Categories: General
      Date: Jan 29, 2013
     Title: Price Increase Approaching for 2013 Grandma's Marathon Entries
Beginning Feb. 1, the current entry fee of $90 increases to $95 for two months.

January 29, 2013

(Duluth, Minn.) Runners registering for the 37th Grandma's Marathon field have through Thursday to enter the race at a reduced cost. Beginning Feb. 1, the current entry fee of $90 increases to $95 for two months. (Complete fee structure below).

Visit to register for the Two Harbors-to-Duluth race – currently the 13th largest marathon in the U.S. – which is set for Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 7:45 a.m. The 26.2-mile race is limited to the first 10,000 participants.

2013 Grandma’s Marathon Entry Fee Structure
$90 - Thru January 31
$95 - February 1 to March 31
$110 - April 1 to May 31

Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon Lottery Registration
Registration for the 2013 Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon begins Monday, Feb. 11 and continues thru Friday, Feb. 22. The half-marathon registration is conducted through a lottery process in which 6,300 participants will be randomly selected.

Entries may be submitted any time during the lottery registration period. Beginning Monday, February 25, emails will be sent stating whether or not entrants were selected in the lottery. Credit/debit cards will only be charged for those selected into the lottery.

The 23rd annual Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon will be held Saturday, June 22, at 6:45 a.m., and is run on the second half of the Grandma’s Marathon course. The entry fee for the 2013 race is $80. 

The 2013 Grandma's Marathon weekend also features the William A. Irvin 5K. Registration for that race begins March 14.

For more information on any of Grandma's Marathon’s races or events, visit

2013 Grandma’s Marathon Online Registration Schedule
Grandma's Marathon (Limited to first 10,000 entrants)
Registration Now Open

Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon (6,300 entrants selected via lottery)
Lottery registration open from Feb. 11-22, 2013

William A. Irvin 5K (Limited to first 1,900 entrants)
Registration opens Thursday, March 14, 2013

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