SEATTLE CHILDREN'S KIDS MARATHON 2016
The Seattle Marathon Association would like to thank all of our new and returning sponsors for the Seattle Marathon family of events. Without their support, we could not provide our participants the same level of service we have provided in the past years. Please return the favor, and support the sponsors below by using their products and services.
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OUR 2016 KIDS MARATHON SPONSORS
SEATTLE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
Title Sponsor: Seattle Children's Kids Marathon
Seattle Children’s delivers superior patient care, advances new discoveries and treatments through pediatric research, and serves as the pediatric and adolescent academic medical referral center for the largest landmass of any children’s hospital in the country (Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho). Consistently ranked as one of the best children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, Seattle Children’s is comprised of Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle Children’s Research Institute and Seattle Children’s Hospital Foundation. Children’s is internationally recognized for advancing discoveries in cancer, genetics, immunology, pathology, infectious disease, injury prevention and bioethics. Children’s also serves as the premier clinical, research and teaching site for the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. For more information visit www.seattlechildrens.org.
Medical Sponsor: Seattle Marathon Family of events
Ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, UW Medicine is a vital member of the Pacific Northwest community. Since opening its doors in 1959, it has been the center of leading-edge research and patient care in the region. From delivering new babies, to transplanting healthy organs, and providing the very latest cardiac care, our expert UW Medicine physicians save lives with compassion, dedication, and state-of-the-art medical technology.
Medical breakthroughs performed at UW Medicine include the world's first long-term kidney dialysis, the world's first multidisciplinary pain center, the Northwest's first heart transplant and total knee transplant, advances in ultrasound diagnostics, and protocols for measuring heart function during exercise. In addition, the medical center is a partner with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle Children's, and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, working toward finding cures and providing life-saving treatments for cancer.
Located on the University of Washington campus, at 1959 N.E. Pacific Street, UW Medicine is a nationally recognized academic medical center for the UW School of Medicine, which ranked as the top medical school for 13 consecutive years by U.S. News and World Report in training primary-care physicians.
For more info, please visit the UW Medicine website.
HOKA ONE ONE
Shoe Sponsor: Seattle Marathon Family of Events
HOKA ONE ONE is the original oversize shoe brand that features maximum cushioning and protection. Our shoes are oversized relative to other brands and are designed to promote natural foot motion functionality due to a uniquely shaped midsole. HOKA ONE ONE is proud to sponsor the 2015 Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon!
Finish Line Water Sponsor: Seattle Marathon Family of Events
Founded in 1987 in Preston, Washington, Talking Rain Beverage Company is an industry leader when it comes to creating and promoting brands using innovative ingredients and ideas.
Our innovative thinking carries over into the Sparkling ICE® beverage line, as we continue to devote extensive time in research and development to perfect the brand experience. Bold taste and bold refreshment have made Sparkling ICE flavored water one of the fastest-growing non-alcoholic beverages in the country, and we were recently honored as Beverage World’s 2014 Liquid Refreshment Company of the Year.
Talking Rain has been committed to giving back to the community and partnering with cause-related organizations since we first opened our doors in 1987 — supporting hundreds of nonprofits across the country.
For more information, please visit the Talking Rain website.
THE WESTIN SEATTLE
Host Hotel: Seattle Marathon Health & Fitness EXPO
The Westin Seattle is located in downtown Seattle and has proudly served as our race headquarters hotel for the past 17 years. Recharge in one of their 891-smoke free rooms designed to provide the ultimate in tranquility and comfort. The Westin Seattle’s quality accommodations, expert food preparation and service, spectacular views of the city and knowledgeable, courteous staff contribute immeasurably to the success of our event.
WASHINGTON STATE BEEF COMMISSION: TEAM BEEFITNESS
Supporting Sponsor: Seattle Children's Kids Marathon, Seattle Marathon Kids Fun Run
The Washington State Beef Commission is proud to represent Washington's 9,000 family farmers and ranchers. Here in the Pacific Northwest we pride ourselves on producing the highest quality beef for dinner tables at home and abroad. When it comes to feeding our families, and yours, we are focused on quality, lean, healthy beef meals that can fuel any active family lifestyle. To learn more, visit us at www.wabeef.org/fuelforfitness.