Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend: Family Events

Date and Time

Anywhere, this is a virtual event.

Events and Activities For the Entire Family

Family-Friendly Gear
Participants receive a short-sleeve cotton shirt, medal and participant gift to celebrate your finish. Plus, a digital swag toolkit!

The Entire Family is Invited!
From the youngest racers in diapers to the eldest taking on the family mile, we offer an event for every age and ability. 

October Virtual Fun
We will have fun activities, tips and tutorials to celebrate all month long, including how to bring a piece of the Family Activities Tent experience to your own home!

Training Incentives
Free training programs (12, 8, or 4 weeks) are available and are perfect for families.

Twin Cities In Motion App, presented by Medtronic
Download your one-stop resource for event information on Google Play and iTunes, including FAQs, virtual goodie bag, social media activities and more.

Virtual Goodies and Expo
Find exclusive offers from our partners in the virtual goodie bag in our app! Also get to experience your favorite running brands via the virtual Expo.

virtual Family Events medal 2020

Exclusive Finisher Medal

Receive a collectible Medtronic TC Family Events finisher medal!
Race Details
Distances Available

Get the whole family excited for race day! We have a virtual distance for everyone.

Kare 11 Family Mile 

Gather the family and lace your sneakers for a mile long run around the block. 

Includes a cotton short sleeved t-shirt & medal


Half Mile

Perfect for kids who have outgrown the toddler trot, but not quite ready to tackle a mile.

Includes a cotton short sleeved t-shirt & medal


Toddler Trot

Set up a 50-yard dash for your toddlers to race to victory!

Includes a cotton short sleeved t-shirt & medal


Diaper Dash

Even your littlest ones can join in on the fun. Set your little one down several feet [25-50] away from you and have them crawl towards you - their finish line for lots of hugs and cheers.

Includes a Onsie!

Gear Delivery

Participants registered by September 1, 2020 participant gear will be mailed out no later than the week of October 5. If you registered after September 1, your participant gear will be mailed after the completion of the virtual event starting the week of November 16.

IMPORTANT: In the context of COVID-19 shipping is proving unpredictable. All dates are subject to change due to vendor or supply chain limitations. 

*Gear will be mailed once; returned packages will not be re-mailed. 

Activities All Month Long

Make sure to follow @twincitiesinmotion on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to take part in fun activities, challenges and more!

Looking for ways to add meaning to your miles while supporting a cause that is important to you?

Contact one of our non-profit Community Partners or Charity Teams and commit to fundraising and creating cause awareness through your efforts.

Support a Community Partner:
In partnership with Girls on the Run and YWCA Minneapolis fundraising efforts benefit local youth fitness initiatives or Minnesota Distance Elite, an Olympic development program for long distance runners. Contact one of the following organizations directly via this list to learn more.

Support a Charity Team:
Support a cause close to your heart and fundraise for an official Twin Cities In Motion Charity Partner. Contact one of the following organizations directly via this list to learn more.