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  • Grandma’s Marathon Registration Opens October 1

    (Duluth, MN): Registration for the 44th annual Grandma’s Marathon Weekend, which includes Grandma’s Marathon, the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and the William A. Irvin 5K, will open at 7 p.m. CT on October 1, 2019. Entries…

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  • Scaroni Shatters Paralympic World Record at Grandma’s Marathon

    (Duluth, Minn.) – Susannah Scaroni, 28, of Illinois, won the women’s wheelchair division for the second consecutive year, set a new event record, and the Paralympic World Record with a time of 1:30:42. She is now…

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  • Running Legends to Entertain with Pre-Race Talk Show at Grandma’s Marathon

    (Duluth, Minn.): Grandma’s Marathon invites runners and other guests to get inspired and be entertained as they listen to this year’s excellent line-up of guests! This is the second year of the Pre-Race Talk Show…

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  • Grandma’s Marathon Registration to close June 1

    (Duluth, MN): Registration for the 43rd running of Grandma’s Marathon will remain open through Saturday, June 1. The country’s 11th largest marathon is currently at 95% capacity for the June 22 event. Registration will close…

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  • Grandma’s Marathon Registration Approaching Final Price Tier

    (Duluth, MN) The registration price for the 43rd Grandma’s Marathon increases on April 1. Registration for Grandma’s Marathon Weekend races opened October 1, 2018, which included Grandma’s Marathon, the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and the William A.…

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  • Grandma’s Marathon Receives Multiple Awards

    (Duluth, MN) – Grandma’s Marathon was named by BibRave to The BibRave 100: A Definitive List of the Best Races in America. Grandma’s Marathon was identified as one of the top five best marathons in…

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  • T-Mobile Presents Runner Tracking at Grandma’s Marathon

    (Duluth, MN): – If you’re looking to keep track of your favorite runners during Grandma’s Marathon weekend, T-Mobile has the perfect solution. Family members and friends can either download the Grandma’s Marathon App (available on…

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  • Running Legends to Entertain with Grandma’s Marathon Pre-Race Talk Show

    (Duluth, MN): Grandma’s Marathon invites runners and other guests to get inspired and be entertained as they listen to this year’s excellent line-up of guests. The usual pre-race speakers will be swapped out for the…

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  • Grandma’s Marathon Increases Security Again For 2018 Events

    (Duluth, MN) – Since 2013, the security protocols surrounding Grandma’s Marathon have more than doubled. Some of the most noticeable measures were activated last year with gravel-filled trucks blocking Canal Park Drive, along with sand-filled…

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  • Grandma’s Marathon 2019 Registration

    (Duluth, MN): Registration for the 2019 Grandma’s Marathon Weekend, which includes Grandma’s Marathon, the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and the William A. Irvin 5K, will open on October 1, 2018. This is the third year…

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  • Grandma’s Marathon Registration to close June 1

    (Duluth, MN) — Registration for the 42nd running of Grandma’s Marathon will remain open through Friday, June 1. The country’s 11th largest marathon is currently at 92% capacity for the June 16 event. Registration will close…

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  • Race Course Reroute Confirmed for Grandma’s Marathon

    (Duluth, MN) – Participants in the 42nd annual Grandma’s Marathon weekend will have the first opportunity to experience a modified race course for both the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and Grandma’s Marathon due to a…

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  • HOKA ONE ONE Is Official Shoe Of Grandma’s Marathon Through 2019

    (Duluth, MN) – Grandma’s Marathon Duluth, Inc. first introduced HOKA ONE ONE® as the official and exclusive shoe of Grandma’s Marathon in 2017, and recently solidified a two-year partnership extension. The 42nd running of the…

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  • Sugar Ray to headline 2018 Grandma’s Marathon

    Duluth, Minn. – Come for the race, stay for the party and “Rock The Big Top” with the best live entertainment Canal Park has to offer! Grandma’s Marathon is excited to present Sugar Ray as…

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  • Grandma’s Marathon Receives Awards

    (Duluth, MN) – The 2018 Explore Minnesota Tourism Conference was held in Mankato, MN, on March 6-7, 2018. Several individuals, organizations and tourism businesses were recognized at the annual Excellence in Tourism Awards banquet for…

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  • Hoka One One Becomes Official Running Shoe of Grandma’s Marathon

    (Duluth, MN)  – Grandma’s Marathon Duluth, Inc. announced HOKA ONE ONE® will be the official and exclusive shoe of the Grandma’s Marathon in 2017. The 41st running of the annual road race will take place in Duluth, Minnesota on…

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