Past the mile 4 marker, runners cross over into East Grand Forks, Minnesota, for the middle miles of the race. After looping through the park, runners will then make their way south along Belmont Road, a quaint and beautiful residential area. Before they know it, the busy environment of the Grand Forks downtown area will engulf the marathoners, offering views of various buildings, statues, and more. Heading south, runners will again find themselves on a residential street that is quiet and lined with plenty of trees. On race day Sept.
With breathtaking scenery along the out-and-back course that parallels the Missouri River, runners are treated to a fast, flat course that promises experienced runners new PR opportunities and novices a great race experience. This weekend event includes a 5k, 10k, half marathon, half marathon relay, marathon, marathon relay, along with two shorter races. These races will take you through parts of Grand Forks, along the Red River, and…. This race is for first-time marathoners and professional runners alike.
Wild Hog Grand Forks Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K & 5K
The Wild Hog Marathon offers it all -- an expo for all your race-day needs, great swag, terrific finisher medals, delicious food, and plenty of post-race entertainment. A live band will be on hand Saturday morning in the celebration tent to celebrate your achievements! Presenting Sponsors.
What is the mission of the Grand Forks Marathon? Since our start in , our mission has been to support active, healthy lifestyles to enhance the quality of life in the Grand Cities, with a special focus on our area youth. With the help of each individual who signs up Imagine running freely on the path with the wind in your hair and the sun kissing your skin.