Two Local Colleges Already ING New York City Marathon Winners

Columbia University and Manhattan College are the first two schools to participate in the inaugural ING New York City Marathon College Charity Program. Through the initiative, which is expected to raise about $10,000 for each school, race participants will raise funds to benefit the schools’ programs in track and field and cross country. Each school has received five entries to the Marathon, available to anyone who is interested in running on behalf of the schools’ running programs.

Published on NYRR News Service on August 22, 2012