Dick's Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon Race Director Patrice Matamoros announced today that the 20th running of the Pittsburgh Marathon will also be the largest in the event's history.
"The past registration record was approximately 6,200. Today, we're thrilled to announce that we have a combined registration of over 7,000 and climbing." Ms. Matamoros said in a news release.
The registration spots for the May 3 event are going fast. Entries have been capped at 9,000 -- 3,500 for the full marathon, 3,500 for the half marathon and 2,000 for up to 500, four-person relay teams.
You can still register by going to the marathon's Web site.