This race was developed with the novice runners in mind. It will be a fairly flat course. There will be no limits on registration and the entry fee is small compared to most races. Thus, the “No Frills” name. You’ll get a Medal for finishing, but not much else. After all, “IT’S ALL ABOUT THE RACE”! That’s not to say experienced runners won’t enjoy this race also. The Minocqua No Frills Marathon is a certified course so the race is a Boston Qualifier. Our USATF Certification Code Number is WI 12035 DM. This event will offer a last chance race before Boston registration in the middle of September.
Marathon Start: Nokomis Community Park, Tomahawk, WI.
Half-Marathon Start: 1/4 north of Lakewood Road on the Bearskin Trail
Finish: Bearskin Trailhead, behind Minocqua Post Office, in Minocqua, W
7:00 AM for Marathon
8:00 AM for Half-Marathon
Registration and Packet Pick-up
$45* – Through Wednesday, August 1, 2018; $55* after August 1, 2018
*plus $3.50 service charge for online registration
Online registration at tandhtiming.com closes at 11:59 PM on Wednesday, September 5.
Register in person until Friday, September 7, 2018 until 5:00 pm at the Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce Office: Hwy 51 S, Minocqua, WI or Saturday, September 8, 2018 between 6:00 am and 7:00 am at the Registration/Bib Pick-up table at Nokomis Community Park Hwy L for Marathon and Lakewood Road and Bearskin Trail for the Half-Marathon.
Packets may be picked up at the Minocqua Area Chamber of Commerce on Friday, September 7, until 5 pm and in start area of each race one hour before the gun.
Included in Registration
Complimentary shuttles (for racers only) from municipal parking lot on Hwy 51 downtown Minocqua near Minocqua Post Office. Leaves 6:00 am for regular marathon runners, and 7:00 am for 1/2 marathon runners. No bus service for early start marathoners.
Aid Stations at mile 4-6-8-10-13-15-17-19-21-23-Finish, all with water and PowerAid and some with cookies or fruit.
Custom die-cast finishers medal with FREE name and time engraving by Bassett Jewelers.
Bag transport back to finish line from start area.
** Sorry, no refunds or bib transfers! **