I Can See the Mailbox From Here

Before I landed on Reservation River Road, in Grand Portage, I lived on an old farm outside of Two Harbors, Minnesota, on another dead end road, and my oversized red mailbox was a quarter mile down the narrow dirt driveway, on the main road.
On my long runs I had two choices of routes; at the mailbox I could turn right, or I could turn left. Either way gave me many miles of dirt surface, forgiving on the old legs.

2022 Annual Meeting

2022 Annual Meeting Join us for the Run Minnesota Annual Meeting on April 23, 2022 at River Siren Brewing in Stillwater, MN! Please RSVP HERE by April 16 Agenda 10:00 Optional Community Run Run the Lift Bridge Loop (4.7 miles) or run an out and back! Post run refreshments will be provided. 10:30 Member Check […]

Grand Prix 2022 Schedule

2022 Schedule How do you compete in the RM Grand Prix?   official rules Have a current RM membership. Register. Its free in 2022! Register for the individual races in the Grand Prix / Grand Tour Series. Run as many races as you like. Your top 10 count for points. Earn bonus points for running races […]

Ron Daws 25K

25K & 5K APRIL 9, 2022 HOPKINS, MN   $30 $10 OFF for Run Minnesota Members REGISTER 2022 RESULTS Location: Checkin at the HOPKINS PAVILION Check In Opens:  7:00 a.m. 25K Race Starts: 8:00 a.m. 5K Race Starts: 8:15 a.m. Race Course: loop course. Registration Limit: 200 runners Race Information This race commemorates Ron Daws, 1968 Olympic […]

Danny Docherty

Program Director Danny Docherty is an elite runner, coach, and the new Run Minnesota Program Director . A native of St. Paul, MN, he attended Loyola University Chicago where he ran cross-country and track and field at the Division I level and graduated with degrees in English and Psychology. He first competed as a runner […]

Emily Quigley

2022 Spring & Fall Training Coach Emily grew-up watching her parents run and fell in love with her own running journey during high school. Running is not just a form of exercise, but a source of social connection, empowerment, enjoyment, and challenge! She’s completed numerous marathons and recently ventured into ultra-distances and trail running. Emily’s […]

We are building our team!

Join us as we grow our programs to welcome and reach more runners in Minnesota. Run Minnesota is a non-profit, membership-based organization inspired to motivate runners across the North Star State and beyond! Run Minnesota is the oldest and largest running organization in Minnesota. Mission: Run Minnesota connects the Minnesota running community and supports runners of all ages and […]

2022 Spring Training

GOAL RACES: Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon & GRANDMA’S MARATHON PROGRAM DATES: FEBRUARY 23 – JUNE 18 16 WEEK TRAINING CALENDAR This Run Minnesota Training program is designed to prepare you for a fun and successful half marathon or marathon! Led by certified coaches, our training program is developed to encourage beginners while still meeting the […]

2021 Award Announcement

Run Minnesota Recognizes two individuals for their impact on the MN Running Community Minneapolis, Minn. – Run Minnesota annually recognizes achievements for the Pat Lanin Distinguished Service Award and Run Minnesota Volunteer of the Year. The award winners will be recognized at the Run Minnesota Annual Meeting on April 23, 2022, in Stillwater, Minnesota. Sarah Agaton […]