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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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Mankato Marathon: It Pays To Register Early

If running the Mankato Marathon is part of your plans for 2015 and you like saving money, you’re in luck.

By Stacy Steinhagen, News Anchor
12.31.14 - KEYC-TV

MANKATO – Runners who register January 1 through January 15 for any race will get big discounts on final race prices. Registering for the 5K to the full marathon early will save runners over 40 percent.

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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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News Archives

2.4.15 – Marathon Announces Route Changes – Mankato Free Press
1.2.15 – Deep Registration Discounts for Mankato Marathon through Jan. 15 – Mankato Times
12.31.14 – Mankato Marathon: It Pays to Register Early – KEYC
12.31.14 – Marathon Offering Registration Discounts – Mankato Free Press
10.23.14 – Local Runners Compete in Mankato – Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch

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