Sports tourism bringing more runners to Savannah
Published On SavannahNow.com
Updated: Sat, 05/10/2014
By Julia Ritchey
Whether being pelted by colorful powder or surrounded by rock music, more runners will soon be headed to Savannah thanks to an uptick in sports tourism.
Ben Wilder, who heads the Savannah Sports Council, a division of Visit Savannah, said Friday that next week’s Color Run on May 17 has seen a spike in participation this year.