What: Twin Cities Marathon
When: Marathon begins at 8 a.m. and TCM 10-mile begins at 7 a.m.
Where: Begins at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, ends at state Capitol in St. Paul.
Notable: The 10-mile race is the U.S. championship.
Weather forecast: Mostly cloudy, slight chance of rain, morning temperatures in the 40s.
Marathon prize money: $59,000. Winners get $10,000 each.
Marathon course records: Men, Phil Coppess, 1985, 2 hours, 10 minutes, 5 seconds. Women, Zinaida Semenova, 2001, and Irina Permitina, 2004, 2:26:51.
Marathon favorites: Men, Kenyans Dominic Ondoro (pr 2:08:00), Abraham Chelanga (2:08:43) and Elisha Barno (2:10:38). Women, Kenyans Sarah Kiptoo (pr 2:26:31), Doreen Kitaka (2:30:21), Edna Kimaiyo (2:31:35).
2014 marathon winners: Tyler Pennel, Blowing Rock, N.C., 2:13:32. Esther Erb, Richmond, Va., 2:34:00.
Marathon entrants: 11,473.