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Free Training for the Mini and Marathon

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Norton Sports Health and Kentucky Derby Festival are again teaming again. They are ready to offer FREE training to prepare runners and walkers for the KDF Marathon and MimiMarathon on Saturday, April 19, 2014.

The first meeting of the training program will include distribution of a free training packet; free gifts, overview of the race route, introduction of the training team, professional athletic trainers, nutritionists and physical therapists and a question-and-answer session. Norton Sports Health features a team of highly trained sports medicine specialists.

The 41st annual 13.1 mile miniMarathon and 26.2 mile Marathon start at 7:30am in downtown Louisville. Runners and walkers can register for the training program online at www.derbyfestivalmarathon.com. The kick-off for the program will be held on January 14 at 6pm at DuPont Manual High School.

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