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Marathon Announces Route Changes

2.4.15  MANKATO

Mankato Marathon organizers are moving the finish line for the 10K, half marathon, relay and full marathon to the intersection of Front and Liberty streets. Organizers said the change will be safer for pedestrians, reduce traffic and disruptions on Riverfront Drive, and showcase the Front Street developments.


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Mankato Marathon Named Minnesota’s Top Marathon Worth Traveling for by TripAdvisor

By Joe Steck
5.15.14 – Mankato Times

MANKATO – Even though the Mankato Marathon’s inaugural race was in 2010, it has already made its mark and impressed people across the country as the top place to run in Minnesota.

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Boldest Mankato Marathon Story to Receive Lifetime Bib

By Joe Steck
4.14.15 – Mankato Times

MANKATO – The Mankato Marathon, presented by Mayo Clinic Health System, is looking for bold stories and is offering another free life-time race bib for the boldest story. A significant goal of the Mankato Marathon and Mayo Clinic Health System is to encourage wellness at all ages and fitness levels.

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Mankato Marathon gets better each year

10.25.13 – Mankato Free Press

MANKATO — The Mankato Marathon has come a long way in just three years. In the inaugural event in 2010, about 2,000 runners participated. This year more than 4,500 runners participated and the number of races has grown — with even toddlers getting in on the fun in the Diaper Dash. With more runners and events come more visitors and fans, bringing a boost to the local economy.

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