The Naperville Marathon Races Fitness Expo takes place November 8th & 9th, 2013. This special event is hosted by the Edward Health and Fitness Center. Look forward to the special features and items at the expo, with exhibitors that include: running gear, sports related items, fitness, health & wellness, nutrition, and more.
The Naperville Marathon & Half Marathon will take place Sunday, November 10th, 2013. Starting and finishing at North Central College, near historic downtown Naperville. The title sponsor is Edwards Hospital of this charity run, that benefits the philanthropic Edwards Foundation. The race medical director is doctor Mike Hartman who is also a physician at the Edwards Hospital's Emergency Department.
The marathon is expecting around 3,500 runners this year. Run maps available at www.naperville26.com and packets can be picked up at the Expo (Nov.8th or 9th). For more information on Edwards Foundation visit website http://edward.ejoinme.org/ .
Helping designer Craig Bixler explains the 26.2 mile full marathon or 13.1 mile half marathon is designed along the scenic forest preserves and parks (recently changed within the city limits of Naperville as of June of this year). What a great way to stay healthy for a great cause.