Cincinnati’s Flying Pig Marathon – May 3, 2015

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It’s hard to believe that May 3, 2015 will be the 17th Flying Pig Marathon in Cincinnati, Ohio. ┬áIn 2014, over 36,000 runners from all 50 U.S. states and 19 countries participated.

Here are some fun FAQs about this race:

  • 4,000 pounds of ice will be on site
  • 30 cases of Vaseline will be available
  • 16,000 pieces of string cheese will be devoured
  • 49,500 bottles of water will be available
  • 16,500 Ho-Hos will be available as a snack
  • 37,000 safety pins are used at this event
  • 500,000 water and Gatorade cups are used
  • 549 portable restrooms are available
  • 125+ bands and entertainment zones

See the course in five minutes in this video:

Are you participating in this Pig race?