This race commemorates 1968 Olympic marathoner Ron Daws. Daws, a ’60’s/’70’s Minnesota running icon, trained over this same course. The race was renamed as a memorial to Daws in 1993, the year after his untimely death.
Saturday, April 7, 2018
Race Start: 9:00 AM
Bib Pick up opens: 8:00 AM
Location: Hopkins Pavilion – 11000 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins, MN 55343
Course: 25K (15.53 miles) of hilly, challenging fun! The race, begun in 1979, and now in its fourth decade, has proved to be a stiff challenge at a middle distance for those training for Boston or other spring marathons or who are otherwise looking for a testing workout.
Registration: Registration is online only. Opens Jan 2018. Online registration will be open until race start! Don’t wait in line race morning to sign up when you can on your phone or at home. iPad’s will be available for Race day registration.
Entry fee: $5 pre-registered MDRA members.
$15 pre-registered non-MDRA members. Click here to join online. $20 on race day for all.
Results: Posted at runmdra.org. Finishers should note their individual time on the display clock as they cross the finish line.
More information: Norm at (612) 822-6743 or firstname.lastname@example.org
PLEASE NOTE: The running with baby joggers is not allowed.