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Kids Will Be Able To Participate In Bismarck Marathon

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Kids will now get to participate in this year's Bismarck Marathon.

The kids "mini" Marathon will be held Friday, the day before the Marathon on the Capitol grounds.

Kids can participate in a half-mile run, and a one-mile run as well as a 50 and 200 meter dash.

This afternoon Co-Chairs Drew and Kathleen Wrigley along with board members shared their excitement about getting kids involved.

"Combine this race with the scenic beauty of the Capitol grounds and a beautiful fall evening, I think we have the ingredients for an amazing event," Tanner Blair said.

"Our goal really as a family is to help promote overall health and fitness for families in our community through all these events, especially the kids mini marathon," Drew Wrigley said.

The kids marathon will be held Friday September 20th.

The Marathon for adults will be held at Cottonwood Park on Saturday, September 21st.

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