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Join us January 28, 2017

It will be perfect weather … for the 32nd annual Securian Winter Run! Embrace the frozen tundra we call home, while enjoying the charm of St. Paul and magnificent Mississippi.

Choose your challenge

Half marathon, 10K or 5K. All courses are USATF certified. Plus, the half-marathon is an official Wave 1 qualifier for the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon and has been selected for the MDRA Grand Prix Series.

About the course

View routes for the half-marathon, 10K and 5K.

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About the event

All you need to know about registration fees, start times, race-day parking and more.

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Show your wild side

This year, there's an extra element of fun – a costume contest!

Dress up in your most creative costume, post a selfie to the Securian Winter Run event page on Facebook using #SWRcostumes and you might win $100! The runner-up prize is $50. 

Costumes will be judged on creativity, originality and wear-ability. You must be registered and your race bib and number must be visible in the photo. You must be at least 18 to enter. See the official contest rules for the details

Securian Winter Run, costumed runners
Securian Winter Run, costumed runner and bear mascot
Securian Winter Run, runners with feather boas

Warm up to cool swag

Both runners and spectators can keep toasty warm inside Securian Center before, during and after the event.

In addition, every runner will get:

  • Long-sleeve Brooks technical shirt
  • Collector mug
  • Virtual goodie bag
  • St. Paul Winter Carnival button and coupon book

Awards and age categories

Gift certificates for $10 off merchandise at Run N Fun running stores will be mailed to the top male and female finishers in the following age groups.

  • 16-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70+

Three reasons to sign up today

  • Egotism: Bragging rights for a polar contest lesser racers can only shudder at
  • Altruism: All proceeds benefit Saint Paul Festival and Heritage Foundation
  • Athleticism: The half marathon is a Wave 1 qualifier for the 2017 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon

View 2016 results

How did your competition do last year? View last year's results and be motivated!

See last year's race times


DOFU 10-2016