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 Covers TRM Race, Record Charitable Giving!

Our media partner, WTVD ABC-11, stepped up in 2017 with continued great coverage of our races and our charitable giving - which set
Press release

Record Charitable Contributions at $130,000 For $761,500 Cumulative Total

For Immediate Release:                                 Contact: Mark Dill, (919) 949-9263

Media Alert: Sunday, March 19, Race Day!

Media Alert: Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon/Feetures! Half Marathon, Sunday, March 19.

Why I Run: Our Type 1 Diabetes Journey with JDRF

Written by Andrea Moffat, mother of a Type 1 child.