Heart of American Marathon training run to be held Saturday

Columbia runners in training for the marathon will practice covering a 17-mile loop in the course.
Thursday, June 12, 2008 | 11:15 p.m. CDT; updated 1:31 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, May 4, 2010

COLUMBIA — A post on Marathon Guide’s online message board by a runner from St. Peters once described Columbia’s Heart of America Marathon as the “three H’s — heat, humidity and hills.”