Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's social blog dedicated to the Pittsburgh Marathon

WINNER: Mary Akor (USA) female winner for the Pittsburgh Marat

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Mary Akor finished first among female runners in 2:37:34. Having finished the race, she collapsed and required medical attention but is on her feet now.

— 11 months ago
WINNER: James Kirwa (KEN) wins Pittsburgh Marathon 2013

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Kirwa beat his time from last year by 34 seconds and set the fastest time since the race was resurrected five years ago.

— 11 months ago

VIDEO: The Pittsburgh Marathon 2013

— 11 months ago
CHEERING along the way

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Cheering on Pittsburgh marathoners in Shadyside (Photo by Julia Rendleman/Post-Gazette)

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Young cheerleaders on the North Side (Photo by Julia Rendleman/Post-Gazette)

— 11 months ago
PG: After Boston, these runners are determined to race at the Pittsburgh Marathon

imageJust three weeks after living through Boston, can these runners turn around and do it all over again in Pittsburgh?

Read our piece in the Post-Gazette.

— 11 months ago
SCHEDULE: Pittsburgh Events during the Marathon

The 27,000-plus runners taking on the Pittsburgh course will greeted along the way by community celebrations, cheering spectators, live music and increased security.

Find out what events will be happening on the course of the Marathon.

— 11 months ago