50 STATES MARATHON TOUR: MINNESOTA (5/50)

2011 MINNEAPOLIS MARATHON: 3:32:06 (2011-06-05)


Photos:
https://www.facebook.com/730374053784599/photos/?tab=album&album_id=730939670394704

Race report:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/minneapolis-marathon-minnesota-2011-06-05/


Minneapolis Marathon Website:
http://www.minneapolismarathon.com


MINNESOTA, USA

State capital: St. Paul (295,00)

State population: 5,2 million (Minneapolis 401,000)

State nickname: North Star State

State bird: Common Loon

State motto:

The Star of the North

Famous people from Minnesota:

Bob Dylan (singer), Judy Garland (singer, actress), Jean Paul Getty (oil executive), Jessica Lange (actress), Sinclair Lewis (author), Roger Maris (baseball), Prince Rogers Nelson (singer), Winona Ryder (actress), Charles Monroe Schulz (cartoonist)

Fun facts about Minnesota:

Minneapolis has more golfers per capita than any other city in the country

More facts:

http://www.50states.com/facts/minn.htm#.U8PwnFZn7eY

Logistic:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g43323-Minneapolis_Minnesota-Vacations.html