2018 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon and Medtronic TC 10 Mile

Join us!

Come cheer on Achieving Cures Together as our team runs the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon and Ten Mile race. We have a phenomenal group of athletes and individuals competing this year and we're excited for race day! Donate today to support the team and and we hope to see you following the race at Town and Country Club where we have an exceptional lineup of speakers.

Questions? Email us at info@achievingcurestogether.org

Scott

race event
10 Mile
race goal
Beat Jon Westerhaus
running history
Many memorable races from 5K to 103 Miles
favorite place to run
The 90 feet between first and second base
best running pump-up song
46 & 2
favorite part of running
Feeling like I just finished doing something really hard to do
post-run drink
Coors Light, with a Coors Light chaser

Mitch

race event
10 Mile
race goal
2.5 Hours
running history
Outside of conditioning for lacrosse in college, nothing. Not a big cardio guy...
favorite place to run
Lake Calhoun
best running pump-up song
Money for Nothing - Dire Straits
favorite part of running
post-run drink
Modist False Pattern

Aaron

race event
10 Mile
race goal
1 hour 15 minutes
running history
First Race Ever! Unless you count the punishment runs from being late to football practice....
favorite place to run
Lake Calhoun & surrounding lakes
best running pump-up song
Mr. Blue Sky
favorite part of running
The peace & time to think
post-run drink
All the Water

Brendan

race event
10 Mile
race goal
To finish
running history
favorite place to run
To the bar
best running pump-up song
Careless Whisper by Wham!
favorite part of running
Eating whatever I want after
post-run drink
Agua

Jeff

race event
10 Mile
race goal
80 Minutes
running history
5K in last October and wind sprints in high school
favorite place to run
in the country along side the horses because they push me to run faster.
best running pump-up song
till the last shots fired
favorite part of running
post-run drink
Post run drink is water or sprite.

Tim

race event
10 Mile
race goal
90 minutes
running history
Two marathons (Twin Cities Marathon 2008, Grandmas Marathon 2014), several 1/2 marathons & Twin Cities 10 mile races, and many 5/10Ks
favorite place to run
Lake Calhoun/Harriet trails
best running pump-up song
“Welcome to the Jungle” by GNR
favorite part of running
getting in a zone and feeling all the stress being left behind
post-run drink
Coors Light

Ricky

race event
Marathon
race goal
to finish!
running history
a lot of wind sprints over the years and recently one half marathon
favorite place to run
the chain of lakes in Minneapolis. Cedar lake is our favorite because it means we are almost home.
best running pump-up song
Avicii or anything with a fast beat.
favorite part of running
spending time with my wife
post-run drink
pedialyte

Ashley

race event
Marathon
race goal
to finish
running history
a recent half marathon as a part of training for twin cities, but before then nothing more than a 5k.
favorite place to run
the lakes in Minneapolis- our recent loop has been cedar, isles, Calhoun, and Harriet. It’s great people/dog watching.
best running pump-up song
right now it’s Anna Sun by walk the moon. I have to try hard not to dance though...
favorite part of running
trying to keep up with Ricky.
post-run drink
water, protein shake, wine. (In that order, not together)

Peter

race event
10 Mile
race goal
Finish in one piece
running history
Las Vegas Rock and Roll ½ marathon, LifeTime Triathlon
favorite place to run
Anywhere outside where there aren't stop lights
best running pump-up song
We Ready
favorite part of running
Waking up early, turning my mind off and working up a great big sweat. Then feeling thoroughly exhausted afterwards
post-run drink
Water, Gatorade and alcohol…in that order!

Jon

race event
10 Mile
race goal
1:30
running history
2015 Las Vegas Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon, 2016 Twin Cities Marathon and 2017 Twin Cities Marathon
favorite place to run
Bike trail near my house
best running pump-up song
Birds singing – I don't listen to music
favorite part of running
All the sights and sounds of nature
post-run drink
Scotch