Brigham Young University professor and Deseret News columnist and author Garth Fisher will be the featured speaker at a pasta dinner the night before the Deseret News/
Granite Furniture Marathon and 10K race. The event will begin at 5 p.m. at the Gallivan Plaza in downtown Salt Lake City. Fisher's presentation will be on "The Three Determinants of Performance." He will also answer questions from the audience. The dinner is for participants of the marathon and race.Runners can register for the race at the Deseret News, 30 E. 100 South, and all Granite Furniture stores until July 22. After that, registrations will be taken at the Marriott University Park Hotel, 480 Wakara Way. No registrations will be taken on the morning of the race.
Cost to enter the marathon is $25, and the 10K is $18 if registration is turned in before July 22. After that, cost of the marathon is $30 and the 10K is $25. For more details, call 468-2560.