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Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon

October 10, 2015
Brock Tesdahl of Hopkins, Minn., crosses the finish line taking first place in the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon on Saturday at the Sanford Center. Tesdahl finished with a time of 2:52:30. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLUE OX MARATHON: Home away from home for Tesdahl
October 10, 2015 - 6:36pm
Top female marathon finisher Sarah Kemp celebrates as she crosses the finish line of the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon on Saturday at the Sanford Center. Kemp ran the marathon in 3:25:00. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLUE OX MARATHON: Back-to-back Bemidji titles for Kemp
October 10, 2015 - 6:30pm
October 24, 2014
Letter: Let more runners join great marathon
October 24, 2014 - 12:05am
October 11, 2014
Sarah Kemp of Sauk Rapids celebrates her win as the top female finisher in the Blue Ox Marathon on Saturday in Bemidji. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Kemp kicks it in for win: Sauk Rapids runner finishes first in women's division at Bemidji Blue Ox marathon
October 11, 2014 - 6:10pm
Marathon winner Tom Ritchie started out in the lead and never looked back during the second annual Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon on Saturday. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Winning Welcome Back: Alaska man comes home and takes Blue Ox Marathon
October 11, 2014 - 6:07pm
Marathon runners (from left) James Manecke, Lengby, Ben Bruce, Waubun and Tom Ritchie, Anchorage, Alsaska, start up front and finished Nos. 3, 2 and 1 during the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon on Saturday. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
VIDEO/PHOTO GALLERY: A banner day for Blue Ox
October 11, 2014 - 6:03pm
Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon weekend arrives
October 11, 2014 - 12:22am
March 16, 2014
Justin McDowell, Savern, Md., was one of many runners that brought a little humor to the first Blue Ox Marathon in October. He finished sixth overall out of 114 male runners in the marathon. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Blue Ox is back for more: New races, overall mission for Bemidji’s marathon event
March 16, 2014 - 12:05am
October 12, 2013
BLUE OX MARATHON: Despite rain and wind, organizers say event a hugh success
October 12, 2013 - 6:05pm
MONTE DRAPER | BEMIDJI PIONEER
It took more than 200 volunteers to help with the large volume of runners, from left, Cindy Delaney and Brenda Bitker had some fun dressing up as they handed out fluids for the runners.
BLUE OX MARATHON: Volunteers keep the event, and the runners, running
October 12, 2013 - 5:49pm
Dressed up as Babe the Blue Ox, Malisa Vanmaasoam (left) and Nina Lubarski cross the Yellowhead Bridge. Photo by Monte Draper.play button
UPDATED: Miller, Aalgaard Kelly place first in Blue Ox Marathon; Miller, Olsen first in half-marathon; Top 10 results (with video)
October 12, 2013 - 11:35am
The rain did not dampen or slow down the start of running events for this weekend’s Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon. Friday night, approximately 80 children ran in the 1K race, earning a T-shirt and ribbon. Above is the start of the 1K race. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Runnin’ in the rain: Friday Blue Marathon Events
October 12, 2013 - 12:41am
Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon FYI
October 12, 2013 - 12:07am
October 11, 2013
Marathon runners
Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon attracts the fleet-footed from all over America
October 11, 2013 - 12:43am
Marathon course
Runners to have minimal contact with traffic: Course designed with safety in mind; medical personnel will be on hand
October 11, 2013 - 12:39am