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Registration opening soon!

Registration will be opening Jan. 1 – mark your calendars!


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


Activity Guide

View the 2014 Activity Guide online now!

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Thank You!

Thank you to all the runners and  spectators who traveled to Mankato to partake in the 5th Annual Mankato Marathon!  We hope you enjoyed your stay and had a good time.

A BIG thanks to all the sponsors and volunteers who made this event possible!  Without you we could not do this!

We hope to see you all again next year, save the date for the 2015 Mankato Marathon on October 17 & 18!


Your friends at Visit Mankato & Final Stretch


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2015 Charity Program

The Mankato Marathon is looking for charities to apply for the 2015 Mankato Marathon Charity Program.  Raise money for your non-profit though us!

We started the Mankato Marathon Charity Program in 2013 and so far have raised over $37,000 for local charities.

This year we are choosing five non-profits to participate in the charity program.

Applications are due December 10.

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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 Alyssa Baker – Designing your taper to maximize your potential on race day.


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.

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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.