Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon
The SQUEAL January 2014
The latest and greatest news from the Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon

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Powered by P&G January 2014

Rainbow Start

Happy new year! We hope your new year is well on its way to being the best yet. We hope that includes one of the Flying Pig events, because now is the time to think about training! Last year's events closed out, so make sure you're in the field and ready to go in May. The price goes up for all Flying Pig events on January 31, so sign up now. Visit and sign up today!

Bockfest 5k The Beer Series is Back

Make a resolution to be a Brew Hog in 2014 and be part of the Christian Moerlein Beer Series of events! The first one is coming up in just two months at the Bockfest 5K on Saturday, March 8, part of the weekend series of Bockfest events. Go to the Flying Pig website and click on the Beer Series link and be part of the fun at Bockfest!

Sign Up for the Kids' Marathon!

Want your school or youth group to be part of the Flying Pig Incremental Kids' Marathon in 2014? Informational meetings for anyone interested in being a group leader for the 2014 Kids' Marathon will be held Thursday, January 16th at 8:30am, and another at 4pm at the Flying Pig Marathon building at 644 Linn Street. If you're interested, email Robin Pendery at for information!

Ronckers Running Spot Train for the Pig with Bob Roncker's

Join Bob Roncker and his experienced team of coaches for the new and improved 2014 Running Spot Flying Pig Training Program, the official Flying Pig Marathon training program. The program enables you to:

  • improve your fitness
  • discover a few helpful hints about running and walking
  • enjoy running and walking more

What do you hope to achieve from the program? Whatever it is, we'll be there to help you every step of the way! Visit for information and training schedules.

Run Human Run Flying #PigPic Photo Contest

Supporting the old adage, "a picture is worth a thousand words," we are having a photo contest! We are crazy for the Flying Pig, and we want to know more about your Pig experience, so share a #PigPic! We want to visually see why you participated in the Flying Pig through your photos and captions!

We will be giving away a FREE RACE ENTRY to the winner of the photo contest. Please email one #PigPic per Flying Pig participant to Your photo will be judged by a panel of race organizers to determine the top 5 photos and then you will get to vote on the winning #PigPic through our Facebook Page. Don't forget... the winner will receive a free race entry for 2014, so send in your #PigPics today!

Welcome Sarah Pelfrey!

The Flying Pig is adding to its growing family by welcoming Sarah Pelfrey to the Flying Pig Marathon staff. Sarah is a graduate of Wittenberg University and has worked in the field of fundraising and sponsorship for nearly a decade. She's also served as an intern at the Flying Pig. As director of Sales and Marketing she'll be working to bring more partners into the Flying Pig family. Welcome, Sarah!





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