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Northwestern All School Reunion 5K
Walk | 5k
The 5k run/walk will start at 8:00am near the Northville Community Building.

A free kids run will follow the race.

Entry Fees
Registration: $25
High School Student and under: $15
Family Rate: $35 -Includes 2 shirts-
Additional Shirts $15

Click on 'Download' below for a printable registration form.
Community Center, Northville, SD | Get a map | Download Info
Saturday, July 2, 8:00 AM
Contact
Kris
kris@nvc.net
605-290-3833
Beef and Eggs 5k
5k
This race offers a fast, shaded, USATF certified course that starts and finishes near downtown at the Brookings County Courthouse, snakes through downtown and residential Brookings, including passes near Pioneer Park’s Summer Arts Festival, the children’s museum, and through Hillcrest Park. The course is well marked with very light traffic. Entry fee includes a t-shirt, entry for door prizes, age group medals to the top three, and a Beef & Eggs breakfast! Run for Beef & Eggs offers over $1,200 in cash prizes for the top three males and females in hopes of bringing the best competition from around the area. The race also encourages novice runners and walkers to come out and enjoy the morning while getting fit and, of course, some breakfast!

5K RACE START: 8:00am

FREE KIDS FUN RUN: 9:00am (12 and under)…registration will take place shortly after the 5k is completed.

PACKET PICK-UP will be held at Top 10 Sports Shop, 1080 22nd Ave S, Brookings, SD 57006 on Friday evening from 5-7pm. You can also register at that time if you have not already registered.

RACE DAY REGISTRATION AND PACKET PICK-UP will be located one block north of the finish line at the 5th St. Gym from 7-7:30am. Use west entrances facing the children’s museum. Pre-registration is highly encouraged.

ONLINE REGISTRATION is located at imATHLETE (http://www.imathlete.com/events/EventDetails.aspx?fEID=36875)
$20 through June 30
$25 July 1 through 6
$30 July 7 through Race Day

PRIZE MONEY:
1st Male and Female - $300
2nd Male and Female - $200
3rd Male and Female - $100
Course Record Bonus - $100

AGE GROUP AWARDS to the top 3…
17 and Under
18-24
25-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-69
70+
PAST CHAMPIONS, TOP 10 ALL-TIME PERFORMANCES and TOP 10 ALL TIME PERFORMERS here…

COURSE MAP is here (http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/410402432). Starting line is located one block East of the finish line/courthouse on 3rd St. NE. Race will run clockwise through downtown Brookings. Runners will then pass near the finish line/courthouse on 4th St. at mile 1, before continuing East on 5th St. through Hillcrest Park, where they will climb a gradual uphill section, before coasting down the last half mile heading West on 3rd st. to the finish.


RACE DIRECTORS:
Kevin Bjerke
(701) 361-9782
kevin.bjerke@northern.edu

Ryan Egeberg
(605) 690-0513
ryan.egeberg@gmail.com
Brookings County Courthouse, Brookings, SD | Get a map | Website
Saturday, July 9, 8:00 AM
Contact
Waubay Fun Fest 5K Run/2 mile Walk
Walk | 5k
Races start and end at First Savings Bank Waubay
7:30 a.m. • Registration Begins
8 a.m. • 2-Mile Fun Walk
8 a.m. • 5K Fun Run

Registration fee for each event is $20
Registering on day of run is $25
Children ages 14 and younger are free or $10 for a T-shirt

Click on 'Download' below for printable pre-registration form

To be guaranteed a T-Shirt the Registration form and payment must be received by Tuesday, July 5th.

First Savings Bank Waubay, Waubay, SD | Get a map | Download Info
Saturday, July 16, 8:00 AM
Contact
Jason Bickel
Jason.Bickel@FirstSavingsBanks.com
605-492-3621
Elk Nation 5K
5k
Saturday, July 16th, 2016
Start and Finish at Elkton School Athletic Complex
Race(s) will start at 8:30 am.

