Twin Cities in Motion

TC Ultra Summit Challenge

Test your strength and your endurance by running all four seasons in the
TC Ultra Summit Challenge, finishing with the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon.

The TC Summit Challenge is a series of four races throughout 2014 culminating in the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon on October 5, 2014.

Registration is closed.
The TC Ultra Summit Challenge includes:
  • Valentine's Day TC 5K, presented by Marathon Sports (February 8)

  • 100% Irish for a Day TC 10 Mile, presented by Marathon Sports (March 8)

  • Red, White & Boom! TC Half Marathon (July 4)

  • Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon (October 5)

With the TC Ultra Summit Challenge, you can:
  • Secure your spot in the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon

  • Lock in early-bird pricing for all four races (TCM's lowest!)

  • Get the bragging-right-worthy TC Ultra Summit Challenge Brooks® Essential Long Sleeve ½ Zip Shirt (exclusive embroidered for the TC Ultra Summit Challenge)      Size Chart

  • Earn a TC Ultra Summit Challenge medal

  • Register once and forget it -- you're set for 2014!

  • Join an exclusive group of runners in a year-round quest of physical endurance.

Take a look at what this series entails:

Valentine's Day TC 5K, presented by Marathon Sports on February 8, 2014  

  • Start the year off by warming up at our Valentine's Day 5K!

  • Long sleeve technical shirts and a pint glass for all participants

  • Post-race party at Cooper Irish Pub with exclusive post-race specials

  • Valentines' fun, like "Relationship status" backtags that help you celebrate or find love, a Valentine candy stop, and prizes for the best costume

100% Irish for a Day TC 10 Mile, presented by Marathon Sports on March 8, 2014

  • Conquer a 10 mile race in March to start getting your long runs into high gear.

  • Long sleeve technical shirts and a pint glass for all participants

  • Post-race treats, including the FINNEGANS beer garden and a free 12 oz beer (valid Photo ID required)

  • Post-race party at Cooper Irish Pub with exclusive post-race specials

  • Irish fun, including prizes for the best costume!

Red, White & Boom! TC Half Marathon on July 4, 2014

  • A half marathon in July is a perfect time to test yourself and practice your race strategy in preparation for 26.2.

  • Brooks® short sleeve technical shirts and a pint glass for all participants

  • Medals for all finishers and awards to top finishers

  • Post-race food with picnic favorites and post-race entertainment

Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon on October 5, 2014

  • Run your best race, enjoying the sights and sounds of The Most Beautiful Urban Marathon in America®.

  • Brooks® technical long sleeve finisher shirt

  • Spectacular course, starting in downtown Minneapolis, finishing at the Capitol in St. Paul, and featuring thousands of spectators and tons of entertainment and cheer zones

  • Medals for all finishers and awards to top finishers

Registration Information

Runners interested in participating in the 2014 TC Ultra Summit Challenge must register by March 1, 2014 or before the field limit of 250 is reached, whichever comes first.  Registration fees for the TC Ultra Summit Challenge and the events that constitute it are non-refundable and non-transferrable. In order to receive the TC Ultra Summit Challenge finisher's medal, the runner must have a validated Championchip-timed finish time for the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon. 

Fees

$270 + processing fee. Registration includes entry fees for all four races, exclusive 2014 TC Ultra Summit Challenge medal and Brooks® Essential Long Sleeve ½ Zip Shirt.

Results

Because the Valentine's Day TC 5K is not chip timed, cumulative TC Ultra Summit Challenge results will not be available.

 

FAQ's
Can I register for more than one series?

No, currently our registration system will only allow a runner to participate in one 2014 race series. You may, however, register for a race series and register for a separate race. For example, you may register for the TC Ultra Summit Challenge, the Medtronic TC 1 Mile, and the TC Urban Dash.

Can I combine my race series entry with other offers and special codes?

Series registration is exclusive of other offers and special codes.

Is there a field limit?

Yes, the TC Summit Challenge will accept the first 250 registrants. There is no waiting list.

When will I receive my Brooks gear?

When registering for the series, please be sure to enter a valid US or Canada mailing address for the mailing of your Brooks® Essential Long Sleeve ½ Zip Shirts. Shirts will be shipped in April.