Compete in a half marathon or 5k fun run through beautiful Superior National Forest on the Gunflint Trail. After the race, all participants receive a complimentary ham dinner, free non-alcoholic beverages, live music and free massages. Awards will be given to top finishers and a tree seedling to all participants. All runners receive a re-usable goodie bag with their short-sleeve, made from recycled materials t-shirt along with other goodies. Free transportation from Grand Marais and back to Grand Marais is available for all racers and spectators.
Last minute registration and race packet pick-up take place on Saturday, May 4th 1 – 7 pm at the Cook County Senior Center. That’s at 10 North Broadway, which happens to be right across the parking lot from Stone Harbor. On Sunday, the bus for the marathon loads in front of Stone Harbor at 7:00 am. We know that’s early in the morning, so we are opening up the store from 6:30 – 8:15, in case you want a cup of coffee.
As an Endurance Magazine’s Race without a Trace, the Ham Run is changing the world one step at a time by implementing environmentally friendly practices at the event.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF THE RUNNERS! Check here for the results of the race: http://www.boreal.org/~durfee/ham_run_5_13.htm