3M Half Marathon and Camp Gladiator Extend Partnership for Second Consecutive Year
January 14, 2020
CG’s involvement will span entire race weekend
AUSTIN, Texas, January 14, 2020 – High Five Events, one of the largest privately owned event production companies in the United States, names Camp Gladiator (CG) as the Official Community Fitness Partner of the 2020 3M Half Marathon presented by Under Armour. The agreement marks the second year in a row that CG and their trainers will be actively involved during race weekend. CG trainers will warm up participants on race morning and cheer on racers at multiple Official Cheer Stations along the course. The 26th annual 3M Half Marathon, produced by High Five Events, will take place on January 19, 2020.
“This great Austin event encourages runners to be active and get outside,” said Ally Davidson, founder and co-CEO of Camp Gladiator. “We’re excited to continue our partnership with 3M Half Marathon and cheer on participants as they push themselves to perform their best.”
CG is an outdoor group fitness company whose mission is to positively impact the physical fitness and ultimately the lives of as many people as possible. CG strives to be everywhere there are people and actively partners and engages at the community level to support, encourage and facilitate people of all athletic backgrounds in their long-term health and fitness pursuits.
“Last year, CG trainers brought tons of energy during the pre-race warm-up and at their Official Cheer Stations,” said Jack Murray, co-owner High Five Events. “Participants chasing their goals and 13.1-mile PR will love the energy boost CG trainers provide on race day.”
The 3M Half Marathon boasts one of the fastest 13.1-mile courses in the country and will celebrate its 26th year running in 2020. Runners will enjoy a point-to-point course with mostly downhill running that showcases some of Austin’s finest locations. Starting in north Austin and finishing near the Texas State Capitol, runners will appreciate a 306’ net elevation drop. Registration is currently open.
About High Five Events: Beginning with the launch of a single triathlon in 2003, High Five Events has grown to become one of the largest privately owned event production companies in the United States. High Five Events is a community-centric company based in Austin, Texas. Their staff has more than 100 years’ combined experience organizing large events across different venue types in a variety of locations.
About Camp Gladiator: Founded in 2008 in Dallas, Texas, Camp Gladiator (CG) is the fastest-growing fitness company in the United States. More than a fitness program, Camp Gladiator is a movement dedicated to transforming lives through dynamic, fun, and challenging outdoor group workouts led by talented trainers who inspire campers to discover their best selves. CG offers four weeks of unlimited fitness sessions offered at multiple, convenient locations with each session offering a 60-minute, full-body workout that combines strength and cardio exercises designed to challenge campers of all fitness levels. CG offers camp locations in Texas, Louisiana, Colorado, North Carolina, Florida, Georgia and Tennessee. For more information on the Camp Gladiator, please visit campgladiator.com and follow CG on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter under @CampGladiator.