2015 Marathon Schedule Covering the Best Races in America
Popular marathons attract thousands of runners and millions of spectators from all over the world. Whether you are an avid runner or a loyal spectator, having a comprehensive schedule that you can follow is important. By looking at the 2015 marathon schedule, you’ll get a glimpse of some of the races people are looking forward to in the New Year. Let’s take a look at four states in America that hold some of the largest marathons in the U.S. and when they are scheduled to take place in 2015.
1. New York City
The New York Marathon is one of the largest races in the World. According to the 2015 marathon schedule, the next race is going to be held on 1st November. This marathon attracts more than 50,000 runners from all the states and different region of the world. The New York Marathon is a point to point road race and traverses cities like Manhattan, Bronx and Queens.
The largest race in Illinois is the Chicago Marathon. Sponsored by the Bank of America, this race attracts elite runners from every part of the world and is extremely competitive. It attracts roughly 40,000 runners and the course tours various parts of Chicago and its suburbs. The flat and fast course is what makes the Chicago Marathon in Illinois a great place for runners to set PR’s or qualify for Boston.. The 2015 marathon schedule shows that the next Chicago marathon is set to take place on 11th October.
Every year, more than 20,000 runners gather in Los Angeles, CA to participate in the L.A Marathon. The race attracts more than 6,000 volunteers and millions of spectators across the world. LA Marathon is a very scenic race that begins at Dodger Stadium. It is a point to point race that ends at the Santa Monica Pier.
Miami Marathon is one of the largest races in Florida and is a 26.2 mile looped course which begins and ends at Biscayne Boulevard. It attracts more than 3,800 runners every year and the marathon schedule shows that the Miami Marathon will take place on the 25th of January. It’s among the first popular races to take place at the beginning of the year. Runners of all abilities can participate in this race and has spectacular views that include the downtown area, scenic beaches, and the gorgeous art district.