Grandma’s Marathon Registration Opens October 1

(Duluth, MN:) Registration for the 41st Grandma’s Marathon Weekend, which includes Grandma’s Marathon, the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and William A. Irvin 5K, will open at 10 a.m. on October 1, 2016. This is the second year that registration for all three races will open on the same day. Entries for Grandma’s Marathon will be taken […]


Forward Motion

Forward Motion

Forward motion can be tricky.  We get tangled up in ideas of where we should be in our training by now.  Wheels start spinning, and that spark of motivation begins to flicker.  It’s easy to get stuck in frustration, but there is a way out . . . Dare to Play It starts with an […]


Grandma’s Marathon Names Race Director

(Duluth, Minn.) Grandma’s Marathon – Duluth, Inc. is pleased to announce that Greg Haapala has accepted the position of Race Director. Haapala has been a full-time employee with Twin Cities In Motion, the nonprofit organizer of the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon, since 2012, serving as the Participant Services and Events Manager. He oversaw the Health […]


Registration for 2016 Grandma’s Marathon, Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and William A. Irvin 5k Opens October 1, 2015

(Duluth, MN:) Grandma’s Marathon-Duluth, Inc. announced today that registration for the 40th Grandma’s Marathon Weekend, which includes Grandma’s Marathon, the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and William A. Irvin 5K, will open at midnight on October 1, 2015. This is the first time that registration for all three races will open on the same day. “We […]