Marathons of Hope

Registration is now closed - but we will still accept walk up registrations at the event! Please plan to join us on Saturday, September 10 at Thomas Beach, Lake Calhoun. 

Bring family, friends and don't forget to register your dog... Join us for Marathons of Hope, a certified 5K/10K! You can walk, run, bike or blade around Lake Calhoun. Get some exercise, connect with friends and family, and help raise funds for Park Nicollet Frauenshuh Cancer Center. See the 2015 event photots here. Team costumes are encourged!

First 250 registered guests get to customize their t-shirt with spin art!

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Marathons of Hope

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Thomas Beach, Lake Calhoun, Minneapolis
Registration Fee:
Adult   $35.00
Children (12 or younger)   $15.00 
 Dog   $5.00
7:30am Registration/Spin Art*
9:00am Official start time for 5K and 10K races
10:00am Post-race celebration and awards

All participants will receive a t-shirt* and complimentary refreshments. Post-race celebrations will include a silent auction, ice cream and awards. 

*All guests receive a race t-shirt. First 250 registered guests get to customize their tshirt with spin art. 

Create a Team!

Create your own team or donated to a participant. Double your donation by seein if your company has a matching gift program. Your donation is tax-deductible.

Our tax ID number is 23-7346465.

Checks can be made out to Park Nicollet Foundation and mailed to:

Park Nicollet Foundation
6500 Excelsior Blvd
St. Louis Park, MN 55426

(please include the name of the team/individual and "Marathons of Hope 2016" in the memo line)


The money raised during Marathons of Hope supports Park Nicollet Frauenshuh Cancer Center’s quality medical services, including:

  • Support services
  • Integrative therapies 
  • Spiritual care
  • Music therapy
  • Patient and family education
  • Community outreach

To learn more about this event, including volunteer opportunities, contact Alicia Baraga at 952-993-5023 or