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Stirling Scottish Marathon Announce Decathlon Partnership
Decathlon sign up for Stirling Scottish Marathon
Decathlon Sports, the global sports retailer, is to become the “Official Sports Retail Partner” for the newly relaunched Stirling Scottish Marathon. The partnership will involve promotions at Decathlon superstores in Scotland, located in Glasgow and Edinburgh, together with a range of digital and social media initiatives. There will also be brand activation on the weekend itself. The marathon which takes place on the weekend of October 10th & 11th forms the centrepiece of a festival of running across the two days. On Saturday 10th October there is a 5km event , a 3km Junior Run plus a free to enter Family Mile. The marathon takes place on Sunday October 11th alongside the Stirling Scottish Half Marathon.
Luke Traynor, Event Manager for Classic Run Events said “ Decathlon reach out and support all the local communities they serve to promote participation in sport which totally fits the ethos of the Stirling Scottish Marathon. We are pleased to welcome them to the Stirling Scottish Marathon family of partners”
Ben Hatton, Scotland Manager for Decathlon commented: “We’re delighted to be the ‘Official Sports Retail Partner” for the Stirling Scottish Marathon weekend and look forward to welcoming thousands of runners and Decathlon customers to Stirling in October for what is looking to be a great weekend of fitness and fun for all the family. At Decathlon we are obsessed with helping people in Scotland get active through sport, so the partnership with Stirling Marathon weekend is a fantastic opportunity.”
For further information and entry details go to:www.thestirlingmarathon.co.uk