50 STATES MARATHON TOUR: #3 PENNSYLVANIA (3/50)

2010 PHILADELPHIA MARATHON: 3:06:47 (2010-11-21)
2011 PITTSBURGH MARATHON: 3:27:19 (2011-05-15)
2011 PHILADELPHIA MARATHON: 3:05:38 (2011-11-20)


Photos:
https://www.facebook.com/730374053784599/photos/?tab=album&album_id=730909587064379

Race report Philadelphia Marathon:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/philadelphia-marathon-pennsylvania-2011-11-20/

Race report Pittsburgh Marathon:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/pittsburgh-marathon-pennsylvania-2011-05-15/


Philadelphia Marathon Website:
http://philadelphiamarathon.com

Pittsburgh Marathon Website:
http://www.thepittsburghmarathon.com/default


PENNSYLVANIA, USA

State capital: Harrisburg

State population: 12,4 million (Philadelphia 1,6 million)

State nickname: The Keystone State

State bird: Ruffed Grouse

State mammal: White-tailed deer, Great Dane

State motto:

Virtue, liberty and independence

Famous people from Pennsylvania:

Daniel Boone (frontiersman), James Buchanan (U.S. president), Bill Cosby (actor), Gene Kelly (dancer, actor), Arnold Palmer (golfer), Robert E. Peary (explorer), James Stewart (actor)

Fun facts about Pennsylvania:

The first daily newspaper was published in Philadelphia on Sept. 21, 1784

More facts:

http://www.50states.com/facts/penn.htm#.U8RO8FZn7eY

Logistic:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g60795-Philadelphia_Pennsylvania-Vacations.html