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No Frills Marathon ™, Half Marathon & Relay

  • Presented By: Blue Raven Race Productions
  • Dates: September 1, 2019
  • Location: Bearskin Trail
  • Address: Arbor Vitae, WI 54568
  • Time: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

NO FRILLS MARATHON™ SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2019 The Minocqua No Frills Marathon™ & Half- Marathon keeps it simple and affordable because, at this marathon, it’s all about the race. The race accommodates those who aspire to run their first marathon, as well as veteran runners trying to better their times or qualify for the Boston Marathon. The picturesque course begins at Nokomis Community Park, 20 miles south of Minocqua, and follows the scenic Bearskin Trail back to finish at the trail head behind the Minocqua Post Office. The No Frills Marathon is proud to be a certified qualifying race for the Boston Marathon. The Boston Marathon is the only mass-participation marathon that requires qualifying times in certified marathons observing guidelines set forth by the Boston Athletic Association and USA Track and Field. The No Frills Marathon is proud to be a certified qualifying marathon.USATF Certification Code WI12035DM REGISTRATION $55* – Through Friday, August 30, 2019; Relay Teams of 4 - $160 *plus 8% service charge for online registration Online registration at closes at 11:59 PM on Friday, August 30. Only those that register online are guaranteed a shirt. Register and packet pickup in person until Saturday, August 31, from 5:00 - 8:00 pm and 5:00 am-6:30 am on Sunday morning prior to the race, at the Minocqua American Legion building on W Front St., across from the post office and bus pick up. Included in Registration: Complimentary shuttles (for racers only) from municipal parking lot on Hwy 51 downtown Minocqua near Minocqua Post Office, 126 W Front Street. Shuttle bus will leave at 6:00 am for regular marathon and 7:00 am for 1/2 marathon runners. (No early bus this year). Aid Stations at mile 4-6-8-10-13-15-17-19-21-23-Finish, all with water and Gatorade and some with snack. Custom die-cast finishers medal with FREE name and time engraving by Bassett Jewelers and Engraving located in downtown Minocqua at the corner of Oneida and Front Street. Bag transport back to finish line from start area. ** Sorry, no refunds or bib transfers! ** Awards: OVERALL MALE AND FEMALE WINNERS Marathon, Half Marathon, and Marathon Relay More Information: Contact the Race Director: Rick Wilson at

No Frills Marathon ™, Half Marathon & Relay
  • Arbor Vitae, WI 54568
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  • Bearskin Trail