Runners and their supporters will now be able to obtain instant updates of a runner's progress every 10K of the 26.2 mile marathon course from start in Arlington, VA start to the finish line at the Marine Corps War Memorial.
Through Runner Broadcast, MCM participants can serve as their own news source positioning their progress on personal Facebook timelines or over a Twitter feed. The Runner Broadcast Service is available to all MCM participants.
Additionally, relatives, friends, and supporters of MCM runners can register to Track a Runner over every 10K, 20K, 30K and 40K split and all the way to the MCM finish line. Timing data will appear via email or text. Plus, the data can be posted to Facebook and Twitter.
Both Runner Broadcast and Track a Runner services are available free of charge and are online at www.marinemarathon.com.