Grandma's Marathon has announced a cool new incentive to sign up and complete the 2020 KP Challenge!  Participants this year will earn an entry into the 2021 Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon, an event which sells out quickly every year.

This incentive is for participants ages 12 and older.  The KP Challenge involves completing all three 2020 Young Athletes Foundation Races:

Saint Fennessy 4K  

  • Saturday, March 14.
  • $30 entry fee ($35 on race day if still available); $10 for children ages 6 to 14
    St. Patrick’s Day theme, including costumes prizes
  • Branded knit hat and knit gloves for all participants
  • Chip-timed course with a post-race celebration near the finish line

Fitger’s 5K 

  • Saturday, April 18
  • $35 entry fee ($40 on race day if still available); $15 for children ages 6 to 14
  • Long sleeve, ¼ zip shirt and finisher medal for all participants
  • Chip-timed, USATF-certified, closed course, starting and ending at Fitger’s, with an out-and-back route featuring London Road and lake views on South Street.

Park Point 5-Miler/2 Mile Walk 

  • Thursday, July 16
  • $30 entry fee ($35 on race day if still available); $10 for children ages 6 to 14
  • Commemorative t-shirt for all participants
  • Chip-timed, USATF-certified, closed course

The entry fee for the KP Challenge is $115, $50 for children 6 to 14, and includes an exclusive KP Challenge branded jacket.

You can follow the link below for all the details and to register.  When registering, make sure to Opt-In on the registration form to claim your spot in the 2021 Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon.

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