Running USA Annual Half-Marathon Report
Half-marathon, the country's most popular distance, again delivers record numbers; Göteborg keeps largest 13.1 mile crown
Posted Monday, 1 April, 2013
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - (March 31, 2013) - Over the past decade, the half-marathon has become America's most popular distance by virtually any metric: by finisher growth, by debut half-marathons, by "buzz" and by survey, and the following numbers and tables compiled by Running USA for its annual report further reinforce the 13.1 mile's impact and influence. In short, it is the Usain Bolt of the U.S. road race world.
To view the full report, go to runningusa.org