Cincinnati's Flying Pig Marathon: A look at the facts and figures

CINCINNATI - More than 33,000 people will participate in the Flying Pig Marathon and related events this weekend. Here's a look at Cincinnati's signature race by the numbers:

  • 2 semi-truck size dumpsters
  • 3  forklifts
  • 4 phone lines
  • 6 DJs
  • 9 TV cameras
  • 11 golf carts
  • 12 ambulances
  • 16 countries represented
  • 29 cots
  • 32 fluid stations
  • 48 buses
  • 150 recycling boxes
  • 370 folding chairs
  • 382 medical personnel
  • 465 eight-foot-long tables
  • 495 portable toilets
  • 800 trash bags
  • 2,000 bandages
  • 2,280 gallons of Gatorade
  • 4,000 pounds of ice
  • 5,378 total course volunteers
  • 6,000 bagels
  • 10,000 donuts
  • 18,000 Gogurts
  • 20,000 granola bars
  • 31,000 finisher medals (includes Piglet participation medals)
  • 36,000 bottles of water 

 

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