Early Registration closes Sept. 7 for Grandma’sRunners have until Labor Day to take advantage of the early registration period for the 34th running of Grandma’s Marathon.
Runners have until Labor Day to take advantage of the early registration period for the 34th running of Grandma’s Marathon.
The early registration option runs until Monday, Sept. 7 and includes a $10 discount off the $85 entry fee. Early registration began July 13.
In addition to receiving a $10 discount and securing a spot in the 34th annual Grandma’s Marathon, scheduled for June 19, 2010, each runner who signs up during early registration will receive a package of coupons and discounts from area hotels and attractions.
After Sept. 7, registration for the marathon will close and reopen on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010. At this time, the entry fee will increase to $85 until the race reaches its 9,500-runner capacity.
Registration procedures for the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and the William A. Irvin 5K remain the same as in past years. The half marathon lottery sign-up period is set for Feb. 17 thru March 1 and William A. Irvin 5K registration opens March 17. Registration for these races will also be conducted at GrandmasMarathon.com. For more information, call (218) 727-0947 or GrandmasMarathon.com.