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February 8, 2013 

2013 Myrtle Beach Marathon week

Follow along and join the conversation as we compile tweets, stories, photos and more leading up to, during, and the day after the Myrtle Beach Marathon.

Storified by The Sun News· Fri, Feb 08 2013 11:05:36

Race week schedule of events

. Feb. 14 | HTC Expo, 5-9 p.m., Myrtle Beach Convention Center

• Feb. 15 | HTC Expo, 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Myrtle Beach Convention Center; Ripley’s Family Fun Run, 5:30 p.m., Broadway at the Beach; 5-kilometer race, 7 p.m., Broadway at the Beach

•  Feb. 16 | National anthem, 6:15 a.m.; wheelchair and crank chair marathon start, 6:25 a.m.; Bi-Lo Marathon and Dasani Half Marathon start, 6:30 a.m.; post-race party, 5-7 p.m., House of Blues

•  F eb. 17 | Bicycle rides of 63, 33.5 and 14.2 miles, starting between 9-9:30 a.m., Waccamaw Shrine Club on Elm Street in Conway

Note | Saturday races start at Grissom Parkway near 21st Ave. North, finish at TicketReturn.com Field main parking lot

Video | Myrtle Beach Marathon route - Myrtle Beach Marathon - MyrtleBeachOnline.comA tour of the 26.2 miles of the 2012 Bi-Lo Myrtle Beach Marathon in about six minutes.
Looks like things will be wild this year along the race route, as well as other venues during race week.
MYRTLE BEACH - Myrtle Beach marathon adds some animals - Local - MyrtleBeachOnline.comMYRTLE BEACH -- The Bi-Lo Myrtle Beach Marathon has a theme for its 16th running on Feb. 16: Run Wild. Marathon organizers have partnered...
Negative splits baby #runnerd #mbmarathon #marathontraining http://pic.twitter.com/f4DVa5tDSarah
@gassmama OMG 10 days!? Exciting!!!!!!!! #MBMarathonJamie McQuiggan
Bob Bestler | My marathon training, and running, have left the station - Today's News - MyrtleBeachOnline.comLet me be the first to welcome you to Myrtle Beach Marathon Week. The MB Marathon is an event that has always been close to my heart, eve...
I am getting used to Friday night potatoes. Might have to be a perpetual marathoner. #mbmarathon http://instagr.am/p/VNSTTELw0d/Lindsay Mast
@PacePerMile I am pacing the 1:30 half marathon group in Myrtle Beach. #mbmarathonMatt Verley

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