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19th Annual Flying Pig Marathon gets underway

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CINCINNATI (FOX19) -

Cincinnati's 19th annual Flying Pig weekend is underway with the main marathon event Sunday.

Organizers say nearly 40,000 people will participate in the marathon, half-marathon, 10K or 5K.

There's several spots Downtown and throughout the east side of the city to watch runners: The 7 best spots to watch the Flying Pig Marathon 

Multiple road closures could significantly impact traffic. See the full list of closures here. 

Route:

The Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon is a beautiful course, which “flies” along the streets of Cincinnati, Covington, Newport, Mariemont, Fairfax and Columbia Township.

Lineup of race events:

Sunday, May 7

6 a.m. - 11 a.m.

  • Moerlein Lager House Viewing Breakfast, 115 Joe Nuxhall Way

6:15 a.m.

  • Opening Ceremonies, start line on Mehring Way

6:25 a.m.

  • Wheelchair Start

6:30 a.m.

  • Flying Pig Marathon, Paycor Half Marathon, City Dash 4-Person Open Relay, Aetna Corporate Relay

8:30 a.m.- 3 p.m.

  • Michelob Ultra Victory Party, Yeatman’s Cove

Event Records

Marathon

Men...................................................................................... Cecil Franke, 2:20:25 (2006)

Women.................................................................. Tatyana Pozdnyakova, 2:34:35 (2002)

2016 Winners

Marathon

Men............................................................................................... Sergio Reyes, 2:26:03

Women.......................................................................................... Ann Flowers, 2:55:46   

Half Marathon

Men................................................................................................... David Bea, 1:14:18

Women........................................................................................ Amy Robillard, 1:22:40

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