National Watermelon Day Run

Sat August 3, 2019 Hartford, WI US 53027 Directions
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Events

Half Marathon

$35 8:00AM CDT Price increases after July 5, 2019 at 11:59pm CDT

10K

$30 8:00AM CDT Price increases after July 5, 2019 at 11:59pm CDT

5K

$30 8:00AM CDT Price increases after July 5, 2019 at 11:59pm CDT

Kids 1K Run

$0 7:45AM CDT Registration ends August 3, 2019 at 8:00am CDT
Race Website
Place
Pike Lake State Park
3544 Kettle Moraine Rd
Hartford, WI US 53027
Description

If you are looking for a technical course, you have found it.  Pike lake is challenging, hilly, very technical and you get to climb the 55 foot tower.

THE SILVER CIRCLE SPORTS EVENTS GUARANTEE
Not sure about a trail run?  Come out and try it.  If you are not satisfied with our trail events, we will refund the entrance fee!  No strings attached.

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Finisher Medals

All half marathon finishers receive a custom finisher medal.

Kids Race For Free

There will be a Kids 1K run (under 10).  All kids will get a bib just like Mom & Dad.  The race is FREE for the kiddos if Mom or Dad is registered and you can register on line at no charge.  Sorry no shirts for the kiddos.

Fresh Fruit Bar

Check out our free, fresh fruit, finish line aid station.  Sure beats stale bagels and green bananas.....

Tshirts

The shirts are gender specific, dry wick and those registered noon July 24 are guaranteed a custom race shirt.  After that, shirts be available while on line supplies last. Any extra shirts will be distributed after the race on a first come first serve basis. 

Everything you ever wanted to know about shirts can be found right here.  The FEMALE shirts run small!

Race Courses

If you are looking for a technical course, you have found it.  Pike lake is challenging, hilly, very technical and you get to climb the 55 foot tower.

5K
One lap around the 5K course. The distance is 3.79 miles.
Course Map

10K
One lap around the 10K course and you must climb the tower.   The distance is 6.31 miles
Course Map

Half Marathon
Two laps around the 10K course and you must climb the tower twice.  There is an out an back portion near mile 5 on this portion of the course and the turn will be AFTER the 10K turn sign.  The distance is approximately 12.98 miles. Do not cross the finish line until the second lap.
Course Map

Park map

Pike Lake State Park
3544 Kettle Moraine Rd
Hartford, WI 53027

Charity Partner

Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC and Gold in September (G9) are pleased to announce the 2019 charity partnership.Image

G9 is a non-profit dedicated to increasing funding for childhood cancer research and initiatives by growing awareness that inspires action to help every child, everywhere.

As athletes we can make a difference by promoting awareness to help inspire others to take action. Please consider donating to G9 and help us turn the world GOLD. 

Volunteers Needed

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We need volunteers for everything from goody bag stuffing 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.