Upper Midwest Endurance Challenge
Three Great Races, One Remarkable Feat!
We have a challenge for you: conquer Grandma’s Marathon, the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon and the American Birkebeiner in sequence! It’s a feat of stamina we’re calling the Upper Midwest Endurance Challenge (UMEC).
View UMEC Standings After Two Events
Final 2013-14 UMEC Standings Are Coming Soon!
The Challenge is a collaboration of the region’s three premier endurance events, assembled to encourage the boldest athletes to test their mettle in spring, fall and winter. Meet the challenge and you’ll earn tripled bragging rights and a one-of-a-kind Brooks jacket awarded exclusively to UMEC finishers.
Think you’re up to the epic task? Check out the details on the UMEC registration page. Then, once you've signed up, get out and start training! Use the sidebar links for more information on each of the three events.
Registration for the 2014-15 Upper Midwest Endurance Challenge will open in March!