Flying Pig Marathon News

Thanks to our Veterans and First Responders

We’re beyond thankful for those who have served our country and those who continue to fight for our freedom. Click here for information on purchasing this limited edition shirt to support the local DAV chapter and to receive your military and first responder discount.

Register before our Race Weekend prices increase!

Fall is officially here, which means we are that much closer to the holidays and the beginning of training for 2019! Would you like to be a part of the 21st running of the Flying Pig Marathon?

This is not a trick, treat yourself to these great low prices, before rates go up on Halloween night (10/31 after 11:59pm EDT.)

Meet our 2019 Flying Pig Ambassadors!

Introducing the Flying Pig Ambassador Program!

We’ve hand selected these passionate runners and we’re so honored to have them represent the Flying Pig.

Click the photo for links to their social channels to follow along on their journey to Flying Pig Marathon weekend.

Join us for the 5th Annual Queen Bee Half and 4 Miler

Grab your squad and join us for the 5th annual Queen Bee Half Marathon or 4 Miler on October 13th. The weekend will include a Bee-U-Tique expo and a post-race party at beautiful Lytle Park.

Registration prices go up on 6/30 after 11:59 p.m. so register today!

Viets, Keen Win 20th Anniversary Flying Pig Marathon

The 20th anniversary Flying Pig Marathon powered by P&G celebrated a record crowd and wins by a Wisconsin runner and a former Cincinnatian running in only her second marathon.

The 2018 Flying Pig Marathon registered 43,127 for total weekend participation, a 13% increase from 2017, representing all 50 states and 22 countries.

Flying Pig Weekend Starts 20th Anniversary with Familiar Winners

The 20th anniversary edition of the Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon weekend powered by P&G opened Saturday with a former marathon winner taking home the title in the Tri-State Running Company 5K.

Saturday at the Flying Pig Marathon

All Saturday participants that didn’t make it to the P&G Health and Fitness expo can pick up their race day packet as early as 6:30am on the East plaza level of Paul Brown Stadium. Race day registration is also available at packet pick up for all Saturday races, except the Tri-State Running Company 5K, as this race is sold out.

The Toyota 10K is the first race of the day beginning at 8am near on Elm St. on the East side of Paul Brown Stadium. The Sprint Family Fun Festival kicks off at 8:30am and celebrates a day of achievement and fun for participants and families of all ages! The party features a live band, Michelob Ultra beer, food vendors selling and sampling, charities providing hospitality to the participants, interactive activities and much more!

The sold out Tri-State Running Company 5K begins at 10am followed by the Kids’ 26th Mile Marathon, presented by EY, Pigabilities and Flying Fur. Our little Piggies will enjoy their own races including the Pampers Diaper Dash and Piglet presented by First Watch. The Sprint Family Fun Festival also includes the mascot race at 1pm!

The P&G Health and Fitness expo runs 10am-6pm for Sunday participants to pick up their packets, race premiums and shop from over 120 local and national vendors. New this year, our speaker series! Boston Marathon race director, Dave McGillivray, will be speaking at 3pm with inspiration for our running community.

You can also join us at the “Pig Out” Pasta Party presented by Kroger. Seatings are at 5pm and 6:30pm and you can purchase your tickets at the door.

We hope to see you Saturday for a day full of Pig activities!

Congratulations to our PIGGYs Award Winners

We reflected on our past, honored some special PIGGYs and community partners and celebrated our future. Congrats to all the winners!

A special thanks to our presenting sponsor P&G, VIP sponsor Paycorand sponsors of the pink carpet, Fleet Feet Sports Cincinnati and ASICS. We’d also like to thank our hosts Mike Dardis and Sheree Paolello WLWT and WLWT for broadcasting the show and the Aronoff Center for the Arts for hosting us!

Friday Night at the Flying Pig Marathon

The TQL Beer Series served up by the Flying Pig Marathon celebrates Cincinnati’s rich brewing history and its ‘Porkopolis’ meat processing past! The next race of our series is the Little Kings Mile, taking place Friday evening of Flying Pig Marathon weekend.

This year’s post-race party will continue the celebration of our 20th running of the Flying Pig Marathon with a FREE concert! COIN, the indie pop band from Nashville, will headline a free concert on Friday, May 4, beginning at 6 p.m. at The Banks on Freedom Way. The concert, presented by The Project 100.7/106.3, and in partnership with CE Power, will also include performances by DJ E Trayn, Moonbeau and Telehope, is free and open to the public. The Cincinnati Reds are home against the Marlins on Friday, May 4 and will have a fireworks post-game! Find all the concert details here.

Flying Pig Marathon Announces New Sponsors for 2018

The Flying Pig Marathon powered by P&G welcomes a number of new partners for the event’s 20th anniversary, celebrating a sold-out full marathon and record registration for the 2018 edition.