Click on 'Website' below for printable registration form and more details..

Cost: $15 if pre-registered by July 10th, 2016
$20 after July 12th (Race Day registration will be available from 7:45 to 8:15 am)

Medals/Awards: Top 3 finishers Male/Female in Each Age Group for 5K
Age Groups: 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and up

All Participants will receive an official race shirt.

Return completed entry form to:
Mark Harming
Elk Nation 5K
700 Antelope St.
Elkton, SD 57026
Elkton School Athletic Complex, Elkton, SD | Get a map | Website
Saturday, July 16, 8:30 AM
Contact


2016 Junior Achievement 5K Bacon Run
Walk | 5k | Other
WHAT: 5K or 0.5K “fun run”
WHERE: Pounders, 1702 6th Ave. SE in Aberdeen
WHEN: 8am on Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 – runners sign in at 7:30am!
New this Year! PACKET PICK-UP NIGHT: Friday, July 22nd at 6pm

Click on 'Download' below for printable registration form.

WHY: to support Junior Achievement of Aberdeen & Warner
REGISTRATION: $25 in advance, $30 the day of the event
T-SHIRTS: guaranteed for participants who register by July 5th
AT THE FINISH LINE: ALL THE BACON YOU CAN EAT!
• Free Bacon Bloody Mary for participants over 21
• Free pop and water, too!
Pounders, Aberdeen, SD | Get a map | Download Info
Saturday, July 23, 8:00 AM
Contact
Jessica Rehder
jessica@Aberdeen-chamber.com
605-225-2860
15th Annual Aberdeen Family YMCA BULL RU
Walk | 5k | 10k | Marathon
July 30, 2016

Registration starts: Tuesday, May 31
Click on 'Website' below for registration on the Family YMCA website.

˝ Marathon, 10K, 5K

Fun Walk, Munchkin Run

1st event begins at 7:00 am

The Y: We’re for Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility…

Aberdeen Family YMCA , Aberdeen, SD | Get a map | Website
Saturday, July 30, 7:00 AM
Contact
Terrill Meier
tmeier@aberdeenymca.org
605.225.4910 ext. 10
Do It In The Woods 5K/10K
5k | 10k | Other
Save the Date!!!

More info soon!
Richmond Lake, Aberdeen, SD | Get a map
Saturday, August 6, 8:00 AM
Contact
Black Hills Veteran March and Marathon
Walk | Marathon | Other
The Black Hills Veteran March and Marathon is a way to honor the sacrifices of the nation's service men and women. The 26.2 mile March takes place in the picturesque Black Hills National Forest on the Mickelson Trail.
Saturday, September 17th, 2016 Deadwood, South Dakota

Click on 'Website' below for more info and registration.
Deadwood, SD | Get a map | Website
Saturday, September 17, 8:00 AM
Contact
Ben Lamp
Benjamin.g.lamp.mil@mail.mil
605-357-2932
Black Hills Veteran March
Walk | Marathon | Other
Black Hills Veteran March and Marathon

The Black Hills Veteran March and Marathon is a way to honor the sacrifices of the nation's service men and women. The 26.2 mile March takes place in the picturesque Black Hills National Forest on the Mickelson Trail.


MARCH DAY
Saturday, 17 September 2016
Rochford SD

◾To get to Rochford, from Deadwood take 385 South to 256 to 17.
◾Full march buses depart from Rodeo grounds at 7:00 a.m. Mini-March bus will depart from fairgrounds at 9:15a.m.
◾No registration or packet pickup available on March Day!

Click on 'Website' below for registration and more details.

