Illinois Marathon & Runner Safety

Vital Education is a silver sponsor with the Illinois Marathon.  Every year, Jen at Vital Education meets with race director, Jan Seely, to start planning sponsor events for the next years’ race, which is held in April. 

Last year, Vital Education and Supply sponsored a booth at the Health Expo and did a talk on Running Safety and the importance of runners knowing CPR.  See Jen’s blog from 2019 here.  She also partnered with OSF to have Champaign/Urbana’s first ever Flash Mob CPR.  Click here for more information on the Illinois Marathon. 

As preparations for this years marathon comence it is important to be prepared for any emergency that could occur. In this article, Jen comments to the author, Ashley Lauretta, on runner safety and how to be prepared to handle a running emergency. View this related article How to Handle a Running Emergency.

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