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Erik Furo, the youngest person to ever run Grandma's Marathon, will be running the race this year with his 13-year-old daughter Erika.

Knife River father, daughter to run marathon together

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Erik Furo is modest about his place in Grandma's Marathon history. He was the youngest runner to complete the now 35-year-old race. "It's not fair," he said, because shortly after running the marathon at age 10 in 1983, the age requirement for the race was bumped up to 12. "Nobody will ever get the chance to break the record," Furo said.

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