The 8th Gateway Bank Outer Banks Marathon and Southern Fried Half Marathon last weekend was a big success with over 6500 participants in the events. The 26.2 mile marathon course was completed by 1,112 runners with the winner being Blair Teal for the men and Dalena Custer for the women. Participates came from 48 states and 8 countries to participate. The event is a fund raiser for the Dare Education Foundation and the Outer Banks Relief Foundation and is put on each year by Outer Banks Sporting Events. Here is a video from last years marathon.