The Dick Beardsley Marathon is all about Detroit Lakes,
MN and the outstanding lakes community supporting this staple race.
Sandy beaches, jet skiing, boating, fishing, and a multitude of other
activities along with some of the best 'Lake Cuisine" you'll ever have,
Detroit Lakes has it all!
2016 will mark the 21st running of the Dick Beardsley
Half Marathon, and the 2nd year of the Dick Beardsley Full Marathon. There will be a plentitude
of races that the entire family can participate in - including the Youth
Run, 5K Walk/Run, 10K, Half Marathon, Full Marathon & Relay.
"When you cross the finish line, no matter how slow or
how fast, it will change your life forever."
- Dick Beardsley
The first Dick Beardsley Marathon was a huge success in 2015 ~ and
we'd love to have you join us for the 2nd running of the Dick Beardsley
Marathon! Tons of great swag - from the Lakeshirts Official Finisher's
Shirt, to the outstanding medal and Finisher's Towel - you are sure to have
a GREAT experience 'Taking the Lake' in 2016!
Not up for a full marathon? Don’t worry…there’s something for
EVERYONE! From the Kids Run to the 5K or the 10K to the Half
Marathon…..you name it! Demand will be strong this year, so register
early to ensure your spot at the Starting Line! One of the most
beautiful courses in the Upper Midwest is waiting for you!