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Modesto Marathon is Coming!

Modesto Marathon- Sunday, March 24

The Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon returns this year and is projecting a high turnout for their globally attended event. This event will feature a Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K runs for runners of all levels. This highly popular event is fully certified as a Boston Marathon qualifier and draws elite athletes from all over the world hoping to qualify for the Boston Marathon. So, dust of your running shoes and come out to support Modesto in the Annual Modesto Marathon.

The Modesto Marathon was founded by the ShadowChase Running Club to serve the local community by promoting physical fitness and a healthy lifestyle to at-risk youth. Through the Teens Run Modesto program, they experience the benefits of goal-setting, character development, adult mentoring and improved physical fitness through a structured training program culminating in the running and completion of the Modesto Marathon.

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About the Author:

Chris Murphy is the President and CEO of Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group and Publisher and Founder of ModestoView Inc. Chris worked globally in the cycling industry returning to Modesto in 1996. He is also the founder of the Modesto Historic Graffiti Cruise Route, Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame, Modesto Rockin’ Holiday, the Modesto Music History Organization and co-founder of the Modesto Area Music Association. Chris is married to his artist wife Rebecca since 1985 and has two daughters Madison and Abigail, both graduating from Modesto High and UC Berkeley. He is lead singer and guitarist for his band, Third Party that donates their performances to non-profits.