Events

5K

01/01 9:00AM CST - 10:00AM CST

2 Mile Walk

01/01 9:00AM CST - 10:00AM CST
Description

Wow, 2020 gave the world a giant hangover! Let's run it off and celebrate 2021 with a fun and fast 5K! Run it in person or run it virtually! 

Please review our social distancing plan prior to registering.

Race Day Instructions

Virtual Option

This is an in person race! If you are not ready for in person running or live outside of the greatest state in America, run it virtually. Download RaceJoy and your results will be uploaded automatically. All you have to do is run the event between January 1 -3. You race swag will be mailed to you.

Place
105 N. Main Street
Village Green
Oconomowoc, WI US 53066
Courses

The course starts downtown at the Village Green park overlooking Fowler Lake.  Runners follow the isthmus between Fowler Lake & Lac La Belle before entering a neighborhood for a quick lap before returning to the Village Green. Course Map.

We will continue with our social distancing plan until further notice. Winter complicates things because this is Wisconsin and it’s cold! 

For the winter races, we will have packet pickup at our office prior to the event day. We strongly encourage you to pick up your packet prior to race day or have someone pick it up for you. On race day, packet pickup will be available, but it will be outside. We will not have any buildings open to the public, unless the current restrictions are lifted. 

Race Format

The 10’ socially distanced staggered start will continue. We will extend the start times to allow people to stay warm in their cars as long as possible. We recommend you select a start cone a few minutes before the race is scheduled to start. If you would rather stay in your car until the race has started and then head to the start line, that is perfectly acceptable, too. We ask that you maintain the 10’ social distancing as outlined in our plan. The start line will stay open for 15 minutes past the scheduled start time.

We are hopeful that we will be able to reduce the distancing requirements as we get closer to a vaccine. However, it would not be wise at this point to jam 250 people in a small building. We don’t particularly like this process either, but it is what we have to do to keep everyone safe and to keep permits so we don’t have to go back to virtual races.

Tshirts

Everyone who is registered by noon Wednesday December 21st will be guaranteed a custom 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 and packet pickup

PLEASE BRING YOUR RECEIPT WITH YOU! 

You do not need to print it. We will need to scan the QR code on the receipt, though, so please have your email accessible on your mobile device or save a picture of your receipt with the QR code to your device’s image library. We strongly encourage you to pick up your packet early. 

Schedule

Friday, January 1, 2021
8:00am Packet Pickup
9:00am Race Starts

RaceJoy

Available for Apple and Android devices.

Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Hangover 5K.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.

Send-a-Cheer

  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
View RaceJoy How-To
Awards

We are going to start the year off with a little bling. Everyone get's a custom Hangover 5K medal.

Top 3 male & female finishers in 5 year age groups will receive a custom medal. There will not be an awards ceremony. You can pick up your age group medal at the packet pickup table. Results will be posted online. Click on the results tab above.

Aid Station

Because we cannot guarantee a touch-free aid station, there are no aid stations on the course or at the finish line. You should bring your own water.

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 throughout downtown Oconomowoc.

Race Insurance

Insurance is available for almost all of our events. The insurance is offered through a third party. Here is the fine print:

Registration protection options allow your race participants to get reimbursed up to 100% if they cannot attend the event for a number of reasons, including covered injury, illness, traffic accidents, and more. Registration Protector with Required to Work has the added benefit of protection in the instance that a race participant is required to work for a covered reason.

Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply. Insurance benefits are underwritten by Jefferson Insurance Company. AGA Service Company is the licensed producer and administrator of these plans.

Registration Protection - The insurance premium is 6.75% of the registration cost (including processing fee), with a minimum insurance premium of $7.99 per registrant.

Insurance claims can be filed at https://www.allianztravelinsurance.com/file-a-claim.

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.

Race Contact Info

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