(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 […]
CLICK HERE to see if you were selected to receive a guaranteed entry into the 2017 Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon by finishing the Minnesota Mile. If you were selected in the drawing, you will receive instructions for registering for the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon from Laura Bergen (email@example.com) in November. You DO NOT need to […]
(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 […]
While Grandma’s Marathon has enjoyed a lot of blanket news coverage over the years, it had never gotten quilt coverage. That is, until marathoner Linda Spencer gathered four decades of memories to sew a unique quilt for her father, longtime race volunteer Jim Greenfield. The two of them are pictured here, standing on hidden chairs […]
CLICK HERE to view a list of people who are included in the second shipment of 40th anniversary track jackets that were sent during the week of February 1. If your name is not on this list, your jacket will be mailed in April. Thank you and please feel free to call us at 218-727-0947 with […]
As an active community partner, Grandma’s Marathon-Duluth, Inc. often contributes entries and merchandise to area Charity Auction events. Click the following link to view a list of upcoming events with donated entries: Donation List 2016 – Grandma’s Marathon and Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon
CLICK HERE to view a list of people who are included in the first mailing of 40th anniversary track jackets. If your name is not on this list, your jacket will be mailed in January. Thank you and please feel free to call us at 218-727-0947 with any questions. Happy Holidays!
October 20, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kellie Cloutier, Grandma’s Marathon, Public Relations Director Phone: (218) 727-0947 Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Grandma’s Marathon 40th Anniversary Registration Initial Price Increase Approaching Duluth, Minn. – Grandma’s Marathon will remain at the lowest registration cost until 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, October 21. In only 21 days, over 4,000 runners […]