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Mississippi River Marathon 2014

Lake Chicot, Arkansas
Saturday, February 8, 2014

Mississippi River Marathon

As one of the flattest courses in North America, the Mississippi River Marathon is perfect for both the first time marathoner as well as the Boston qualifier.

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Runners will experience circling North America's largest ox-bow lake, passing the location of the first recorded night flight by Charles Lindbergh, proceeding through historic downtown Greenville, and crossing the famous Mississippi River. This will be an unforgettable race day that you'll find yourself coming back to year after year.


In addition to creating an awesome race day experience, the Mississippi River Marathon strives to eliminate educational inequities by providing proceeds to Teach For America, a non-profit organization that recruits and trains exceptional teachers that are creating lasting change in the lives of Delta students.