Join us for one of the best marathon experiences you'll have all season: The 2010 Minneapolis Marathon & Half Marathon Sunday, June 6th. It is the second year for this Downtown Minneapolis event, that the Minneapolis Star Tribune (May 31, 2009) calls "an everyman/everywoman's race". Team Ortho Foundation wants the best for all athletes our events. To prove it, we do free half and full marathon training in the spring, on race day we have pacers ready to help you achieve your personal best, inspirational quotes at each mile-marker, a flag for each state represented by a runner in the race, and of course, we have great running gear for participants; in 2010 stained glass medals you don't want to miss out on!
The Minneapolis Marathon "out and back" course starts and ends near the Depot Hotel in Downtown Minneapolis and follows the beautiful banks of the Mississippi River to Fort Snelling State Park where the Mighty Mississippi meets the Minnesota River.
Marathoners will receive a Finisher's Jacket, a dye-sublimated shirt(men's or women's cut) along with our unique stained-glass medal.
Half Marathoners will receive a dye-sublimated shirt (men's or women's cut) and a unique stained glass finisher's medal.
5K and 5K-9 (run with your dog): Receive a dye-sublimated shirt (men's or women's cut) and a unique stained glass finisher's medal.