The 2022 Fargo Marathon in Fargo, North Dakota will take place this weekend. The full Fargo Marathon will begin at 8:10 a.m. ET on Saturday, May 21. This race is a qualification for the Boston Marathon. This is the 18th edition of this event and it begins and ends inside the FargoDome.
The race will begin at 8:10 a.m. ET. Fargo is in the central time zone, so if you’re local it would be 7:10 CT.
How to watch
The only way to watch this marathon will be in person. Luckily, there will be over 50 musical acts lining the track to entertain spectators. If you want to follow individual runners, you can use this link.
Map of the course
The race will start and end inside the FargoDome, and it’s being billed as a “26.2-mile party like no other.”
A route map is available here.
At AccuWeather, the forecast looks good but fresh for race day. The top is 48 degrees with the bottom 35 degrees. The weather description is “cold with clouds and sunshine”. There is a 25% chance of rain.
The prize money for the 2022 event has not been established. In past years, winners have split a pot of $8,800.
Who won the last race?
The fastest male runner in 2021 was Mark Messmer, who won the race in 2:21:01. Heidi Bock was the fastest competitor and she finished in 2:58:28.