2017 Run for the Trails

2017 Run for the Trails
Event on 2017-06-24 07:30:00
3rd Annual Oconto Falls Area Chamber of Commerce Run for the Trails *13.1 mile half marathon*   *10K Run*   *5K Run/Walk*    *1/4 mile fun run/walk* Join us Sat. June 24 for the 3rd annual Run for the Trails. Proceeds from this event go to the Run for the Trails fund which will be used to create & maintain a recreational trail system throughout the Oconto Falls area. Events include a timed Half Marathon run, 10K run, 5k run or walk through beautiful Oconto Falls. The course will be well marked, well supported and most of all fun! There is also a 1/4 mile fun run around the ST Paper Stadium track, led by a costumed line-up of mascots! *Find a Path*   *Take a Breath*   *And Go* Event Overview: The Half Marathon and 10k are timed runs that will take you through residential streets, scenic, wooded trails with varying terrain and well groomed.  The 5k is a timed run or walk that will wind through the residential streets of our city. The family friendly 1/4 mile fun run/walk will not be timed and will take place on the new track at ST Paper Stadium at Oconto Falls High School. This fun run/walk with be led by and awesome team of mascots; Buckle Bear, Sparky the Fire Dog, Smoky the Bear, Click-It Cricket, Vince & Larry the Crash Test Dummies, Scruff McGruff and of course the Oconto Falls Panther just to name a few!  Fri. June 23 there will be packet pick-up available at the east side beach pavilion just before The Cougars Band takes the stage as part of the Music on the Beach series of monthly free summer concerts presented by the Oconto Falls Area Chamber of Commerce. The Cougars play 6-9 pm and packet pick-up is available 4-7 pm. Sat. June 24 is also the Oconto County Health and Safety Fair held on the Oconto Falls Elementary School grounds right next to the run finish from 9am – 1pm. Adult participants will receive an extra ticket to enter the drawing for a FitBit and other prizes and the Fun Run participants will receive an extra entry into the kid bike giveaways that will take place at the Health & Safety Fair! Featured at the Health & Safety Fair will be many vendors, talks from Packer trainer, live demonstrations, jaws of life, Eagle III helicopter, fire truck and ambulance, runner/athlete information for students and adults, health and safety exhibits, food and refreshments, bike giveaways and drawings for health and wellness items, don't miss it! Fun for the entire family!      Included in your registration: Half Marathon, 10k & 5k participants receive a custom Run for the Trails soft-blend, quality t-shirt, entry into a drawing for the FitBit to be drawn at the Health & Safety Fair at the Oconto Falls Elementary School. Age/Gender group and overall awards eligible. 1/4 mile fun run/walk receive receive a custom Run for the Trails t-shirt, entry into a drawing for kids bike giveaways to be drawn at the Health & Safety Fair at the Oconto Falls Elementary School and goody bag. Finishers ribbon. Details:  Packet Pick-up Fri. June 23: 4:00-7:00 pm at the east side beach pavilion, Oconto Falls The Cougars Band concert, east side beach – 6:00-9:00 pm, free admission! Sat. June 24: 6:00 am-7:15 am at ST Paper Stadium, Oconto Falls High School Event Schedule Sat. June 24: Half Marathon, 10K & 5K Timed Event – 7:30 am start 10K & 5K Awards – appx. 9:00 am, Half Marathon awards – appx. 10:15 1/4 mile fun run/walk – 9:15 am start (apprx – to follow 10k/5k awards) Oconto County Health & Safety Fair – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, Oconto Falls Elementary School Other details: Water stops approximately every 1.5 miles for the Half Marathon, 10k and 5k and water at the start/finish for the 1/4 mile run/walk T-shirts are ONLY guaranteed to those that pre-register. Same day registrants are not guaranteed a shirt. Age/Gender group awards will be presented to the top 3 in each age/gender division and Overall Male and Overall Female winners will be awarded. (Awards: Men 18 & under, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-50, 51-60, 61 & over. Women 18 & under, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-50, 51-60, 61 & over. Overall Male. Overall Female). Download and print a paper form if you are unable to register online: Click here.      Course Maps:  Half Marathon 10K Run 5K Run/Walk  Do you have a business or work for a company that you think would like to sponsor this event and help to fund a recreational trail system in Oconto Falls for our community and visitors to enjoy for years to come? Help spread the love of the great outdoors in Oconto County by supporting the creation of this trail system. Sponsor this event by contacting Ann Senn at annsennhome@yahoo.com or 920-373-6705.  SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS!                The Hair Designers Salon & Tanning               Eslien Law Offices                                                                    

at Oconto Falls PAC
210 N Farm Rd
Oconto Falls, United States

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