More than 200 charities and nonprofits use the Flying Pig Marathon and its related events to raise money for their causes.

The Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon weekend draws from all 50 states and more than a dozen countries each year. With more than 33,000 weekend participants and an estimated 150,000 spectators, it’s one of the largest sporting events in the Cincinnati area, and is the “best named” marathon in the country, according to Runner’s World Magazine.

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