Saturday, May 6, 2017

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half marathon

The Half Marathon begins in Memorial Park at 8:00 AM. This is our 32nd Annual Half Marathon.  We're proud of our traditions in New Prague.  This race has a professional Pace Team pacing it, so be sure to find information at packet pick-up regarding the pacers.  They will help you achieve your goals!  

Also, the New Prague Half Marathon is USATF Certified!

The top 3 finishers in the half marathon will receive a place medal. We do 5 year age groupings. 

10k

The 10K race begins at 8:15 AM about a 1/2 mile from Memorial Park on 10th Street SE.  Make sure to give yourself plenty of time to walk to the start line from Memorial Park (about 15 extra minutes). Packet pick-up and same-day registration are available in Memorial Park the day of the race.  A portion of the race is run on gravel, so please be aware of a change in the course. 

The top 3 finsihers in the 10K will reveive a place medal. We do 5 year age groupings.

5k

The 5K race begins at 8:30 AM near the Community Pool.  Packet pick-up and same-day registration are available in Memorial Park the day of the race.  The starting line is a short walk (5 minutes) from the Park.

The top three finishers of the 5K in the following age groupings will receive medals:  12-under, 13-15, 16 -18. 

kids fun run

The Kids Fun Run is two separate distances.  Kids can run a half-mile loop or two laps for a one-mile loop of Memorial Park. The Kids Fun Run takes place at 9:30 AM in Memorial Park, with kids lining up 15 minutes prior near the log cabin.

Adults can run along with their child(ren), or cheer them on from the sidelines.  Only paid registrants will receive a t-shirt.