50 STATES MARATHON TOUR: NORTH DAKOTA (43/50)

2012 BISMARCK MARATHON: 4:05:30 (2012-09-15)


Photos:
https://www.facebook.com/730374053784599/photos/?tab=album&album_id=735543959934275

Race report:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/bismarck-marathon-north-dakota-2012-09-15/


Bismarck Marathon Website:
http://thebismarckmarathon.com

NORTH DAKOTA, USA

State capital: Bismarck

State population: 636,000 (Bismarck 67,000)

State nickname: The Peace Garden State

State bird: Western Meadowlark

State mammal: Nokota horse

State motto:

Liberty and Union, Now and Forever, One and Inseparable

Famous people from North Dakota:

Angie Dickinson (actress), Phyllis Frelich (actress), Peggy Lee (singer)

Fun facts about North Dakota:

The town of Rugby is the geographical center of North America. A rock obelisk about 15 feet tall, flanked by poles flying the United States and Canadian flags marks the location

More facts:

http://www.50states.com/facts/ndakota.htm#.U8QelVZn7eY

Logistic:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g49709-Bismarck_North_Dakota-Vacations.html