Mankato Marathon seeks artist for the 2014 Commemorative Print
4.23.14 MANKATO, MN ― The Mankato Marathon is offering $500 as a commission for the completion of the commemorative poster design for the fifth annual Mankato Marathon on October 19. The Marathon Merchandise Committee is looking specifically for a visual concept that represents the fifth anniversary of the Mankato Marathon.
Lake Elmo man, 72, to run 75th marathon in Mankato, Minn.
By Paul Blume
10.13.13 – Fox 9 News
LAKE ELMO - Neither age nor cancer can slow down Don Wright, a 72-year-old running enthusiast from Lake Elmo, Minn., who plans to run his 75th marathon in Mankato this upcoming weekend. When asked where his passion for running came from, Wright has a simple answer.
“Right now, it comes from the fact that I can,” he stated.