Grand Forks Half Marathon 2014

Event Date

Fri, Sep 26, 2014


Grand Forks, ND

About This Activity

This registration site wil close at midnight tonight, Wednesday September 24th. After that CLICK HERE to register.

Join us for the third annual Grand Forks Wild Hog Running weekend.  This year's event includes a half marathon, wheeler’s half marathon, half marathon relay for 2, 3 or 13 people, 10K run/walk, 5K run/walk, and a 1K Family Fun Run. All of the races start and finish near the Wild Hog Smokehouse and the Choice Health & Fitness Center at 4401 S Washington. Choice Health and Fitness will host the Altru Health & Fitness Expo and Alerus Race Packet Pick-up in their gym from 10AM to 9PM on Friday, September 26th, 2014. The 5K will be held on Friday night again this year allowing participants to complete the Hog Wild Challenge! Participants who complete the 5K on Friday night and the Half Marathon, Relay event, or 10K on Saturday morning will earn an additional prize.


Event details and schedule

The weekend kicks off with the Altru Health & Fitness Expo at Choice Health & Fitness facility located at 4401 S. 11th St. (just east of the start/finish line) from 10AM to 9PM on Friday, September 26th, 2014.

The Prudential Crary Family Fun Run will start at 6:00 PM on Friday, September 26th (shirts and prizes for children ages 0-12). Mascots may be on hand to visit and race prior to the Fun Run.

Also on Friday night, the Greater Grand Forks Convention & Visitors Bureau 5K Run/Walk will begin at 6:30PM.

Enjoy the Green Mill Pasta Party on the Prairie from 5:30 to 8:30 PM at "Camp Hog" located in the parking lot next to the Wild Hog Smokehouse.

Stick around Friday evening to hear Dick Beardsley's inspirational story at approximately 8PM.

The 10K & Half Marathon, including 2, 3 & 13 person relay, will start at 8:00 AM on Saturday, September 27th. Course closes at 11:30 AM.

Half Marathon wheeler division starts at 7:55 AM.

All times are US/Central time.

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