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


WTVD Interviews TRM Leadership!

Click the links below and hear the key messages about the Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon and the Feetures! Tobacco Road Half Marathon! Mark Dill & Jack Marin:

Carrying Water for Tanzania

Running a marathon is no easy accomplishment, but now imagine carrying an extra 45lbs for those 26.2 miles, and then do that once a month for a year.
Press release

100 Years of American Red Cross

Red Cross of Eastern NC Celebrates 100 Years of Service Join us at a Red Cross-featured centennial event this spring
Press release

Feetures! Sponsors TRM Half

February 1, 2017                                            Contact: Mark Dill (TRM): 919-949-9263 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE