ARCHIVED RACE: Grand Forks Wild Hog Half Marathon @ Wild Hog Smokehouse, Grill, and Bar/Choice Health and Fitness Center, Grand Forks, ND, United States, on Saturday 29 September 2012

Race Info & Description

Race Information:

  • Event Name: Grand Forks Wild Hog Half Marathon
  • Distance (KMs): 21.0975
  • Distance (Miles): 13.10938
  • Date: 29 September 2012
  • Start Time: 8:00
  • Venue: Wild Hog Smokehouse, Grill, and Bar/Choice Health and Fitness Center
  • Organised By: Grand Forks Marathon, Inc.
  • Race Website: Click Here.

Race Facilities

  • Has Toilets? Yes
  • Has Changing Facilities? Yes
  • Has Water Stations? Yes - Multiple Water Stations
  • Has Prizes / Awards? Yes - Has Awards or Prizes

Race Description

The first annual Wild Hog 1/2 Marathon will be taking place on Saturday, September 29th of 2012, in Grand Forks, North Dakota.

This year’s event includes a half marathon, half marathon relay, 10K, 5K, and a Family Fun Run.

This flat course will take you through some of the most scenic and historic sites of Grand Forks, ND and East Grand Forks, MN. It begins in the south end of Grand Forks and takes you north through the beautiful residential area along Belmont Road to Lincoln Park Drive. After a short run through Lincoln Park, you’ll head north again to cross over the river on the Point Bridge into Minnesota and over the Murray Bridge to downtown East Grand Forks. From there, you’ll take the Sorlie Bridge back into North Dakota, and the Grand Forks downtown area. Finally, you’ll head south on tree lined residential streets all the way back to the Wild Hog and the finish line.

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