The Hood To Coast Movie Celebrates the American Runner

AN EPIC RUNNING FILM!

For a special one-night event on 1-11-11, Hood To Coast, a documentary film about the worldʼs largest relay race, will screen in movie theaters across the country. Join us on a 197 mile journey that will delight and inspire the first time runner, the seasoned veteran,or anyone who wants to accomplish something that leads them on a wild ride outside oftheir comfort zone. Runners all across the country will come together to celebrate their sport and share a taste of the runnerʼs high.

WHAT IS THE EVENT?

Hood To Coast will be in 500 movie theaters, in all 50 major markets and all across thecountry for a Special, One Night Event screening like youʼve never seen before. We are encouraging runners to bring their training buddies, or to take their friends and family ona journey that shows why we run as we celebrate the passion, dedication, and spirit ofthe American Runner!

The Film: Hood To Coast shares the story of four distinct teams as they attempt to accomplish the worldʼs largest relay race. From the top of Mount Hood 197 miles to theOregon Coast, even lack of sleep, stinky vans, and emotional and physical meltdown wonʼt stop these runners from pushing themselves and supporting their teammates onthis epic, 197 mile long journey.

The Panel: After the film, we are delighted to bring you a panel discussion with anincredibly distinguished group of expert runners, Olympians, and running world giants.In their own words, you will hear about the incredible experience of the Hood To Coastrelay and itʼs unique place in the history of American running. We will hear from:

                        • Alberto Salazar
                        • 3 time NYC Marathon Winner, Trainer for Nike Running, HTC Course Record Holder
                        • Mary Decker Slaney
                        • Olympian and HTC Womenʼs Course Record Holder
                        • Bart Yasso
                        • Editor, Runnerʼs World Magazine, Author: “My Life On The Run”
                        • Kenny Moore
                        • Olympian, HTC Runner, Sports Writer & Author: “Bowerman & the Men of Oregon”
                        • Bob Foote
                        • Hood To Coast Founder, former Men of Oregon runner

Use the inspiration of Hood To Coast to start your year out right! Whether youʼve never run before, or log 100 miles a week, this film will inspire you to push yourself beyondwhat you thought possible.

THE CRITICS

The film was honored to play at the prestigious South By Southwest Film Festival in Austin, TX, and now comes to a city near you for an exclusive engagement! Hereʼs what the critics are saying about the film:

Hood to Coast is one stunning sports film” 
 - The Huffington Post

“Beautifully shot and heartfelt doc … you can taste the sweat, feel the pain, and relishthe humanity”
 - Austin Chronicle

“They’ve crafted an engaging slice of Americana that almost manages to makebackbreaking physical exertion look like a hell of a good time.” 
 - The Onion AV Club

“An incredibly uplifting and entertaining tale about joining together with people andtaking on something you’d never be able to do by yourself. It just doesn’t get muchbetter than that, so do yourself a favor and see this as soon as possible.” 
 - Sideonetrackone.com

“We have a winner. Huge fan” 
 - TheScorecardReview.com

WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE?

To get a taste for the journey, check out the trailer at www.hoodtocoastmovie.com , visit the team intro videos , or explore  our interactive race map with new content every week.

IʼM SO IN! WHERE CAN I SEE IT? WHERE DO I BUY TICKETS?

Tickets will go on sale approximately six weeks before the Event (right aroundThanksgiving, the perfect Holiday Stocking Stuffer for your running buddies!). The film will play in Multiplexes at many AMC, Regal, and Cinemark theaters. Youʼll be able to access tickets from our website, on movie ticket websites like Fandango and throughour distributor, Fathom. Give us your email and weʼll let you know the instant they go onsale, AND give you an extra week to buy them! Our little gift for our fans!

HOOD TO COAST Movie will be played at the Regal Trussville 16 Theature
5895 Trussville Crossings Parkway, Birmingham, AL 35235
Purchase your tickets in advance of the showing [Click Here]

WHAT IF HOOD TO COAST ISNʼT SCHEDULED TO PLAY NEAR ME?

You can help us bring the movie to a theater near you! Use the “Request The Movie ” feature on the home page to help our distributor make sure the film will play at a theater near YOU!

HOW CAN WE SHOW OUR SUPPORT? Stake your Claim/Show Your Love! We want to know more about our fans! Once tickets go on sale, a map of the USA will go live on the Hood To Coast website whereteams, running groups, and passionate runners can claim their theater and show their friends where to join them on 1-11-11! Post pictures, challenge your friends, and leavea shout out to your favorite running buddy!

Email a friend! If you want to share Hood To Coast with a friend, you can send them an email directly from our website (see the “Share” tab on the homepage) with apersonal note from you automatically embedded! And donʼt worry, this information remains private. To be added to our mailing list, they would then have to join themselves!

THANK YOU FOR HELPING US MAKE HOOD TO COAST, THE
MOVIE THE BIGGEST NATIONWIDE RUNNING EVENT OF 2011

www.hoodtocoastmovie.com

You can now inspire someone else with the journey of a lifetime, and help us spread the word about Hood To Coast!