(December 1, 2021) – Running USA is pleased to welcome MarathonFoto back as the Official Photography Partner of the industry’s non-profit trade organization.

MarathonFoto is the leading provider of race day photography for the running industry, with over 45 years of experience, a staff of over 2500 professional photographers and more than 3,000 races and 8 million runners photographed to date.

“We are thrilled to have MarathonFoto return to our roster of long-term, committed partners,” said Dawna Stone, CEO of Running USA. “Their longstanding support of the industry is impressive and we look forward to working alongside them on activations and initiatives.”

The Official Photography Partnership will extend through 2024.

“We are excited to be re-engaging with Running USA as the Official Photography Partner and entering into a multi-year partnership agreement.” Brad Kroll, Sr. VP of Marathonfoto said, “MarathonFoto will be supporting the efforts of bringing together all the leaders of the running industry and exploring new ways that we can further the mission of Running USA.”

This multi-year partnership includes several activations by MarathonFoto. At the 2022 Industry Conference presented by Race Roster, MarathonFoto will present a Disney-themed Photo Booth at the event during the Monday evening happy hour, where attendees can take fun pictures to share on social media channels and elsewhere.

“Our photo activations will be fun and engaging while offering something new and exciting for the attendees at the Running USA Conference,” said Brad Kroll.


About MarathonFoto

With over 45 years of race photography experience, MarathonFoto combines the industry’s best logistics, highly skilled photographers, and customer service, all supported by cutting-edge technology, to create the best opportunity for athletes to celebrate their achievements. MarathonFoto is a division of Gameface Media and affiliate of the Six Minute Mile Newsletter and Podcast.  https://www.marathonfoto.com/ Contact info:  bkroll@marathonfoto.com

About Running USA

Running USA is a non-profit organization committed to the growth and success of the running industry. Our promise is to deliver quality education, exceptional industry content, valuable research and ample networking opportunities. We connect. We support. We educate. Running USA brings together an entire community. As the voice of endurance running, we’re all about connection and collaboration. Whether we’re connecting race organizers with sponsors, partners and athletes, or connecting our members with vital information and best practices, our goal is to raise the profile of running and help more people get more out of it. For more information, visit runningusa.org

About the Industry Conference

Since its origins as a small gathering of Running USA’s founders in Southern California in 2004, the Running USA Industry Conference presented by Race Roster has grown to becoming the best-attended, most esteemed gathering of running industry professionals from around the USA and the world. Now moving locations each year, the conference has been held in Los Angeles, San Diego, Savannah, Houston, San Antonio, Orlando, New Orleans, Puerto Rico, Las Vegas and returns to Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort at Walt Disney World for 2022.