marathon http://wkar.org en Current State #70 | April 19, 2013 http://wkar.org/post/current-state-70-april-19-2013 <p></p><p></p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 20:39:33 +0000 Current State 34539 at http://wkar.org Second annual Lansing marathon this weekend http://wkar.org/post/second-annual-lansing-marathon-weekend <p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height: 1.15; margin-top: 0pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">&nbsp;</p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 17:39:03 +0000 Current State 34533 at http://wkar.org Second annual Lansing marathon this weekend Temps Cold, Spirit Warm for Inaugural Lansing Marathon http://wkar.org/post/temps-cold-spirit-warm-inaugural-lansing-marathon <p>About 1,800 runners braved blustery conditions Sunday for what organizers call the first ever Lansing Marathon.</p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Mark Bashore 16143 at http://wkar.org Temps Cold, Spirit Warm for Inaugural Lansing Marathon Lansing to host inaugural marathon April 22 http://wkar.org/post/lansing-host-inaugural-marathon-april-22 <p>Organizers in Lansing are counting down to April, when the city will hold its inaugural marathon.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The Lansing Marathon will take place April 22 and cover a standard 26.2 mile course.&nbsp; The race will start outside the Accident Fund Insurance building in downtown Lansing, cross into East Lansing near Michigan State University, turn south to Holt, back into Lansing via Potter Park and end at the Capitol.&nbsp; Race director Owen Anderson says he&#39;s studied marathons in similarly sized communities, and finds they bring strong economic benefits.</p> Thu, 12 Jan 2012 19:16:30 +0000 Kevin Lavery 4290 at http://wkar.org Lansing to host inaugural marathon April 22