Run New Prague - Saturday, May 5, 2018
Half Marathon • 10K • 5K • Kids Fun Run
Join us on May 5, 2018 for a great day of running, eating, shopping and having fun! It's the 33rd Annual New Prague Half Marathon.
(Note: This race is held in New Prague, MN USA; not Prague, Czech Republic)
What to expect in 2018:
1.) Second annual post race party!
2.) NEW finisher medals! Photo coming soon.
3.) Gopher State Events Race Series! Run one race in each of the three events and receive a Gopher State Events shoulder bag. Age-graded scoring with prize money to the top 10% of the "field" (people who run at least two of the half-marathons) by combining each person's top two half-marathon times in the series (creating a "broken" marathon time). Age-graded scoring is gender and age independent.
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Plan to stay for the day after the run for a post race party and to enjoy all of New Prague's restaurants, bars, boutiques and shops.
Packet pick-up will take place on Friday, May 4 at the Memorial Park Concession Stand (400 Lexington Ave South) from 2:00 - 7:00 PM. Packet pick-up resumes in Memorial Park on Saturday, May 5 at 6:30 AM.
33rd Annual Half Marathon - 8:00 AM
10K - 8:15 AM (Starting line on 10th Ave SE) *About 1/2 mile walking distance. Give yourself plently of time to walk from Memorial Park to start line.
5K - 8:30 AM (Starting line near the Community Pool) *A couple blocks from Memorial Park
Kids Fun Run - 9:30 AM - Please start lining kids up 15 mins prior in front of the log cabin in Memorial Park. Half mile runners will begin first with one loop around the park. 1 mile runners will begin once half milers have crossed the finish line.
We are excited to be working with Gopher State Events for our timing company again in 2018!
Gopher State Events has all of this to offer to our runners:
- Individual results emails sent almost instantly.
- Results Online as the event unfolds.
- Finish Line Pix online that day.
- Finish Line Videos online within a week.
- Pre-race reminder emails sent day before.
- Accurate, awards-ready results on demand..
- Electronic results display during the race.
- Electronic Announcer's Portal.
- Automatically scored Race Series