22 Sep '16, 12am

Add these 10 big city marathons to your bucket list, ASAP

Add these 10 big city marathons to your bucket list, ASAP

Portland might be the perfect first-timer event. It offers a mostly flat course with a not-too-big but not-too-small field. The average race-day temp hovers around 55 degrees, and the course shows off the city's waterfront and runs near the trendy Pearl District. The route also features more than 85 local bands, DJs, and cheerleading squads. Expect stellar swag--in addition to a race T and medal, finishers get a pendant that can fit on a keychain or necklace, and a tree seedling, which symbolizes the race's commitment to the environment.

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