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Registration Sale!

Register early and save big now till June 30!



Looking for more Mankato Marathon gear to sport?  No problem, shop our online store now.


Charity Program

Learn more about our 2015 Charity Program and how you can help.

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View routes for all of the 2015 races online now Go>

Bold Story Contest

The Mankato Marathon is looking for bold stories and is offering another free life-time race bib for the boldest story. Participants of past Mankato Marathon races or the upcoming 2015 races can submit video stories detailing overcoming a hardship to run a race, an inspiring story of why they started running, or a touching story about why they are running or have ran a Mankato Marathon race.

The overall bold stories winner will be identified as the video with the most YouTube views.

Deadline to submit a video is August 28, 2015.

For more information on contest rules and how to submit a video Go>


Beyond the Miles

icon_blogThe Mankato Marathon paired up with Mayo Clinic Health System to create a new blog that will provide tips for training, nutrition, injury prevention, recovery and other running-related subjects each month from a different Mayo Clinic Health System expert.

Read this month’s post by Mayo Clinic Health System’s Allie Mahowald, R.D. – Water: The forgotten nutrient


Get inspired with our Runners’ Stories

Inspiration comes to runners from many avenues–personal goals, health issues, other’s example and tragedy are just a few of the influences.
We are proud that Mankato Marathon runners want to share their stories of boldness.

Read Our Stories Go>


About the event owners:

Visit Mankato leads the development of the visitor economy in Greater Mankato by actively promoting Mankato as a premier destination for conventions, tournaments and tourism.

Final Stretch, Inc. is a race management company that has been promoting events in the upper Midwest for 17 years. Final Stretch has a business philosophy of marketing fun, unique, high quality races to the running community.