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May 15, 2017, 11:24 AM

First Student Charter and the 2017 Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon

Shuttle Buses Service the Flying pig RunnersAs part of the annual Flying Pig Marathon, First Charter Bus Rental was named the Official Shuttle Bus Service.

The Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon is an annual 26.2 mi race run the first Sunday of May in Cincinnati, Ohio.  It is the 3rd-largest  marathon in the United States. It includes a 5K race, a 10K race, and a half marathon in addition to the traditional marathon race.

Over the course of the three-day event, more than 60 buses transported nearly 40,000 runners.

In additional to shuttle services, First Student exhibited at the Flying Pig Health and Fitness Expo at the Duke Energy Convention Center.

Guests stopped by the booth for Charter Bus Rental information. A popular attraction at the Expo was the parked First Student bus inside the convention hall.  Safety Dog thrilled the children with a surprise visit.

Senior Location Manager Ken Jones praised his drivers and staff who worked. “My entire team did an incredible job throughout the weekend,” said Ken. “First Student has a major presence in the Cincinnati community, and we are proud of our corporate leadership in this event.  We worked tirelessly to ensure all runners were transported safely and on-time.”