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Why Run With Us?
The Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon features over 20 miles of the American Tobacco Trail (ATT). The rest of the course is flat and fast with a downhill finish. Up to 10 perecent of our runners qualify for the legendary Boston Marathon! Less experienced runners benefit too as the fast, flat, energy-absorbing course and ideal temperatures (averaging in the 40’s and 50’s Fahrenheit) make it a great setting for your personal record.
News, Press and Articles
Cary, NC (April 2, 2018) – CARY, N.C. The board of directors of the Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon (TRM) and the Feetures! Half Marathon announced today that their 2018 events set a new record of charitable giving at $155,000 – a full $25,000 more than their...read more
Check out Tobacco Road Marathon Founder Kazem Yahyapour and JDRF Executive Director Chris LaTurno in their interview with host John Clark on WTVD ABC-11!...read more
For Immediate Release: Contact: Mark Dill, (919) 949-9263 MILITARY-STYLE RUCKING DIVISION FOR TOBACCO ROAD HALF MARATHON 2018 Half Marathon To Include Innovative “Rucking” – Walking With Weighted Backpack Cary, NC (January 23, 2018) – The Tobacco Road Marathon is...read more
Ways to Participate
The Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon is a USATF-certified 26.2 mile course run on the American Tobacco Trail in Cary, NC. Much of the course is run on the beautiful American Tobacco Trail. The course is known as one of the country’s best Boston Marathon Qualifier courses.
The Tobacco Road Half-Marathon is a USATF-certified 13.1 mile course run on the American Tobacco Trail in Cary, NC. New for 2018 is a non-competitive (i.e. no awards) rucking division for those who wish to walk or run the course with a weighted rucksack.
Help out your friends! We need, and love, our volunteers! Opportunities for Friday & Saturday Event set-up Race number handout T-shirt pickup Sunday/Race Day Food service Finish line medal handout Water handout bag & key check Parking assistance.
As a sponsor and/or expo exhibitor, your company gains access to our runners and spectators on race weekend and beyond. The Tobacco Road Marathon race conducts year-round marketing targeting key local, regional and national markets.