Half Marathon Runners! Registration for Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon begins Monday, Feb. 11. The race entry process is conducted through a lottery in which 6,300 participants will be randomly selected.
If you've been putting off getting registered for Grandma's Marathon (we're less than 5 months away!) you should think about getting it in soon! Runners registering for the 37th Grandma's Marathon field have through Thursday to enter the race at a reduced cost. On Feb. 1, the current entry fee of $90 increases to $95.
Grandma's Marathon 2012 is in the record books. Runners, volunteers, spectators mark your calendars for June 22, 2013. The 37th annual Grandma's Marathon.
Last year I ran my first 1/2 Marathon, and wrote about my experience. This year was entirely different.
Unless you've been living under a rock, you've probably heard that Grandma's Marathon is fast approaching. No, even if you've been under a rock you still know it's coming. We know that THOUSANDS of people will soon flock to our cities by the sea--er--lake and bring money with them. Money that they spend here! Some residents flee, leaving for the weekend to avoid the traffic delays, the crowds,