Forum staff reports, Published May 09 2013
Special needs children welcome at marathon's youth runFARGO – The Fargo Marathon has partnered with Pediatric Therapy Partners to promote increased participation for children with special needs in its Youth Run on May 16 at the Fargodome.
Children are invited to participate in either the half-mile race at 6:30 p.m. or a one-mile race at 7 p.m.
In addition to therapists and volunteers being available on race day, each registered child will be able to have an adult accompany them during the race at no cost.
The Youth Run is open to children of all abilities up to age 12. The cost to register is $10 per child.
For more information or to register online, log on to www.FargoMarathon.com. Participants also will be able to register in person from noon to 5:30 p.m. on race day.