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COUNTDOWN TO THE MARATHON

  Countdown to the 40th Annual Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon November 27, Napa, CA – The Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon, named one of the “Top 10 Marathons Worth Traveling For” by Forbes Travel, returns Sunday, March 4, 2018, marking the 40th annual race. The 26.2 mile course, which is limited to 3000 runners, […]

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NAPA VALLEY MARATHON TO AID REGIONAL RECOVERY FROM DEVASTATING WILDFIRES

  For Immediate Release: October 25, 2017 Contact: Michelle La Sala michelle@blisteringpace.com 916-201-4439 Napa Valley Marathon to Aid Regional Recovery from Devastating Wildfires Runners around the world can join the race’s efforts to help uplift the victims of the natural disaster. As friends and neighbors near and dear to the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon […]

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JOAN BENOIT SAMUELSON RETURNS TO NAPA FOR 40th ANNUAL EDITION

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 30, 2017 Contact: Marita A. Dorenbecher (707) 944-1373 (707) 738-7672 maritadorenbecher@sbcglobal.net   Gold Medalist Joan Benoit-Samuelson To Highlight 40th Running Of Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon   NAPA, California, August 14, 2017—Joan Benoit-Samuelson, winner of the first-ever women’s Olympic marathon in Los Angeles in 1984, will be the featured guest […]

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NAPA VALLEY MARATHON WILL BE 2018 RRCA CHAMPIONSHIP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2017 Contact: Marita A. Dorenbecher (707) 944-1373 (707) 738-7672 Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon Will Be 2018 RRCA Championship Event   NAPA VALLEY, California—On March 4, 2018 the 40th edition of the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon will be run through the world-famous Napa Valley, from Calistoga in the north to […]

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2017 NAPA VALLEY MARATHON SCHOLARSHIP DONATIONS

Contact: Marita A. Dorenbecher (707) 944-1373 (707) 738-7672 KAISER PERMANENTE NAPA VALLEY MARATHON SALUTES THE 2017 GRADUATES – RECIPIENTS OF SCHOLARSHIPS   June 6, 2017 – Napa, CA-The Board and Event Directors of the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon applaud the many students who volunteered to help at the Marathon in March this year from […]

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HECK AND WEITZ CLAIM VICTORIES!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mark Winitz Win-It!z Sports Public Relations Tel: (650) 948-0618   HECK AND WEITZ CLAIM WINS AND WEIGHT IN WINE AT KAISER PERMANENTE NAPA VALLEY MARATHON NAPA, Calif. — March 5, 2017 — On a cool morning punctuated by sun, intermittent rain, and brief hail, a marathon newcomer and a veteran emerged […]

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KEEPING NUTRITION IN CHECK

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Deniene Erickson, 510.915.0532 Keeping Nutrition in Check Before Race Day Tips to help you run the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon by Dr. Crystal Hnatko, Physician-in-Charge for the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon Napa, CA, February 27, 2017 – A good nutrition plan leading up to race day can really help […]

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IRISH GREG RUNS 52 MARATHONS IN 52 WEEKS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 39th ANNUAL KAISER PERMANENTE NAPA VALLEY MARATHON PRESENTS “Irish Greg” McQuaid Running 52 Marathons in 52 Weeks San Francisco radio personality is going the distance in 2017 to support lung health will run the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon Sunday March 5, 2017 Napa, CA (February 27, 2017) — On January 1, […]

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NVM ELITES AND MARATHON COLLEGE SCHEDULE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mark Winitz Win-It!z Sports Public Relations Tel: (650) 948-0618 THREE-TIME NAPA VALLEY MARATHON CHAMPION CHRIS MOCKO HIGHLIGHTS 2017 ELITE FIELD 39th Annual Race Will Also Honor Past Standout Dick Beardsley NAPA, Calif. — February 24, 2017 — The Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon (NVM) announced today that three-time men’s champion Chris […]

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NVM ENTRANT PROFILES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mark Winitz Win-It!z Sports Public Relations Tel: (650) 948-0618 2017 KAISER PERMANENTE NAPA VALLEY MARATHON: ENTRANT PROFILE STORIES Runners Bring Diverse Backgrounds to 39th Annual Race NOTE TO EDITORS: Short profile stories are included in this release about the following Napa Valley Marathon entrants. We will gladly provide you with additional […]

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