Event Schedule for Sat., Aug. 9:
Check in and registration: 7:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
10K Run: 8:00 a.m.
Kids run: 9:15 a.m.
5K Run/Walk: 9:30 a.m.
We are so grateful for all of you sharing your Saturday morning with us to make a difference for individuals with Muscular Dystrophy. This event has been put together to raise awareness and funds to help find a cure for Muscular Dystrophy. Thank you for your participation and support of this cause!
LOOK FOR THE TENTS AND BALLOONS (Parking Lot of Thomas Beach, west side of the Lake)
The Registration Tents will be set up near the Start and Finish Line. You will need to report there to pick up your race bib if you did not pick it up on Friday. You can also pick up your shirt here.
FRIDAY PACKET AND SHIRT PICK-UP
You can pick up your race bib and shirt on Friday, August 8th from 11:00AM - 6:00PM at Run N Fun Calhoun Village located at 3252 West Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55416.
RUNNING RULES & OTHER COURTESIES
Wheel chairs are welcome. Strollers are permitted (walking and running) as long as you are considerate to others on the course. Rollerblades are not permitted. Non-competitive runners and walkers should line up towards the back of the start to allow room for our competitive racers in the front.
10K RUN, 5K RUN/WALK & THE KIDS RUN
The 10K and 5K Run/Walk are chip-timed and travel counter-clockwise around the lake on Calhoun Parkway and Lake Street. The 10K and 5K start at Thomas Beach. Both finish just south of W. 36th St. The Kids Run will take place close to the start and finish line, finishing at the 5K/10K finish line.
FOOD & DRINK
Our sponsors have donated some great food. Bottled water will be available in the food tent as you finish your event, in addition to the finish line water station and the water station along the course.
SAME DAY REGISTRATIONS
Same Day Registration is open from 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM. The 10K event is $45 and the 5K is $40. Kids Run remains $10. (Cash or Visa accepted). Shirts are available on a first come basis as supplies last.
LOCATION & PARKING
36th Street & W. Calhoun Parkway, Minneapolis, MN 55410 (Put this address in Google maps). Calhoun Parkway will be closing at 7:30AM. Plan on arriving early. Your best option is to park somewhere in the neighborhoods on the southwest corner of the lake.
Be sure to check the prize board located by the Registration Tents for your bib number to see if you have won a door prize.