assisted these charities in raising almost $3 Million.

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Here’s a great video set to a nice little tune from Moby that will hopefully give you some inspiration to get out there and run.

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If this is going to be your first run click on this link to WebMD for some tips to keep you safe and healthy during the Myrtle Beach marathon.

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Hilary is from Conway, SC and has been a lifelong visitor to North Myrtle Beach. She has lived in North Myrtle Beach permanently since 2009. A graduate of CCU’s History program, Hilary enjoys the local history and legend of the low-country as well as the modern growth of the tourism industry in Myrtle Beach. She works as a Marketing and Guest Services Assistant for Elliott Beach Rentals where she has been given the freedom to express her love and enthusiasm for the Grand Strand.


  1. Great! I am ready to run!

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