Twin Cities in Motion

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Medtronic TC 10 Mile

The Shortcut to the Capitol®

Save the date: Sunday, October 1, 2017.

Registration for the Medtronic TC 10 Mile drawing starts Friday, July 7 at 10:00 a.m. and ends Monday, July 17 at 11:59 p.m.


Link will be available on Friday, July 7 at 10:00 a.m. CT.

Registration for the 2017 Medtronic TC 10 Mile is by online drawing only. Participants will be notified of their status in the Medtronic TC 10 Mile by the end of the following Tuesday.

Race from the heart of Minneapolis to the State Capitol in Saint Paul! Race Amenities:
  • Special participant gift included at packet pick up

  • Beautifully designed finisher medal distributed at the finish line!

  • Beer at the finish line! - finishers 21 and older receive one 12 oz. can of Summit (must present valid photo ID)

  • Access to the “Shortcut to the Capitol®” course and shared miles and spectators of the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon

  • Virtual event bag email with exclusive deals and promotions for race participants

  • Free Metro Transit Green Line and Blue Line transportation for runners with visible race bib and pre- and post-race bus transportation in Minneapolis and Saint Paul on race day (see Travel Information for details) 

  • Easy access to start/finish with special hotel rates for out-of-towners

  • Two-day Health & Fitness Expo featuring free seminars and over 120 vendors

  • Avtex AthleteTracker text message notifications of up to 3 athletes

  • Free Caribou Coffee at the expo and at the finish line 

  • Cheer zones, course entertainment and over 300,000 spectators!

  • Chip-timed with online tracking by Mtrack with instant online results

  • Post-race food including hot chicken or veggie broth, Old Dutch chips, Pearson's Salted Nut Rolls, bananas, and more!

  • Mile markers, aid stations and porta-potties along the course

  • Sweats check at race start and transported to finish area

  • Mylar blankets to keep you warm at the finish line

  • Access to professional race photos by Sport Photo

  • Free post-race massage and changing tent by Centerpoint Massage

  • Awards for top age-group finishers

  • 27th Mile post-race festivities for the whole family

  • Old Dutch Family Meeting area

  • USATF-certified, closed course

  • Official Participant e-Guide with your race number and weekend information

  • Support from over 5,000 volunteers, law enforcement, medical teams and TCM staff

  • Organized by Twin Cities In Motion, the region’s premier running event organization

  • TCM is proud to provide financial support to youth and professional athlete initiatives. Collectively, TCM and its charity partners that fundraise at TCM events give back more than $950,000 annually to a variety of causes.

Marathon Weekend Information

Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend is fun for the whole family! Use the navigation at the top of the page to learn more about specific events and activities, including the pasta partyexpo27th Milespectator information, and volunteering


Coming from out of town? See our Travel Information for help with the details of your trip to the Twin Cities!