Updated: June 23, 2020 10:36 AM
Created: June 23, 2020 10:26 AM
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the 39th Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend and events will be held virtually in 2020.
The decision was announced Tuesday and was made in consultation with public health officials and Twin Cities in Motion medical directors.
The event was originally scheduled for Oct. 2-4.
"In the early months of the COVID-19 crisis, we hoped to hold an in-person Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend in a manner that was safe for runners, spectators, volunteers, and the community at large," Twin Cities In Motion president Mike Logan said. "Based on guidance from public health authorities and our medical directors, however, we have determined that is not possible. We make the decision with a heavy heart, but we know it's the right thing to do for our runners and our community."
The following events will be held virtually this year:
You can find more information here.
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