Last Chance to Register for Kroll's Bismarck Marathon

Runners interested in participating in the 2013 Kroll’s Diner Bismarck Marathon or 5k and 10k races have just two days left to sign up. Online registration ends midnight Friday, Sept. 13. Runners can register at to participate in the upcoming event.

The Kroll’s Diner Bismarck Marathon is Saturday, Sept. 21 at Cottonwood Park in Bismarck. The 26.2-mile course is a two-loop format that begins in Cottonwood Park and runs around the University of Mary campus.

Awards are presented to the top three finishers in various age categories for men and women in the marathon, half marathon and 5K events. Award divisions for the five-person relay event include: male, female, coed, masters (all runners must be 40 or older) and a corporate division (all runners must work for the same company). All marathon and half marathon finishers receive a medal. All participants receive a long-sleeve performance/technical-wear shirt and drawstring backpack.

The BNSF Railway Kids’ Mini Marathon, set for Friday, Sept. 20 at the North Dakota Capitol Grounds, is free for children 12 and under.

For more information and to register visit or contact Marnie Walth • 701.471.7211 •