HTC - Marathon Partnership
The Myrtle Beach Marathon and
Horry Telephone Cooperative (HTC) will
continue their partnership for the 2008
BI-LO Myrtle Beach Marathon. The 11th Annual Marathon will take
place February 14-17, 2008
and 10,000 runners are expected to participate in the weekend events.
NetRacer Awards will recognize the fastest male and female runners from
Horry/Georgetown Counties in the Marathon, Half
Marathon, Marathon Relay and 5K.
The locally based communications
cooperative, which has been a marathon partner since the race’s inception, will
also recognize the HTC Volunteer of the
Year. Annually, there are over 1,300 marathon volunteers.
has been a proud partner of the marathon since it’s inception,” said Myrtle
Beach Marathon President ShaunWalsh. “We are excited about expanding our
partnership. Their recognition of local runners and Volunteer of the Year shows
their commitment to the local community and to the people that are the heart
and soul of this event.”
will also offer exclusive marathon video content that will be available on www.mbmarathon.com and www.sccoast.net and www.htcnetracer.net. The content will
include training tips, medical advice, info on the course, traffic suggestions
and info on all of the weekend events.
The 11th Annual BI-LO
Myrtle Beach Marathon presented by Wendy’s will be held February 14-17, 2008. Marathon
events will include the two-day expo at the Myrtle Beach Marriot. Running
Events include the RBC 5K, Ripley’s Aquarium
Fun Run, Dasani Half Marathon, Wendy’s Marathon Relay, BI-LO Myrtle Beach
Marathon presented by Wendy’s and the Michelob Ultra Bicycle Ride.
Inc. is the nation’s largest telephone cooperative and the 25th
largest telephone company. Founded in 1952, HTC
celebrates over 50 years of service to the community as a local communications
leader. HTC and its wholly owned subsidiary,
HTC Communications, offer local telephone
service in Horry and parts of Georgetown Counties. A full menu of
communications services are available from HTC,
Inc. and HTC Communications, including local
phone service, digital cable television, internet access, cable modems, DSL,
long distance service and digital wireless service.
For additional information about HTC,
call (843) 365-2151 or