Bank of Marin Presents 2nd Annual Running Festival in Novato on Sunday, May 21
Features Olympians Alysia Montano and Sara Hall and supports important local nonprofit
NOVATO, CA – (March 14, 2017) – Bank of Marin has announced the second annual Bank of Marin Running Festival on Sunday, May 21 at Indian Valley College in Novato. The festival will feature a number of different race levels including a half marathon, 10k, 5k and races at the one-mile distance including the “Run-Like-A-Girl Race Series” for girls 12 and younger. Donations from the festival will support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Marin and Petaluma to help provide a safe place where youth can interact with caring adults.
Local Olympians Alysia Montano and Sara Hall will participate as festival ambassadors.
“Our inaugural running festival last year was such a positive experience for all who participated, from Olympians and Bank CEOs to 4-year-old girls running their first race,” said Russell A. Colombo, President and CEO, Bank of Marin. “We’re thrilled to once again be hosting an event that promotes healthy lifestyles, team building, and community engagement, all while having a great time doing it.”
The Bank of Marin Running Festival is produced by Titanium Racing, a Marin-based racing events company dedicated to community, charity and making races fun. In addition to Bank of Marin,
other initial sponsors include North Bay Business Journal, Hint, Nuun, and bai.
Registration is now open for all events. For more information and to register for the 2017 Bank of Marin Running Festival.
About Titanium Racing
What started as Marin Runs in 2000 with a simple Marin Turkey Trot and just 79 spirited runners, Titanium Racing has grown today into a fierce racing events company with a full calendar of premier races attracting participants from all over. In fact, that same Marin Turkey Trot, draws over 1800 racers a year now! Still dedicated to community, charity and making races fun, Titanium Racing stays true to its founding spirit. Races are encouraged from the most competitive athlete to the enthusiastic weekend warrior. There’s something for everyone— even the sideline cheerleaders! Every race is connected to an amazing charity that has been hand-selected for each particular event. The goal of our company is to produce the very best running events possible that are a credit to our company, a credit to our sponsors and a credit to the community in which they are held.