News & Press Release Announcements
Welcome to the Tobacco Road Marathon archive of news releases and announcements. These items are listed in chronological order with the latest news at the top. The announcements recorded here chronicle significant developments concerning our events (both full and half marathons) that we see as "newsworthy," or topics likely to be of interest to editors of professional news organizations such as community newspapers, radio or television stations, Web sites, specialist running magazines and bloggers. These items typically concern entitlement sponsors, work with our charities and registration price discounts for our participants. For a regular stream of our news be sure to follow Tobacco Road Marathon on Facebook and Twitter.

News & Press


ABC11's Caitlin Knute Discusses Training for Allscripts TRM

Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon and Boston Marathon veteran Esther Dill took time out from training for this year's race to field questions about running, training, the TRM races and the American Tobacco Trail for an

GNC Training Run Schedule Revised

Our half marathon title sponsor, GNC Live Well, Live Easy has changed their schedule for training runs due to some personal family priorities the organizers need to address. The new schedule appears below:

Race For A Cure

In its first five years of history the Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon (TRM) and the GNC Live Well, Live Easy Half have contributed over one half million dollars to charity.

TRM Joins ABC 11 WTVD Food Drive

On Wednesday, December 9 Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon (TRM) Founder and President Kazem Yahyapour and several members of the TRM board of directors joined o