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Grandma's Marathon

June 29, 2016
Friends gather to finish Minnesota elite runner's last run
June 29, 2016 - 11:22am
June 19, 2016
A group of runners — nearly the last to start Grandma’s Marathon Saturday — walk the first part of the course. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Grandma’s Marathon executive director concludes exhausting yet successful debut
June 19, 2016 - 10:14pm
Grandma's Marathon: Complete coverage
June 19, 2016 - 2:26pm
Susan Breeggemann Hart stands at the finish line for Grandma’s Marathon and the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon wearing a T-shirt honoring her late son Mike. Mike, who was killed in an accident in 2006, and his mother often ran together and planned to do a half marathon together someday. Breeggemann Hart ran and completed Saturday’s Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
After losing son, Northland woman regains her identity through running
June 19, 2016 - 7:12am
June 18, 2016
Brian Fish of Weston, Wis., reacts at the finish line of the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon in Duluth on Saturday. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Marathon and half marathon race results
June 18, 2016 - 7:43pm
Bill Bigelow (second from left), his son Wes Bigelow (left), daughter Laura Elder and grandson Tony Bigelow completed Grandma's Marathon on Saturday. (Photo courtesy of Laura Elder)play button
Grandma's Marathon notebook: First and last for Bigelows
June 18, 2016 - 7:42pm
Joe Klein of Richmond, Minn., pours a bottle of water over his head at the finish line of Grandma's Marathon in Duluth on Saturday. Runners contended with warm, humid conditions. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Marathon, half marathon runners weather muggy conditions
June 18, 2016 - 5:50pm
Sarah Kiptoo of Kenya wins the 2016 Grandma's Marathon women's race. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Kiptoo races to second Grandma's Marathon women's victory
June 18, 2016 - 5:44pm
BMW design may be wheelchair of the future
June 18, 2016 - 4:58pm
James Senbeta wins the 2016 Grandma's Marathon men's wheelchair race. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Senbeta wins men's title in Grandma's Marathon wheelchair race
June 18, 2016 - 4:43pm
Elisha Barno of Kenya win the 2016 Grandma's Marathon. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
A smile a mile for Barno: Kenyan high-fives spectators en route to claiming repeat victory
June 18, 2016 - 4:35pm
The Grandmas Marathon elite pack passes the crowd near the Lester River bridge on London Road. From left: Elisha Barno, Weldon Kirui, Jacob Chemtai and Kimutai Cheruiyot. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com
PHOTOS: 2016 Grandma's Marathon and Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon
June 18, 2016 - 4:28pm
Marcellus Coleman of Duluth runs the trails near Northwood Children's Services in Duluth Tuesday. Possibly the youngest Gary Bjorkland half marathon runner ever, Coleman is a ward of the state, residing at Northwood Children's Services. He'll be turning 12 on Friday, the day before the marathon. Part of his treatment at Northwood has included running. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)
Marcellus meets his goal: Young runner, looking for an adoptive home, completes half marathon
June 18, 2016 - 2:59pm
Laren, 6, Ashley, 11, and Tyler Sendzik, 10, of Zimmerman, Minn., greet Grandma’s Marathon runners near McQuade Road on Saturday. Their father, Jason, was competing in his eighth Grandma’s on Saturday. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Runners, fans find camaraderie at Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon
June 18, 2016 - 2:48pm
Macdonard Ondara crosses the finish line to win the men's 2016 Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon. (Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.com)play button
Kenyan Ondara captures men’s half marathon; Ethiopia’s Yeshanbel is women’s winner
June 18, 2016 - 12:57pm