Updates

Spectator Tips for the SCHEELS Earth Day Half Marathon

CentraCare Earth Day Run weekend is here! Saturday morning, we are expecting more than 1,700 athletes to compete in the SCHEELS Half Marathon and Half Marathon Relay. While lots of work has gone into making sure the athletes get what they need for race day, we...

Julia’s Story – Reflections on the Fit Kids Series

Julia Karls, who is now 15 years old, participated in the first BLEND Fit Kids Series in 2010, and would absolutely encourage young children to join! “The Fit Kids Series is a great way to stay active and also have fun,” she said. Her dad, Wes, added, “The prizes...

Welcome From Our New Race Director

I am extremely excited to move forward as the new race director for the CentraCare Earth Day Run, Central Minnesota’s premier running event. Over the years, the Earth Day Run has grown thanks to the wonderful participants, leaders and sponsors. It has been an event...