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May 31, 2014

On Saturday, May 17, over 7,000 runners were laced up and ready to run at the Ogden Marathon.  2,500 runners lined up 26.2 miles away from Ogden’s Historic 25th Street, eight miles east of Huntsville on Highway 39.    

On Saturday, May 17, over 7,000 runners were laced up and ready to run at the Ogden Marathon.  2,500 runners lined up 26.2 miles away from Ogden’s Historic 25th Street, eight miles east of Huntsville on Highway 39.    

May 1, 2014

Our little valley is known for its many outdoor, active events.  This year a new event is coming that will bring a little competitive edge to the normal marathon scene.

Our little valley is known for its many outdoor, active events.  This year a new event is coming that will bring a little competitive edge to the normal marathon scene.

October 14, 2013

Mountain Green resident Rosy Lee was the first woman to cross the finish line at this year’s St. George marathon.  Not only did she take home a first place win, but she was also inducted into the St. George Marathon Road of Fame. 

Mountain Green resident Rosy Lee was the first woman to cross the finish line at this year’s St. George marathon.  Not only did she take home a first place win, but she was also inducted into the St. George Marathon Road of Fame. 

September 1, 2013

This year’s Morgan Valley Marathon was a huge success.  

This year’s Morgan Valley Marathon was a huge success.  
Runners from all over have been training all year for this event, so organizers made every effort to ensure that it is a positive experience for everyone involved.

June 17, 2013

The Morgan Valley Marathon has been a dream in the making for the past few years. The idea of a marathon in Morgan began among a group of friends who love to run the roads of the beautiful Morgan Valley. 

The Morgan Valley Marathon has been a dream in the making for the past few years. The idea of a marathon in Morgan began among a group of friends who love to run the roads of the beautiful Morgan Valley. 

April 29, 2013

“I’ve looked at it as a blessing in disguise,”  Gentry Lawson said of being too sick to attend Monday’s Boston Marathon.  Lawson had been excited to compete in the Boston Marathon; it was something on his bucket list that he was really looking forward to.  

“I’ve looked at it as a blessing in disguise,”  Gentry Lawson said of being too sick to attend Monday’s Boston Marathon.  Lawson had been excited to compete in the Boston Marathon; it was something on his bucket list that he was really looking forward to.  

April 26, 2013

Morgan native Billy Peterson is an experienced runner, having competed in over 50 marathons including three previous runs in Boston.  During the race last week, Peterson did something unique in his running career: he took his cell phone and seemingly saved his wife and young daughter from tragedy.  

Morgan native Billy Peterson is an experienced runner, having competed in over 50 marathons including three previous runs in Boston.  During the race last week, Peterson did something unique in his running career: he took his cell phone and seemingly saved his wife and young daughter from tragedy.  

May 31, 2012

Runners from all over are pushing their limits in preparing for the second annual Morgan Valley Marathon.  This year’s event will be held on Saturday, July 28.  

 

Runners from all over are pushing their limits in preparing for the second annual Morgan Valley Marathon.  This year’s event will be held on Saturday, July 28.  

August 4, 2011

The 1st Morgan Valley Marathon, half marathon and 5K has come and gone.  With  650 runners, many volunteers, great sponsors and wonderful community support- this race was a huge success.  The Biggest Little Marathon in Utah has definitely made its mark!   All the comments from the runners were positive and encouraging. “Very organized, especially for a first race”  “The best Aid Stations and volunteers ever!”  “Beautiful, amazing course”  “Great medals, shirts and bags”  “Fun Prizes”  “We’ll run this race every year”  were just a few of the comments made.