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Registration opens for Grandma’s Marathon weekend October 1

Sep 22, 2022 08:56AM ● By Laura Durenberger
Photo: Runners take off from the starting line in the 2022 Grandma's Marathon.

From WDIO News Staff - WDIO News - September 22, 2022

Registration opens for the 2023 Grandma’s Marathon weekend on October 1 at 7p.m CT.

This includes both the full marathon and Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon, as well as the 30th annual William A. Irvin 5k on July 16.

Registration is on a first-come first-serve basis with tiered pricing. From October 1 through October 15 the full is $120, the half is $110, and the 5k is $40.

A virtual option is available for all of the races. Additionally runners have the option of registering for the Great Grandma’s Challenge which includes the 5k and either the half or full marathon the next day.

Grandma’s Marathon and the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon are scheduled for June 17. For more information, or to register, Click Here.

Grandma’s Marathon (9,000 capacity)
October 1-October 15 — $120
October 16-December 31 — $130
January 1-March 31 — $140
April 1-June 1— $150
Virtual — $110

Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon (8,000 capacity)
October 1-October 15 — $110
October 16-December 31 — $120
January 1-March 31 — $130
April 1-June 1— $140
Virtual — $100

William A. Irvin 5K (2,700 capacity)
October 1-October 15 — $40
October 16-December 31 — $45
January 1-June 1— $50
Virtual — $35

Full Great Grandma’s Challenge (500 capacity)
October 1-October 15 — $185
October 16-December 31 — $200
January 1-March 31 — $215
April 1-June 1— $225

Half Great Grandma’s Challenge (700 capacity)
October 1-October 15 — $175
October 16-December 31 — $190
January 1-March 31 — $205
April 1-June 1— $215


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