Race location: Lake Snelling | Fort Snelling State Park (Post Road Enterance off of Hwy. 5)
FANS (USATF certified) race course is a 2.14 mile loop around Lake Snelling with one gradual incline rising about 20 feet. Our course has (2) aid stations and a 2-room tent available to stash bags and change clothes for those not wanting to set up a tent in our tent city.
With a scenic loop course, a personal lap counter, and an aid station every mile, FANS is the perfect race to for your first ultra or shooting for an ultra distance PR.
News, Updates, & Cool Stuff
This year, FANS 2018 will feature custom race metals
FANS Online Donations & Tracking Participant Donations to Date: Use the links below to submit a donation for a race participant or track donations by participant raised to date.
Back again for 2018 and handmade by longtime FANS runner, multiple winner of the 24hr & 12hr races, race volunteer, artist, and one of the coolest guys you'll ever meet, Danny Ripka.
Every year Danny creates mugs with a one-of-a-kind style, customized for each year's race.
Ordering: 1. You can purchase in the FANS Race store and we'll hold mugs for you to pickup on race weekend.
2. Danny will typically will have a table at Packet Pickup / Pasta Party on Friday evening offering mugs for sale.
3. Danny will typically have a table across from the Timing Test offering mugs for sale.
Mug pickup: Online ordered Mug Pick-up will be at Friday evening's Packet Pick-up/Pasta Party or on Race Day near the Timing Tent!
Mugs are dishwasher safe
FANS All-Time Mileage for every race year
This spreadsheet allows you to review race mileage by participant for every year and total miles accumulated.
Note: Due to accumulating race miles by participant dating back to 1990, this database is too large to specify yearly totals. In order to view yearly totals, simply download the excel spreadsheet and open on your computer.