MN Run Relay
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September 12, 2020

Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park

Registration now open!

Limited to 1,000 runners

Round up your friends and take on the new course for the MN Run Relay!  This 26.2 mile relay run takes place at Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park which is just a 20 minute drive from Minneapolis. Team size will be 2 to 5 people. Each leg will be 5.24 miles with a certified marathon distance. Each leg will cross over Coon Rapids Dam. 

For the endurance runners out there there is also the option to take on the certified 20 mile and 26.2 mile routes. 

Race village will include a food truck, music, fun games, socializing with other runners and a beautiful park.


Click map for more info and elevation


The race is run on paved and turf trails within the Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park.

Runners do not have exclusive use of the trail and are required to obey all pedestrian right-of-way laws.

Teams are responsible for transporting themselves to the park. Any team or individual vehicle will need an Anoka County Parks pass - or will need to purchase the parking voucher for race day. See Race Day Info for more details on parking at the race.


All teams must run faster than an average of 11 minute per mile pace in order to finish the race within the allotted time. The first wave starts at approximately 7:30am; the finish area will close at  2:00pm.

Team Races (total distance 26.2 miles)

2 person team

3 person team

4 person team

5 person team

For more information on organizing a team click here


Solo Races*

20 Mile Solo

26.2 Mile Solo

Click here for prices and increase dates


All runners receive

Performance T-shirt

Finisher Medal

Chip time

Aid stations on course

Race village food and entertainment

Certified course

* Solo runners receive a high quality lapel pin to add to their finisher medal


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