The Deadwood Mickelson Trail Marathon expects 3000 participants in our weekend of events including: a 2-day Health and Fitness Expo, both a Full and a Half Marathon, a Marathon Relay, Kids Marathon, Fast 5K and kids 1K races.
As the largest sporting event in South Dakota, we are looking forward to another record breaking event weekend. In order to make the Deadwood Mickelson Trail Marathon a top US destination marathon, we need your help. Our organizing committee has already begun planning. Also, we can customize our sponsorship packages to meet your goals and objectives and to create maximum exposure for your company. Here is how your company can get involved:
We are always looking for other marketing opportunities including TV and print advertising and will ensure that sponsors will receive the maximum exposure available.
Sept-June: Promotional E-mails Past Participants Nationwide
Dec -April: Poster Distribution: Black Hills Area plus Regional (ND, SD, MN, IA, CO, WY, MT) and Nationally by mailing to past participants to distribute locally
Jan -April: Flyer Distribution 10.000 Black Hills Area plus Regional (ND, SD, MN, IA, CO, WY, MT) and Nationally by mailing to past participants to distribute locally
Oct. -June: Event Website Worldwide
June: Event Shirts 3000 Estimated 80% regional and 20% Nationwide
Another important benefit of becoming a sponsor is the association of your business or product with a positive, health related community event. Nationally, distance running has become one of the most popular pastimes for people of all ages and abilities. Marathon Participants reached almost half a million in 2008.
Contact us for more information, please contact Emily Wheeler at (605) 390-6137.