AWARDS

◾An awards ceremony will begin at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 17 at the Deadwood Rodeo Grounds.
◾Trophies will be awarded to the first place finisher in each category.
◾To be included in the awards ceremony, participants must finish by 4:00 p.m.
Rodeo grounds, Rochford, SD | Get a map | Website
Saturday, September 17, 11:00 AM
Contact
Ben Lamp
Benjamin.g.lamp.mil@mail.mil
605-357-2932
Gypsy Days Steps for Shep 5k
5k
When: Saturday, October 1st, 2016
Registration 7:00-7:30am, Race and Walk begin at 8:00am

Where: Registration and start will take place at Northern State University Barnett Center...1200 South Jay Street, Aberdeen, South Dakota

Registration: Free entry to NSU Students with valid ID ($10 for t-shirt)
$20 for both 5k and 1 mile
Download a registration form at the link or pick one up at the Barnett Center

Mail to: Kevin Bjerke, 1200 South Jay Street, Aberdeen, SD 57401
Mailed entries must be postmarked by the Monday before the race. Pre-registration is encouraged.
Entry fee includes t-shirt and entry for door prizes and awards.
Refreshments will be provided after the race.

All proceeds will go towards the Jason Shephard Memorial Scholarship Fund to benefit an NSU track and cross country student-athlete majoring in Health and Physical Education. Jason Kyle Shephard was born May 30, 1983, in Cavalier, N.D. to Kyle and Carol (Herman) Shephard. He grew up and attended school in Cavalier, graduation from Cavalier High School in 2002. While at CHS, he was active in FBLA and was a member of the track and cross country teams. Jason was named the East Region Senior Athlete of the Year in cross country. He then attended Northern State University in Aberdeen, and was serving an internship with Daktronics at the time of his death. During his college days, he was active in many campus organizations, including Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Young Republicans Club. He was honored as the most improved cross country runner his sophomore season at NSU and was also a member of the track and field team.

Start is located on State Street next to the Barnett Center and will loop around the BC through campus onto Kline St. Runners will then follow Kline to 7th ave. N, turn left, and enter the parade route on Main Street. Follow Main Street southbound to the Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce (just before 6th avenue south). One mile walk will cut through the Barnett Center parking lot and through campus to 12th Ave. S (watch for runners!) and then west to Main Street and straight up Main to the Chamber.

The finish line is 1 mile from the start, but we will provide shuttle rides back to the Barnett Center if desired! Otherwise just stick around the finish line for a prime location to watch the parade, enjoy free hot chocolate/coffee, and we will bring your sweats to the finish line for you. In event of bad or very cold weather, awards and results will be held at the First United Methodist Church gymnasium.
Barnett Center, Aberdeen, SD | Get a map | Website
Saturday, October 1, 8:00 AM
Contact

Road Races

Walk | 5k
Saturday, July 2, 8:00 AM
5k
Saturday, July 9, 8:00 AM
Walk | 5k
Saturday, July 16, 8:00 AM
5k
Saturday, July 16, 8:30 AM
Walk | 5k | Other
Saturday, July 23, 8:00 AM

Group Runs

We meet at the NW corner of Kessler's parking lot. Saturday runs are usually 5 to 8 miles. Pace varies.
Saturday, July 2, 6:00 AM
We meet at the NW corner of Kessler's parking lot. NORMALLY, we do 5 mile laps throughout beautiful Aberdeen – start 7 am. Some runners start early (6 am) and return by 7 am and will join the 7 am group. Please email for early start times. If 5 miles is too far, there are several short cuts available. Pace varies and we invite runners of all ability levels. No one is left behind. We can run with anyone unless you run faster than we can.
Sunday, July 3, 7:00 AM
We meet at the NW corner of Kessler's parking lot. 5 mile run around beautiful Aberdeen – 2 routes, one to the north and one to the south. Pace varies, usually 8:00 to 8:30 per mile.
Tuesday, July 5, 6:00 AM
We meet at the NW corner of Kessler's parking lot. We do 5 mile laps throughout beautiful Aberdeen – start 6 am. Some runners start early and return by 6 am and will join the 6 am group. Please email for early start times. If 5 miles is too far, there are several short cuts available. Pace varies and we invite runners of all ability levels. No one is left behind. We can run with anyone unless you run faster than we can.
Thursday, July 7, 6:00 AM
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