Vets Day 5K & 10K

Sat November 9, 2019 Menomonee Falls, WI US 53051 Directions
Events

5K

9:00AM CST

10K

9:00AM CST

Kids 1K

8:45AM CST
Description

The Vets Day 5K & 10K is part of the Wisconsin Chilly Willy Run Series. Join Silver Circle Sports Events for a super fast & flat 5K & 10K while helping to build mortgage free homes for Wisconsin Veterans with Operation Finally Home.

Race Week Info

Race Day Instructions | Course maps | Park map | Volunteer instructions  

We have gone paperless! Please bring an electronic copy of your receipt to packet pickup. You can find it in you RunSignUp profile or we will automatically email you one the day before the race.

Place
W220 N7884 Town Line Rd
Menomonee Park - Beach House
Menomonee Falls, WI US 53051
Courses

COURSE
The Vets Day 5K /10K is a fast and flat course held at Menomonee Park.  The 5K course is one lap and the 10K course is two laps. 

5K / 10K course map | park map.

Free Hot Chocolate Bar

Stop by our free hot chocolate bar after the race to warm up + the good folks from Brewfinity will be providing one free beer!

Tshirts

Everyone who is registered by noon Wednesday September 30th will be guaranteed a custom Vets Day 5K 7 10K shirt.  After that, shirts will be available while online supplies last. Any extra shirts will be distributed after the race on a first come, first served basis. About tshirts.

Schedule

8:00am Packet pickup
8:45am Kids 1K start
9:00am 5K / 10K start
10:00am 5K awards
10:15am 10K awards

Packet Pickup

We have gone paperless! Please bring an electronic copy of you receipt. We use it to sign you in and assign your bib number.

Friday, November 8th
Silver Circle Sports Event
2911 N. Dousman, Suite 3
Look for the four large garage doors. The entrance is adjacent to them.
Time noon - 6:00pm

Race Day

8-9am @ race site

Packet Pickup FAQs

Do I need a receipt? Yes bring an electronic copy.
Can I pick up another person’s packet?  Yes
Do I need an ID? No way
Can I register at packet pickup? Yep online
Do you accept cash, checks or credit cards? You betcha!

Free Kiddos 1K Run

Bring the kiddos out for a 1K.  It's free if a parent is running and all kiddos will get a finisher medal. The race is open to children of any age, but is intended for those under 10 years old and is usually shorter than a 1K. Parents are welcome to run with the kids if they are registered for the race. Sorry, no shirts for the kiddos.

Run for FREE + help build mortgage free houses for our Veterans

How, you ask?
Donate $50 and we will refund your Vets Day 5K/10K entry fee 
+ a match of $50 will be made to Operation Finally Home!

Donate $100 and we will refund your Vets Day 5K/10K entry fee 
+ a match of $100 will be made to Operation Finally Home!
Oh wait, there is more:
+ you get a free entry into the Operation Finally Home 5K on May 23, 2020.

At registration checkout, you will be given the option to share to Facebook that you've registered for a super fun event with SCSE! For every 3 people you get to register for the same event using your unique link, you'll get $10 back from your registration.

On your emailed registration receipt, there will be a registration link that you can forward to your friends to let them know they should join you on your next adventure! For every 3 friends you get to register for the event using your unique email link, you'll get $10 back on your registration!

Awards

ImageOverall Male & Female will receive Vets Day 5K & 10K plaques.

Top 3 male & female finishers in 5 year age groups will receive a custom medal.

Average Joe & Jane Awards
At all Silver Circle Sports Events 5K, we will award the Average Joe & Jane award.  The award goes to the male and female that finish exactly in the middle of their division will received receive a super sexy Average Joe / Average Jane shirt & flowers.

Aid Station

There is one aid station on the course and free hot chocolate at the finish line.

Volunteers

We need volunteers for everything from aid station support to course marshals. If you or your group have an interest in volunteering, we would greatly appreciate the assistance. All volunteers can run a future race at no charge.

Register to volunteer HERE. If you have questions about registration or have a group to volunteer, contact us.

Timing

The race is chip timed by Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC with a chip start. Your time will start when you cross the start line and stops when you cross the finish line.Image

How to wear your bib.

Parking

Parking is available at the start/finish line. The lot will fill, but there are other lots nearby. There is a $5.00 county park day pass or an annual pass required.

Park map.

Weather / Refund Policy

Refunds are not permitted for any reason.

The event will be held unless severe weather occurs. In the event of severe weather, the race director may delay or cancel the event. If the event is canceled, there will be no refunds. Silver Circle Sports Events has a NO REFUND policy, but we have lots of other options including insurance, deferrals, and bib transfers.

Silver Circle Sports Events

This event is a Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC owned, produced, timed & managed event. Need help with an event?  Contact us HERE.

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