Rainier Fruit is proud to continue their partnership as the Official Apples of the Boston Marathon. This family-owned and operated farm sells organic and conventional apples, pears, cherries and blueberries under the Rainier label. For more than four generations this family has been honing their craft, just as athletes train and prepare for every event. Rainier Fruit accepts as their primary responsibilities; the need to be good stewards that respect the land and resources entrusted to them, exercise a commitment to their community and employees and to grow the finest quality, healthiest fruits that are Wholesome to the Core®.
The sponsorship of the Boston Marathon is more than a singular event for Rainier Fruit; it’s about connecting with individuals seeking a healthy, active lifestyle. Mark Zirkle, President of Rainier Fruit, stated, “Fresh, healthy foods are just one component of a wholesome lifestyle. We believe the exceptional quality and sweet flavor of our apples is a natural fuel for the running community and a positive step to providing healthy and nutritious fruit products to people around the world.”
Learn more about Rainier Fruit at www.rainierfruit.com