If you’re one of the lucky people that are entered in the 2013 Myrtle Beach Marathon being held be held February 14-16, we wish you well! It’s a great time of year for a marathon before the heat of summer arrives. The marathon starts at Myrtle Beach Convention Center, 21 Ave N Oak Street, Myrtle Beach. Hours: 5-9 p.m., Thursday, February 14, 2013 and 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday, February 15, 2013. Runners have their choice of competing in a marathon, half marathon, 5K, family fun run or crank chair race. Stick around over the weekend and enjoy the parties and special discounts offered for runners. Packets can be picked up at the Runner’s Expo on Thursday or Friday, 2/14/13 or 2/15/13. There will be no Race Day packet pickup for the marathon.
If you’re staying in one of our Garden City Beach SC vacation rentals we know just how comfortable you’re going to be. Perhaps you made your reservations last year when you where in the 2012 marathon or maybe you just called this year. Either way, the beautiful Garden City Beach SC vacation rentals that we have available are your just reward for working so hard towards such a fabulous goal of finishing a marathon. For the people that are just starting out with a family run or their first 5k, one day you too will know the thrill of not only participating in but also finishing a marathon. We have the utmost respect for anyone taking on such an endeavor.