Schedule of events:
Friday September 15th:
Expo & packet pickup | noon – 9pm
Kids Sprints 5:00pm Harbor Drive-Free
Saturday September 16th:
6:45am-Inline half marathon (Combined)
7:00am- Wheels Off half marathon RUN
8:45am-Full inline marathon
4:00pm-Inline awards-Grandma’s Sports Garden
|2017 Registration Prices|
|Inline Marathon – Elite||Inline Marathon||Rollerski Marathon||Inline Half Marathon||Combined – 39.3|
|Through May 31||$119||$79||$79||$69||$119|
The Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) is located on the Duluth Waterfront, exit 256b from I-35. The address is 350 Harbor Drive. From the South take I-35 north and exit at Lake Ave. & 5th Ave. West (exit 256B), at the stoplight turn right, take the next immediate right down to Railroad Street, turn right onto Railroad Street then right into the DECC parking lot. From the North use Lake Ave. (exit 256B), at the stoplight turn left onto Canal Park Drive, immediately get into the right lane and turn right onto Railroad Street. After driving under skywalk turn left into DECC parking lot.
Friday and Saturday daily parking at the DECC is available for a $5 fee. The DECC also offers overnight parking for single vehicles ($10/night) & RV’s (electric hook-up ($35) or non-electric sites ($25)). More information is available at www.decc.org or by calling (218) 722-5573, ext.283. There is some free parking in the area however, it is limited. No parking will be available at the start area! All participants, other than those staying in Two Harbors, are strongly urged to take the shuttle buses to the start line.
Race packet pickup Friday
Friday, September 15th | noon – 9pm
Pioneer Hall at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC)
350 Harbor Drive | Duluth, MN
All participants must show a photo ID to pick up their race packet, please make every effort to pick up your own packet.
Note: Daily parking in the DECC lot costs $5.00. Inline kids sprints starting at 5:00pm on Friday on Harbor Drive so expect traffic delays.
If you are not able to pick your packet up in person, you have a few options:
You may have someone else pick up your packet for you if you have in writing permission along with their confirmation email registration.
For late comers, race packet pickup also available on Saturday morning in the parking garage at the bus loading area from 5:00am to 8:30am, located on Railroad St.
For $25 (within the United States) you can have your packet mailed to you prior to the race. Please send a check with a note including the address where you want your packet mailed to: NorthShore Inline Marathon, 525 Lake Ave S., Duluth, MN 55802. All requests for this service must be in by September 1, 2017.
Grandma’s Sports Garden Pasta Buffet
All you can eat pasta buffet Friday 3-9:00pm and Saturday 4-7:00pm during the awards ceremony.
Full bar and menu also available.
The 18th Annual Kids Sprints will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Friday Sept. 15th on Harbor Drive on the east side of the DECC. Registration starts at 4 p.m. The kids sprints are free to all kids 14 and under.
We need your help to make the events a success. Volunteers are needed on Friday, September 15th and Saturday, September 16th. Lend us a hand and get a great short sleeve volunteer T-shirt. Sign up!
Registration for September 15, 2018 NSIM EVENTS will be available at the Expo and on our website until Monday, September 18th at 11:59 PM CDT.