Forum staff reports, Published May 18 2012
Tonight's Fargo 5K nearing goal of 10,000 participantsFARGO – The Fargo 5K is nearing its goal of 10,000 participants.
Fargo Marathon director Mark Knutson said there were 9,150 signed up at news conference this morning.
“We still have a few hours to do it,” Knutson said. “We’re almost there.”
Registration for the race closes at 5 p.m. The Fargo 5K is scheduled to start at 6:30 p.m.
Whether or not the goal is reached, “it’s going to be a big race,” Knutson said.
Knutson said the overall total for all races was around 24,400 participants.