KUHF Conversations: Chevron Houston Marathon Executive Director Wade Morehead

The Chevron-Houston Marathon is the city's single-largest sporting event, attracting tens of thousands of runners from around the world. KUHF's David Pitman recently sat down with the marathon's executive director, Wade Morehead, to talk about the logistics of pulling off the race, what the running of the Olympic marathon trials on Saturday means for Houston's reputation as a running city, and what's the time to beat on Sunday.

For more information on the marathon details, including the and road closures, visit the Houston Marathon Website.

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David Pitman

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