Keeping streets Clean
About The Project
More than 800 marathons are held throughout the world each year, with the vast majority of competitors being recreational athletes, as larger marathons can have tens of thousands of participants. Running events bring energy, joy, people, and pollution. Especially, during the stations where runners drink water. We propose a solution to minimize the need for people to clean the streets and parks.
About 50 million Americans participate in some form of running
The Top Marathons in the U.S. in 2021 and approximate number of finishers in each race. According to the International Institute for Race Medicine (IIRM).
New York City Marathon – 25,020
Chicago Marathon – 35,000
Boston Marathon – 20,000
Los Angeles Marathon – 13,000
Race participation has grown by more than 50 percent over the past decade, with runners registering for 5Ks, 10Ks, half-marathons, marathons and more. According to to a 2021 report from the Sports & Fitness Industry Association.