50 STATES MARATHON TOUR: OHIO (13/50)

2011 COLUMBUS MARAHTON: 3:13:35 (2011-10-16)


Photos:
https://www.facebook.com/730374053784599/photos/?tab=album&album_id=734413226714015

Race report:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/columbus-marathon-ohio-2011-10-16/


Columbus Marathon:
http://www.columbusmarathon.com

OHIO, USA

State capital: Columbus (823,000)

State population: 11,5 million

State nickname: The Buckeye State

State bird: Cardinal

State mammal: White-tailed deer

State motto:

With God, all things are possible

Famous people from Ohio:

Neil Alden Armstrong (astronaut), Doris Day (singer, actress), Annie Oakley (markswoman), George Armstrong Custer (army officer), Thomas Alva Edison (inventor), Clark Gable (actor), James Abram Garfield (U.S. president), Ulysses Simpson Grant (U.S. president), Warren Gamaliel Harding (U.S. president), Rutherford Hayes (U.S. president), Benjamin Harrison (U.S. president), Dean Martin (singer, actor), William McKinley (U.S. president), Toni Morrison (author), Paul Newman (actor), Jack Nicklaus (golfer), Tyrone Power (actor), Steven Spielberg (director, screenwriter), William H. Taft (U.S. president), Tecumseh (Shawnee Indian chief), Ted Turner (broadcasting)

Fun facts about Ohio:

Cleveland boasts America’s first traffic light. It began on Aug. 5, 1914

More facts:

http://www.50states.com/facts/ohio.htm#.U8QhiVZn7eY

Logistic:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g50226-Columbus_Ohio-Vacations.html