Brock Tesdahl, 25 of Hopkins, has once again taken first at the Run for the Lakes Marathon, April 27 among 161 runners with a time of 2:38:26.

There were 20 minutes between Tesdahl and the next Marathon finisher. The first female marathon registrant to cross the line was first timer Megan Sauer os Lismore, Minnesota, with a time of 3:14:01.

Combined with the 5k, 10k, half marathon and relay there were 966 racers. Jordan Roby of Wayzata was the first finisher for the men's 10k with 39:28 (which may be a course record) and Betsy Hills of Alexandria came in at 46:30.

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Run for the Lakes - April 27, 2018

11th annual Run for the Lakes - 5K

480 photos - Klick to view

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Run for the Lakes Marathon April 28

Run for the Lakes marathon, the half marathon and 10K

438 photos - Klick to view

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Jessy Prince, 37 of Bemidji won the men's half marathon for the second year in a row. Samantha VanWechel became the first women's finisher in the category with 1:30:13. The 5k April 26 was dominated by three teenagers from Pequot Lakes: Dawson Ackerman was less than a second faster than Jesse Clausen (both 14) with 20:15, Joel Carlton crossed only five seconds later. The women's 5k runner was 13-year-old Riley Fogarty with 21:38.