Scheels Fargo Marathon
|Thursday, May 17, 2012
1800 University Drive N
Event Organizer Website
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WELCOME TO FARGO! HOW FAR will you GO in 2012?
Here’s the lineup for marathon weekend!
The KIDS ROCK YOUTH RUN will help kick of a weekend of running when it is held on Thursday night, May 17th at 6:30PM. All kids will need to be registered by 5:30PM and line up at NDSU’s Bison Sports Arena.
The FRIDAY NIGHT 5K RUN – WALK & ROCK! This event will start at 6:30PM, Friday, May 18th on University Drive just in front of the FargoDome. Join over 6,000 runners and walkers and finish to a live band at the Finish Line.
On MARATHON DAY, Saturday, May 19th, the FargoDome will open up at 5:30AM, and give you a place to stretch, warm up and stay out of the elements, if needed.
The 10K Race Starts at 7:00AM (Line-ups begin at 6:35AM)
The Half Marathon starts at 7:30AM (Line-ups begin at 7:05AM)
The Full Marathon starts at 8:05AM (Line-ups begin at 7:35AM)
From there, it’s your Fargo Journey….and EVERYONE who runs on Saturday morning will finish inside the FargoDome.
After your race, you can meet up with your friends and family inside the Dome while taking part in our Finish Line Food Fest!! Replenish those muscles with everything from soup to nuts (literally), shower up at the finish line locker rooms, check out your results instantly at our on-line results table, and cheer on the rest of the finishers.
Then….get ready for Fargo Rocks! Your post race concert experience begins later that day at the …..more details to come!
The website, www.fargomarathon.com, contains the specific information you are looking for….please take your time and explore what it has to offer!
We are anxious to be your host…..you can Rock Fargo in 2012!!
Go Far Challenge
Just how Far will you Go in 2012? Well….here’s your chance to prove it!
The Go Far Challenge is your opportunity to show the world your stuff on two different days. Here’s how it will work:
You participate in the Friday Night 5K Run/Walk, then, on Saturday, if you complete the Half or Full Marathon, you will receive an AWESOME GO FAR CHALLENGE FINISHER’S MEDAL!! That’s your ticket to one Adidas bag, two race shirts, and three finisher medals in less than 24 hours! And don’t forget the Bragging Rights that are priceless!!
Swanson Health Products Health - Fitness Expo
Thursday, May 17th from 12:00Noon to 9:00PM
Friday – May 18th from 10:00AM to 9:00PM
75 Local & National vendors showcasing their products and/or services
The Early Bird Packet Pick-Up and Health Expo will run from 12:00Noon to 9:00PM on Thursday, May 17th at the FargoDome! The Packet Pick-up and Health Expo will re-open on Friday May 18th at 10:00AM and run until 9:00PM. Over 75 national and regional vendors will be there with the latest and greatest in running apparel, shoes, apparel and souvenirs! The pasta/ lefse feed will run in three seatings on Friday May 18th at 4:00PM, 5:30PM and 7:00PM. Our Speaker Series will run concurrently with the three seatings.
There will be NO race weekend registration, except for the Youth Run on Thursday, May 17th Health & Fitness Expo on Thursday, May 17th through Friday, May 18th until 9:00PM each day at the FargoDome
Packet pick-up will be available Thursday, May 17th from 1:00PM to 9:00PM, then again on Friday, May 18th from 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Race fees are non-refundable, bib numbers are non-transferable, and the changing of races is prohibited
Shirts and medals to ALL race finishers!