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Blue Ox Marathon
Blue Ox Marathon: Photo Gallery and Top 10 results
BEMIDJI -- The fourth annual Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon, a two-day event that includes runs ranging from a ½-K fun run for children to a 26.2...
October 8, 2016 - 7:05pm
October 7, 2016
Ready to Run: Blue Ox Marathon events start
The 2016 Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon weekend started with events on Friday in Bemidji. There's another full slate of events on Saturday with the...
October 7, 2016 - 6:44pm
October 6, 2016
Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon weekend begins Friday
BEMIDJI -- The 2016 Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon weekend will begin Friday and continue Saturday. All events take place at the Sanford Center unless...
October 6, 2016 - 5:04pm
October 2, 2016
COMMUNITY: Blue Ox runs just days away
Blue Ox FYI What: Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon When: Friday starting at 4:20 p.m. and Saturday starting at 9 a.m. Where: Outside of the Sanford Center...
October 2, 2016 - 7:00am
January 13, 2016
EVENTS: Registration still open for Saturday’s chilly Polar Challenge
BEMIDJI -- Dozens of people are expected to brave the cold and run through the frozen tundra that is Bemidji in winter Saturday for the 15th...
January 13, 2016 - 5:55pm
October 10, 2015
Beautiful day for the Blue Ox: (Photo gallery, video)
A total of 474 runners took part in Saturday's Blue Ox Marathon running events, with many more volunteers, family and friends cheering them on. ...
October 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
October 9, 2015
Race weekend arrives
Several dozen children ran the ½ K Kids Fun Run, the first race during the Friday’s opening events for the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon weekend....
October 9, 2015 - 6:16pm
October 8, 2015
Running after recovery: Cancer survivor to compete in Blue Ox event for a third year in row
BEMIDJI -- Tanya Engesether wears a lot of different hats in her life. From owning a business with her husband Ron, to being a mother of two...
October 8, 2015 - 8:33pm
October 3, 2015
On your mark: 1,300 expected to participate in Blue Ox Marathon events
BEMIDJI -- Thousands of running shoes worn by people of all ages from Bemidji and beyond will hit the pavement next week. For the third year,...
October 3, 2015 - 7:45pm
October 9, 2014
A running reunion: Blue Ox Marathon brings three friends together in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A Facebook friendship has led to a marathon meetup. Three women who got to know one another through an online Facebook game are...
October 9, 2014 - 11:49pm
October 7, 2014
Into the Blue: Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon returns this weekend
BEMIDJI -- It's Blue Ox Marathon week in Bemidji. Well more than 1,000 people have registered for events taking place Friday and Saturday...
October 7, 2014 - 11:38pm
October 6, 2014
The bigger Blue Ox: 2014 Race registrations surpass last year’s numbers
BEMIDJI -- There are scores more runners expected in this year's Blue Ox races than the inaugural races held in 2013 -- with revamped courses...
October 6, 2014 - 9:44pm
April 17, 2013
Blue Ox Marathon president reacts to Boston bombings
BEMIDJI – The Boston Marathon bombings will be considered as planning for Bemidji’s inaugural Blue Ox Marathon continues. “I never, ever envisioned an actual race being the actual target” of an attack, said Aaron Riedel, president of the Blue Ox Marathon. Two bombs exploded...
April 17, 2013 - 12:23am
January 11, 2013
YouTube video promotes inaugural Blue Ox Marathon in Bemidji
BEMIDJI - A video promoting the inaugural Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon, set for Oct. 12, has been posted online to attract runners to the race. Mark...
January 11, 2013 - 9:06am