With Thousands Of Runners In Twin Cities Sunday, Expect Road ClosuresMinneapolis officials are reminding drivers that thousands of runners will be on city streets this weekend – so expect street closures along the route.
All Walks Of Life Set To Run In Twin Cities MarathonThousands of runners are getting ready for the "most beautiful urban marathon in America." The Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon starts Sunday morning. The course takes runners from the U.S. Bank Stadium site in downtown Minneapolis to the State Capitol in St. Paul.
4 Things To Know: Pope’s Last Day In U.S., BLM To Protest TC MarathonHere's a look at the four things you need to know for Sept. 27, 2015. They include the pope's plan for his final day in the United States and the Vikings taking on the Charges at TCF Bank Stadium.
Top 4 Reasons To Try RunningFor spectators watching thousands of runners along Summit Avenue during next Sunday’s Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon, 26.2 miles might seem like an impossibly long distance. But as any marathoner will tell you, it seemed pretty impossible to them, too, until they started pounding the pavement and setting goals.
Big Marathon Weekend In Twin Cities Wraps UpIt's the one day thousands of people circle on their calendars. The Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon draws thousands of runners and non-runners to the metro for a big weekend each fall.
Marathon Director Reflects On Race, Says It's Great For First Timers It takes 5,000 volunteers to put on the Twin Cities Marathon. Executive director Virginia Brophy Achman said they are very appreciative of all the help. She was on on WCCO Radio’s News and Views program with Roshini Rajkumar.
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Twin Cities Marathon Reaches CapacityFor the 28th straight year, the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon has reached its capacity. Officials from event organizers Twin Cities in Motion say 12,200 participants have already enrolled for the race, which will take place Oct. 5.
Twin Cities Marathon Runners Powered Through DrizzleThousands of runners and spectators turned out Sunday morning for the 32nd annual Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon. After 2 hours, 13 minutes and 12 seconds, Nicholas Arciniaga crossed the finish line.
Runners Get Set For Twin Cities MarathonThousands of people will be running the Twin Cities Marathon on Sunday. Some have done several marathons, but for many, it's their first time. After months of training, the last day before a marathon is different for everyone. Mary Lunzer of Stillwater has her routine. “Go for a bike ride, have a nice dinner, go out for cocktails the night before," Lunzer said. As runners picked up their race packets for the Twin Cities Marathon at the St. Paul RiverCentre on Friday, they were thinking more about dinner than running.
Security Changes In Store For Spectators At Twin Cities MarathonAs finishing touches go up on the finish line along John Ireland Boulevard, 28,000 runners spent Friday checking in for marathon weekend. For runners and the expected 300,000 spectators cheering them on, April's tragedy in Boston changed everything.
Doc Said He'd Never Run Again, Now Spencer's In The TC MarathonMore than 12,000 athletes will run the 26.2-mile course on Sunday as part of the 32nd-annual Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon -- beginning in Minneapolis and ending St. Paul -- in what's called the most beautiful urban marathon in the country.