Weekend events include the Little Rock Marathon, the Little Rock Half Marathon, the Little Rock 5K Fun Run/Walk, Little Rockers Kids Marathon and the Little Rock Health & Fitness Expo.
A 10K race, to celebrate the Little Rock Marathon's tenth year, will replace the Little Rock Relay Marathon. A 10K is 6.2 miles.
Registration for the Little Rockers Kids Marathon will open September 1st.
Official training for the 2012 races begins in late September with an expanded training schedule. A "build-up" training program will begin in early August.
The 2011 race (held earlier this year in March) was a success with a 7.2% increase in participation with more than 16,000 participants in the various training programs and races according race officials.
Registration is available online through 11:59 PM CST February 24, 2012.
Click here to visit the Little Rock Marathon's website.
Mail in registration forms are available on the registration page of the website or by calling race headquarters at (501) 371-4770. Mail-in registration forms must be postmarked by February 24, 2012.
If the race is not sold out, registration will resume at the Little Rock Marathon Health & Fitness Expo at the Statehouse Convention Center during race weekend.