The third annual race is planned for Sunday September 24, 2017 at Cumberland, MD. This race will be the fifth and final event in the 2017 Mid-Atlantic Marathon and Half Marathon Series. The other events in the Series are the Brush Tunnel Marathon and Half, the GAP Marathon and Half, the GAP Trestles Marathon and Half, and the Barnum Rail Trail Marathon and Half. In order, the series races take place in MD, MD, PA, WV, and MD.
The race start/finish is located on the C&O Canal Towpath at the Canal Place located at 13 Canal Street Cumberland, MD 21502. The marathon starts at 7:30AM and the half marathon starts at 8:00AM.
The Cumberland C&O Towpath Marathon and Half Marathon was a Trail Runner Magazine 2016 Trophy Series event. To learn more about the Trophy Series click here or navigate over to trailrunnermag.com.
“This is a wonderful series of friendly races with tremendous organization in beautiful locations that runners need to experience.”
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