“We look forward to hosting guests who wish to participate in the Atlantic City Marathon, whether it be the full route, half-marathon, 10K or 5K,” states James Badia, General Manager of Bluegreen at Atlantic Palace.
Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) October 15, 2011
Bluegreen Corporation (NYSE: BXG), a leading provider of Colorful Places to Live and Play, today announced its New Jersey resort, Bluegreen at Atlantic Palace, will welcome guests who wish to run the Atlantic City Marathon that will take place Sunday, October 16, 2011. The marathon, which is routed to pass by Bluegreen at Atlantic Palace, runs along the Atlantic City Boardwalk.
The 2011 event will also include three shorter races, including a half marathon, 10K and 5K run/walk. The race is the third oldest marathon in the United States. Some 33% of the course is along the Atlantic City Boardwalk, while the remaining route tours the scenic, low impact run – the perfect setting for a personal record. The Atlantic City marathon will host an Expo and Pre-Race Dinner for participants on Saturday, October 15, 2011, in order to prepare runners and lift their spirits for a true test of endurance. Multiple prizes will be awarded to top finishers in all races and age groups.
“We look forward to hosting guests who wish to participate in the Atlantic City Marathon, whether it be the full route, half-marathon, 10K or 5K,” states James Badia, General Manager of Bluegreen at Atlantic Palace. “We are not only in the perfect location to get to the starting line, we offer luxurious accommodations to finish a day of racing. From our comfortable vacation villas with great views of the Boardwalk and Atlantic Ocean, to indoor hot tub and sauna to relax achy muscles, Bluegreen at Atlantic Palace offers a perfect way to energize for and recoup from a race.”
Bluegreen at Atlantic Palace is located in the heart of Atlantic City, on the Boardwalk at New York Avenue. It offers a peaceful and restful retreat after a 26.2-mile jaunt through the city.
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