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Month Away From Grandma's! Multi-Time Champs Barno, Kiptoo Among Elites

WDIO Sports
Created: May 22, 2019 11:10 PM

Duluth, Minn. - We are month away. The 43rd Grandma's Marathon Weekend is June 21 and 22 and there will be a chance for a streak to stretch. Four-time defending men's full marathon champ Elisha Barno will be back.

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"It is going to be really exciting to see what elisha does on race day because we are all anticipating that he is going to have that ambition and drive to go out and five peat, which would be really exciting," says Mandi Peterson, the Marketing and PR Director for Grandma's Marathon.

Other elite's include two-time former women's champ Sarah Kiptoo. The 5k and half are full, but you can still sign up for the full marathon.

WDIO is once again a sponsor of Grandma's Marathon.

For more details on the races, click here.

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