Run to Cure Diabetes

 Travis  Jeff with family @ TC Marathon 2012

We are the JDRF Trailblazers, a running club formed by the JDRF MinnDakotas chapter. Our goal is to raise funds to treat, prevent and cure type 1 diabetes while supporting each other in our running endeavors. We are open to runners of all levels!

We are excited to announce that JDRF MinnDakotas has become an 5k10k 2013official charity for races of all distances during Fargo Marathon Weekend, May 8 – 10, 2014!This is a wonderful opportunity for us to raise funds for a cure and be among 24,000 runners to let them know why we run: to find a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D).

Join Team JDRF today and get started on your fitness and fundraising goals!

Not into marathons? No problem! You can sign up to fundraise for any of these races during the Fargo Marathon Weekend:

Get all the details about Fargo Marathon Weekend

Every runner who raises at least $200 gets a JDRF Challenge shirt!


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Other upcoming races for Team JDRF:

Grandma’s Marathon, June 9, Duluth, MN. Join Team JDRF for this event!

Torchlight 5K, July 23 in beautiful downtown Minneapolis. This fun race follows the Aquatennial Parade route. Run along the crowds to show off your JDRF shirt! Join Team JDRF for this event!

Races of varying distances over the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend, October 3 – 5.     Join Team JDRF for this event!

Questions? Contact Tauni Howes at or 952-236-3457.