WBAL TV & Baltimore Running Festival Sign Five-Year Extension
Posted Wednesday, 10 October, 2012
Baltimore, MD (October 10, 2012) -- Corrigan Sports Enterprises (CSE) and WBAL TV announced today the two parties have signed an exclusive five-year extension to provide live television coverage of the annual Baltimore Running Festival. The new contract begins in 2013 and runs thru 2017.
Dan Joerres, WBAL-TV General Manager, said, “WBAL-TV is thrilled to continue our partnership with the Baltimore Running Festival for another five years. The Running Festival has grown into one of the premier running events in the country and WBAL-TV’s live coverage from the ground, in the air and online is something television viewers in Baltimore have come to enjoy.”
Lee Corrigan, president of CSE, said, “WBAL TV’s live coverage from start to finish of the marathon helps elevate the prestige of our event as one of the biggest events of its kind in the country.”