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Chevron Houston Marathon Race Weekend Earns Gold Level Sustainability Certification for 8th Consecutive Year

HOUSTON MARATHON COMMITTEE   720 N. Post Oak Rd., Ste. 200   Houston, Texas 77008   713-957-3453   www.chevronhoustonmarathon.com   E-mail: media@houstonmarathon.com Media Advisory: Chevron Houston Marathon Race Weekend Earns Gold Level Sustainability Certification for 8th Consecutive Year Houston (Oct. 4, 2019) – The Council for Responsible Sport announced earlier this summer that the Houston Marathon Committee (HMC) has been awarded

Why We Run – Family and Giving Back to the Running Community

Why We Run - Family and Giving Back to the Running Community Every race goal we have accomplished has been through one of us having a crazy idea to set the bar higher, faster, and/or further. This cycle is how we have come to be – one of us runs, and the other runs further,

Where to Watch the 2019 #houmarathon and #houhalf

Experience Everything the 2019 Houston Marathon Has to Offer  Covering 26.2 miles in one of the most culturally diverse cities in American must mean that the Chevron Houston Marathon and the Aramco Houston Half Marathon just may be the most culturally diverse road races in the nation. But if  you’re not sure where to begin

2019 Houston Marathon Elite Athlete Field

HOUSTON (January 4, 2019) – The Houston Marathon Committee (HMC) is thrilled to announce an impressive elite field for both the Chevron Houston Marathon and the Aramco Houston Half Marathon on Jan. 20, 2019. For the second year in a row, the Aramco Houston Half Marathon can be billed as the fastest field in the

2019 Chevron Houston Marathon Skechers Performance Pace Team

3:05 John Yoder Running Mantra: "Just a little bit more!" Marathons Completed: 58 Houston Marathon Completed: 24 Marathons Paced: 7 marathons, all at Houston       Patrick Hunt Running Mantra:"We were born to run" Marathons Completed: 18 Houston Marathon Completed: 4 Marathons Paced: 2       Edgar Rosales          

RACE WEEKEND VOLUNTEER GROUP BONUS

CALLING RACE WEEKEND GROUP VOLUNTEERS!!! If you are in need of a great service opportunity, PLUS a way to fundraise for your group, come volunteer for the Houston Marathon on Sunday, January 20th, 2019. The Houston Marathon is the city’s single-day sporting event, with more than 20,000 runners taking to the streets of Houston. Groups that

What to Know as a Legacy

Wow, time passes fast. I just realized that the 2019 Houston Marathon will be my 40th year. I started in 1979. But the Houston Marathon Committee (HMC) isn’t looking back, they’re already looking ahead! In 2022 The Houston Marathon will turn 50! That’s right it’s long surpassed Legacy status but we look forward to celebrating

Legacy Loonyness

Hello, fellow Legacies! Well; guess what? It happens to the best of us; and, now I find that it can also happen to folks like ME! My precious official Marathon Streak has come to an end. Sob! Got to get a hold of myself. It is not the end of the world, right? Life goes

Getaway to Houston

America's fourth-largest city is a cosmopolitan destination, filled with world-class dining, arts, hotels, shopping and nightlife. Take a stroll through the historic Heights, spend the day exploring the Museum District or head down to Space Center Houston. Later on, grab a bite in one of dozens of award-winning restaurants, or hang out with the cool kids on Washington Avenue.

Rewriting the Record Books in 2018

HOUSTON (January 14, 2018) – Exciting finishes, upset victories, American records, Olympic Trials qualifying times and personal bests highlighted a day that marked another poignant step in the city’s recovery from the devastation of Hurricane Harvey in August. In the 16th year of the Houston Half Marathon, late entrant Jake Robertson of New Zealand won

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