Embrace Running 157: Marathon Lotteries

This week, we talk about registration for several marathons including Chicago Marathon and Marine Corps Marathon opening soon for their 2015 events. Big Sur Marathon registration goes to a lottery process for 2016. Changes to the World Marathon Majors Championship scoring started with the recent Tokyo Marathon. Runners go off course at the Birmingham Mercedes-Benz half marathon. Little Rock Marathon and Run the Bluegrass Half Marathon come up with creative solutions for their race merchandise being caught up in shipping delays. We saw McFarland, USA and it was a great movie, you need to see it. Mark trains for the Eugene Marathon and Elena is halfway through her training for the Boston Marathon.