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Med City Marathon
May 19, 2024
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About The Med City Marathon
Are you ready for an extraordinary running experience? Look no further than the Med City Marathon, Rochester MN’s premier half marathon race. Taking place on the picturesque 19th of May 2024, this race is a must for all avid half marathon runners.
What makes the Med City Marathon so special? For starters, the course is beautiful and challenging, winding through the scenic streets of Rochester. As you tackle the 13.1 miles, you’ll pass by historic landmarks, charming neighborhoods, and breathtaking parks. The race website promises unmatched support from volunteers, with aid stations and cheering crowds scattered throughout the course to keep you motivated and energized.
Rochester, MN itself is a city brimming with excitement. Known as the “Med City,” it’s home to the renowned Mayo Clinic and a vibrant community. Discover unique restaurants, charming boutiques, and explore the incredible cultural scene during your visit. Don’t forget to indulge in Rochester’s famous locally brewed craft beer, a delightful way to celebrate your achievements post-race.
As for the weather, May in Rochester is usually a runner’s dream. The pleasant season offers moderate temperatures, with highs averaging around 70F (21C) and lows dipping to a comfortable 50F (10C). Perfect conditions to showcase your running prowess without battling extreme heat or cold.
So lace up those running shoes, mark your calendars, and prepare for an unforgettable experience at the Med City Marathon. Join us in Rochester, where the race, the city, and the memories will leave you with a runner’s high like no other. Let’s make this half marathon one for the books!