50 STATES MARATHON TOUR: SOUTH CAROLINA (26/50)

2012 COLUMBIA CITY MARATHON: 3:27:20 (2012-03-10)
2012 GREENVILLE MARATHON: 4:16:04 (2012-10-27)


Photos:
https://www.facebook.com/730374053784599/photos/?tab=album&album_id=734499810038690

Race report:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/greenville-marathon-south-carolina-2012-10-27/

Greenville Marathon Website:
http://spinxrunfest.com

SOUTH CAROLINA, USA

State capital: Columbia

State population: 4,3 million

State nickname: The Palmetto State

State bird: Great Carolina wren

State mammal: White-tailed deer, Bottlenose dolphin, Right whale, Boykin Spaniel, Carolina Marsh Tacky, mule

State motto:

While I breathe, I hope Ready in soul and resource

Famous people from South Carolina:

Dizzy Gillespie (jazz trumpeter), Andrew Jackson (U.S. president), Jesse Louis Jackson (civil rights leader), Eartha Kitt (singer)

Fun facts about South Carolina:

The first battle of the Civil War took place at Fort Sumter

More facts:

http://www.50states.com/facts/socaro.htm#.U8RaJlZn7eY

Logistic:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g54258-Greenville_South_Carolina-Vacations.html