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Mankato Marathon Last Minute Race Tips Toddler Trot

Toddler Trot/Diaper Dash
The Diaper Dash and Toddler Trot are a must for the youngest ones. These spectacular races are designed just for all the crawlers and toddlers out there and are great opportunities to teach healthy habits from the start.

Mankato Marathon Calling Runners

Have you been considering signing up for one of the many races during the Mankato Marathon but are thinking, “Me? Run? I don’t run!”

Perfect! Because I want to encourage you to find a race that speaks to you, lace up your shoes and just go for it! It’s not too late—registration is still open—and there really is an event for everyone.

Mankato Marathon Picking the Right Race for You

Running Q&A: Choosing the right distance, increasing miles and more

The coolest thing about the Mankato Marathon is that it helps build community spirit and is a great way to encourage people to take a positive step in their fitness journey.

Personally, nothing gets me more motivated than signing up for a race, putting it on the calendar and working toward that goal. It’s not important what the specific goal or distance is—it could be to win, to place or just to finish. Every runner and every goal is different.

Mankato Marathon Kids on the Run

With an increasing number of kids involved in running, many parents wonder when the right time is to encourage their children in events like the Mankato Marathon.

Mankato Marathon Keep Cool Reminders during a Heat Wave Workout

Working out during a heat wave? Here are some keep-cool reminders!

The warm weather is a perfect motivator to get outside, go for a walk and generally get off the couch and move around. For many people, exercising outdoors certainly feels better than being stuck inside because of the bitter cold. But when our summer goes from warm to hot, exercising could be risky—unless you’re prepared.


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