If you've driven near where the William A. Irvin is normally docked or behind the DECC, then you know it's slow going due to the once stalled Minnesota Slip Seawall Project. Good news arrived recently that the project has resumed and an end date is in sight.
Marathons, and related races, can be messy affairs. Runners bring extra clothes that are discarded along the course, cups of water are tossed to the ground and food wrappers abound. Grandma's Marathon recognizes this and is working towards becoming a zero waste event.
Fitger's 5K was Saturday and for many Northland runners, that is a catalyst to kick their training into high gear for Grandma's Marathon races and more. As more runners and people in general take to the streets, drivers must be more diligent about not texting while driving.
If want to participate in any of the Grandma's Marathon races next year, make sure you're logged on and ready to register at 5:00 p.m. this Sunday, October 1.
Remember, there is no longer lottery in place for the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and runners will get in on a first-come,…
Another Grandma's Marathon weekend has come and gone. Growing up, I used to get inspired by Grandma's Marathon events each year, which lead me to run the past 12 Garry Bjorklund Half Marathons. If the weekend inspired you, why not sign up today for the Park Point 5-Miler?
The 41st running of Grandma’s Marathon and the 27th running of the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon are in the books! Here are the winners and times, along with photos from the finish line. 2017 Grandma’s Marathon Men’s Top Finishers