Friday, June 17, 2016
23rd annual William A. Irvin 5K - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, June 18, 2016
26th annual Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon - 6:15 a.m.
40th annual Grandma's Marathon - 7:40 Wheelchair start; 7:45 a.m. Runner start
Limit: 8,500 (First come, first served)
Registration Information: Grandma's Marathon participants will be accepted on a first come, first served basis starting October 1, 2015. Everybody that registers between October 1 and December 31 will receive a FREE 40th anniversary commemorative track jacket. After December 31, registrants will have the option to purchase the jacket for a discounted price of $25 (regular retail: $35).
Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon
Lottery Limit: 7,500 (Randomly selected on November 2)
Registration Information: Registration is now closed for the 2016 Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon. Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon participants will be selected via a random lottery drawing. Registration for the lottery is October 1 through 11:59 p.m. CDT on October 31. The drawing will be conducted on November 2, and you will be notified via email regarding your lottery drawing status - selected or not selected. Your credit card will only be charged if you are selected in the lottery.
William A. Irvin 5K
Limit: 2,000 (First come, first served)
Registration Information: William A. Irvin 5K participants are selected on a first come, first served basis starting October 1, 2015. The 2016 William A. Irvin 5K features a new race course and medals for all finishers.
Great Grandma's Challenge
Limit: 500 (First come, first served); NOTE: The "Half" Great Grandma's Challenge is has reached capacity. The "Full" Great Grandma's Challenge is still open!
Registration Information: The Great Grandma’s Challenge gives you the chance to take your Grandma’s Marathon weekend experience to a higher level by running Grandma’s Marathon or the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon AND the William A. Irvin 5K. Challenge participants receive guaranteed entry into Grandma’s Marathon or the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon and the William A. Irvin 5K…this means no lottery for those wanting to take on the “Half” Great Grandma’s Challenge. Finishers of the Great Grandma’s Challenge will receive: 2 tech finisher shirts, 2 finisher medals, a Great Grandma’s Challenge finisher certificate AND a special recognition award (details coming soon…stay tuned!).
Starting Fee on 10/1/2015
Price Increase on 10/22/2015
Price Increase on 1/1/2016
Price Increase on 4/1/2016
|Grandma's Marathon||12 and older||$100 (Includes Free Jacket)||$110 (Includes Free Jacket)||$115||$125|
|Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon||12 and older||$85||$85||---||---|
|William A. Irvin 5K||All Ages||$35||$35||$35||$35|
|"Full" Great Grandma's Challenge - Marathon & 5K||12 and older||$145||$155||$160||$170|
|"Half" Great Grandma's Challenge - Half Marathon & 5K - Registration for this option is closed||12 and older||Capacity reached||Capacity reached||Capacity reached||Capacity reached|