Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Blue Ox Marathon

October 14, 2017
From left: Nina Lubarski, Ann Farley and Malisa Van Maasdam run the Blue Ox Marathon's 26K Lake Loop on Saturday in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
PHOTO GALLERY: Bustlin’ Blue Ox Marathon is back
October 14, 2017 - 8:52pm
Sarah Welch crosses the finish line Saturday, completing the 26K Lake Loop with her running buddy Mataya Duvall. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLUE OX: Running for Mataya: Californian participated in Lake Loop for her ‘Running Buddy’
October 14, 2017 - 7:30pm
Annalise O’Toole, right, top woman finisher of the Blue Ox Marathon, hugs Denise Kaelberer, top woman finisher of the 26K Lake Loop on Saturday at the finish line. O’Toole, from Long Beach, Calif., and Kaelberer, from Bismarck, N.D., were in Bemidji to celebrate a birthday and participate in the marathon. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLUE OX: Friends compete and win full marathon, 26K Lake Loop
October 14, 2017 - 7:26pm
Brock Tesdahl, who placed first in the Blue Ox Marathon, crosses the finish line of the race at the Sanford Center on Saturday in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLUE OX: BSU alum Tesdahl takes back Blue Ox title
October 14, 2017 - 7:23pm
October 13, 2017
Blue Ox Marathon weekend is underway in Bemidji and kicked off with the 1/2K Kids Fun Run on Friday near the Sanford Center. A 1K Kids Fun Run was also held along with the 5K and 10K races on Friday evening. Events continue at 9 a.m. today with the Bemidji Blue Ox Full Marathon, the 26K Lake Loop and the Half-Marathon. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Blue skies for Blue Ox!
October 13, 2017 - 9:03pm
October 11, 2017
Blue Ox back this weekend: Spots still open for some races
October 11, 2017 - 4:41pm
September 30, 2017
In Bemidji, October means marathon: Registration still open for Blue Ox
September 30, 2017 - 7:06pm
September 10, 2017
Boys and Girls Club forms running team for marathon
September 10, 2017 - 6:45am
October 8, 2016
Runners take off from the start of the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon at the Sanford Center on Saturday in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Blue Ox Marathon: Photo Gallery and Top 10 results
October 8, 2016 - 7:05pm
October 7, 2016
Runners in the Bemidji Blue Ox 10K head down Lake Boulevard Northeast during the race on Friday in Bemidji. The full marathon, half marathon and 26K start at 9 a.m. today at the Sanford Center. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Ready to Run: Blue Ox Marathon events start
October 7, 2016 - 6:44pm
October 6, 2016
Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon weekend begins Friday
October 6, 2016 - 5:04pm
October 2, 2016
COMMUNITY: Blue Ox runs just days away
October 2, 2016 - 7:00am
January 13, 2016
EVENTS: Registration still open for Saturday’s chilly Polar Challenge
January 13, 2016 - 5:55pm
October 10, 2015
Runners head down the Paul Bunyan State Trail toward Lake Bemidji State Park during the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon races on Saturday. The races had 574 runners participate. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Beautiful day for the Blue Ox: (Photo gallery, video)
October 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
October 9, 2015
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. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Race weekend arrives
October 9, 2015 - 6:16pm
randomness