RACE INFORMATION
choose your race distance
 
1k

Enjoy a beautiful Walk along the root river parkway with family and friends before the party starts!

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0.62 miles
5k

Let's do this! Run or Walk at your own pace - enjoy the beautiful route and get ready to party after you're finished!

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3.1 miles
10k

Push yourself as you Run along the beautiful root river parkway. The course is fast and the party is rocking!

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6.2 miles

• Participants can run or walk either the 1k or 5k option. The 10k distance is a run only event. 
• Please note, the 1k is NOT a chip timed event. 

participant gifts
 

All participants will receive the following gifts:
  1. 2019 Commemorative t-shirt

  2. Commemorative finishers medal

  3. Live music at the party!

  4. One free drink voucher

  5. Free participant photos

  6. Chip timed race results (5k / 10k only)

OVERALL FINISHERS:
The top three overall male and female finishers in the 5k and 10k will be awarded with a commemorative Faster than my Pastor plaque. 

FASTEST CHURCH AWARD:

We're taking the top five fastest runners from each church to find out which church is the "fastest church" competing. The top five finish times from each church will be added up at the end of the race. The fastest church awards will be handed out at the post race party - make sure you stick around! The top three fastest churches will receive an award. 

FASTEST ORGANIZATION AWARD:

We're taking the top five fastest runners from each organization to find out which group is the "fastest organization" out of them all. The top five finish times from each organization will be added up at the end of the race. The top three fastest organizations will receive their awards at the post race party - make sure you stick around!

FASTEST PASTOR AWARD:

Alright Pastors, it's time to lace up some running shoes and get training! We want to know who is the fastest Pastor! The top three fastest Pastors will receive an award during the post race party!

Please make sure you check the "yes" box during registration when asked if you are a pastor. 

registration
 

Online registration closes on August 12th, 2019.
* Please register by August 1st, 2019 to be guaranteed your race t-shirt.

1k Walk • Registration Cost:
  $20   March 1st - March 31st
  $25   April 1st - May 31st

  $30   June 1st - August 12th

  $30   Race Day Registration

Click here to register online.

5k / 10k • Registration Cost:
  $30   March 1st - March 31st
  $35   April 1st - May 31st

  $40   June 1st - August 12th

  $40   Race Day Registration

race location
 

Martin Luther High School
5201 S. 76th St.
Greendale, WI 53129

google maps

schedule of events
 

DATE

8/14/19

8/14/19

8/14/19

8/15/19

8/15/19

8/15/19

8/15/19

8/15/19

8/15/19

8/15/19

TIME

3:00pm

7:00pm

7:15pm

3:00pm

6:00pm

6:10pm

6:15pm

6:30pm

8:00pm

8:15pm

DESCRIPTION

Packet pickup opens

Packet pickup closes

Volunteer meeting

Packet pickup opens

Packet pickup closes

Opening Ceremonies

RACE START! (all distances)

PARTY TIME! - band, food, fellowship

Awards ceremony

Band continues playing, food, fellowship

LOCATION

Martin Luther HS

Martin Luther HS

Martin Luther HS

Martin Luther HS

Martin Luther HS

Start / Finish Line

Root River Pkwy

Martin Luther HS

Martin Luther HS

Martin Luther HS

course information
 

All races feature a flat out and back course on the beautiful Root River Parkway.

1k Course Details
  Course Map
  Elevation Chart

5k Course Details
  Course Map
  Elevation Chart


10k Course Details
  Course Map
  Elevation Chart

packet pickup
 

Packet pickup is where participants have the opportunity. to collect necessary items for their race. At packet pickup, you'll be given things like your race bib number, timing chip, participant shirt, free drink voucher and other flyer and promotional materials inside your goodie bag. It's important you plan to arrive at packet pickup at least one hour before the start of the event. 

We have packet pickup options the day before the race as well as on race day. If you are picking up your packet on race day, please plan on arriving to the race at least one hour before the start of your event.

Wednesday, August 14th

When • 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Where • Martin Luther High School

Thursday, August 15th

When • 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Where • Martin Luther High School
• please arrive one hour before the start of the race to allow for parking and packet pickup.

Directions to Martin Luther High School