TEAMHOPE Races Past $100 K Goal in Grandma's Marathon

By KBJR News 1

June 27, 2013 Updated Jun 27, 2013 at 1:24 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - The TEAMHOPE running crew, which raises money for pancreatic cancer awareness and research, had an unprecedented turnout, say team leaders.

More than 170 runners raced for TEAMHOPE this year, and helped raise meet their $100,000 goal.

Representative Nancy Marian says participating was three times higher than last year.

The Park Point Beach Run 5K for Pancreatic Cancer will be held in September, in Duluth.