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Had a blast running the relay!

We have run the Marathon Relay nearly every year it has existed and have had a wonderful time doing it. Fargo does it right!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Fargo, North Dakota, United States
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Fargo, North Dakota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

We have run the Marathon Relay nearly every year it has existed and have had a wonderful time doing it. Fargo does it right!!!

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Fargo, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

One of the most organized events I have ever participated in and that includes major conventions, races, corporate retreats, and entertainment venues. First class all the way as everyone associated with the race is friendly helpful and very supportive

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Fargo, North Dakota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Mark and Suzy Knutson have built this event to over 20 thousand runners each year. The Fargo platform has contestants coming from nearly every state. Fargo being mostly flat levels the racing field for beginners to world class champions. The festive Atmosphere with bands, parties, food, medical stations make this Fargo weekend three day event with the 5k, 10k and... More 

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Fargo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I have entered 10 of the past 11 marathons. It is a well run marathon with great support! The half and full marathon are well staged. Get with the correct pace group! The pacers are free and excellent. If you chose to run the 5K I warn you it is a big community event. Be sure you are in the... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

One of my favorite races yet. The crowd & the organizers were great. I really really enjoyed all the crowd supports. Would like to run this again one day.

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Tempe, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

One of the best run marathons I've done. Extra great: it started indoors on a really cold morning. Thanks, Fargo! And it was flat, pretty, and lined with spectators. Just the best.

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Fargo, North Dakota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This race is so overcrowded that you actually have to run 15 miles to do a half marathon due to all of the people you have to try to run around. There should be corralled starts with time verification to get into each corral. Organizers want to make this bigger and bigger every year. But I won't be going back... More 

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Fargo, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

great job organizing! People from all over the world were here! security was visible everywhere, Cant wait for next year!

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Fitchburg, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I've participated in the past five years of the Fargo Marathon. When I started I wasn't a runner, and still don't consider myself to be a runner, but the Fargo Marathon is a fun event for people of all abilities. This year I ran the 5K on Friday night and finally took on the Half on Saturday morning. This was... More 

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West Fargo, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The route was excellent and the marathon atmosphere was fun! I was so glad that I signed up and went through with this. I hope to do it again next year.

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