Cross Country Fun Run
Join us for an exciting Medtronic TC Kids Marathon culminating event just for kids at Como Park in St. Paul!
Registration is open
Celebrate the arrival Spring in Minnesota at the 7th Annual TC Kids Cross Country Fun Run! This event gives young athletes a chance to run with their peers and enjoy a fun, non-competitive environment. With half-mile, one-mile and two-mile races, there is a race for everyone!
Race Day Parking
There is on street parking around the park and there will be additional parking at Como Elementary School, 780 Wheelock Parkway (enter from Maryland and Grotto) with shuttle bus running every 15 minutes beginning at 8:15 am. Buses will run until 12:30 pm.
Packet Pick Up
Parents and kids can check in and pick up their race numbers at the Registration tent starting at 8:00 a.m. In person registration will also be available at the check in table.
Race Start and Location
All of the races will be held on a half-mile grass course with gentle rolling hills.
Help us Leap into Spring! Race Amenities:
Finisher's medal for every child and a special participant gift
Pre-race warm-ups led by Team USA Minnesota athletes
Autograph and photo opportunities with Team USA Minnesota
Dasani water for all runners
Radio Disney Prize Patrol with games and activities
Support from volunteers and staff
Harry & Shelly
Cheer for TCM mascots Harry and Shelly as they kick off the morning with their own race! Last year Harry was distracted with high-fiving spectators and lost by a... hare. Harry and Shelly will be cheering on runners, handing out medals and posing for pictures!
Team USA Minnesota
Professional athletes from Team USA Minnesota want to join in on the fun! They lead the kids through warm-ups, cheer on runners, and inspire great runs through their interactions on the course.
TCM is proud to offer the Medtronic TC Kids Marathon, a FREE unique online training program that is designed to get families and classrooms exercising. 12-, 8-, and 4-week training programs offered. Register for one and become eligible for great incentives!
Look at all the fun we've had!
Bring your smiling faces and put one on a child!