Stockyard Days 5K and 10K and Kids Fun Run

New Brighton, Minnesota

8:00 a.m.
August 8, 2015

Long Lake Park Reserve

Stockyard days began in 1981 as a way to recall the early days of New Brighton as a center for the cattle industry including the stockyards, railroads, fashionable hotels and meatpacking plants.

Today, Stockyard Days is a 8-day event held throughout New Brighton. Area merchants, businesses, and hundreds of volunteers participate in the run, concerts, tournaments, a parade, street dances, a carnival, live entertainment, food sampling, fireworks, the finish line of the Antique Car Run, a car show, and the Miss New Brighton & Junior Ambassador coronation. A medallion hunt is held, thousands of commemorative buttons are sold, and numerous prizes are raffled off. Goodwill Ambassadors are selected and happy memories of times spent with family and friends are taken away!

Event Information

The location - Come and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Long Lake Regional Park and surrounding neighborhood. The event is part of New Brighton’s Stockyard Days, a community celebration which includes an Antique Car Run. After the run, stay for the arrival of the antique cars in the early afternoon at the park.

The course - Both the 5K and 10K are entirely in the park.  The 10K does 2 laps of the 5K.

The Kids Fun Run will consist of a 1/4-mile run for the 5 and under kids and 1/2-mile run for older kids.  Parents are free to register their children in either run.

This is Race #7 of the Great White Bear Grand Prix

A T-Shirt to all 5K/10K finishers.  All Kids Fun Run participants receive a short sleeve shirt and a finisher’s medal.
**Only those who are registered by Thursday, August 6 are guaranteed to receive their shirt on race day   Registrations received on Friday and on race day will get a shirt but may have to wait and pick it up at FrontRunner, 1665 9th Street, White Bear Lake after Wednesday, August 13

Results are Chip timed with Mylaps/ChampionChip.

Awards for top 3 Male and Female in each category: Age Group – 15 and under, 16 – 19, 20 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, 70 and older, Clydesdales (Males over 220 lbs), and Athenas (Women over 165 lbs.).   Top 2 overall male and female receive a trophy

Registration is limited to the first 500

Please bring a non-perishable food item for the White Bear Food Shelf

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Complete entry form and mail with check/money order to:
Stockyard Days Runs
FrontRunner Events
1665 9th Street
White Bear Lake, MN 55110

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Event Fees
                                                           5K Run/Walk              Kids  1/4 Mile or 1/2 Mile Fun Run
Through  August 7                      $30.00                                       $10.00
Race day                                            $40.00                                       $13.00

Online Registration Closes at Midnight Thursday, August 6.  There will be race day registration.  Paper registration will continue through race day.  No registrations will be taken over the phone.  Cash, check, VISA and Mastercard are accepted on race day.

*NO REFUNDS*

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RACE DAY INFORMATION

Friday, August 7 – Pick up your packet a day early at:   FrontRunner, 1665 9th Street,  White Bear Lake – Noon until 4:00 p.m.

Schedule:
7:00 a.m. – Race day registration and pick-up begins in the main pavilion
8:00 a.m. – 5K Run and Walk/10K Run start

9:00 – 1/4-Mile and 1/2-Mile kids fun run start

9:15 a.m. – Awards

Timing/results info – You will receive a timing chip on an ankle strap in your race packet.  This chip must be worn around your ankle (either one) and not around your arm, wrist, or on your bib strap.   We will be collecting this chip at the end of the race.

Please do not leave the venue with your timing chip still around your ankle.  If you unintentionally do leave with your timing chip, please mail back in your packet envelope.

Please wear your bib number on the front of your shirt/jacket

Online results will be posted at http://www.frontrunnerusa.com/our-events/results usually by mid afternoon race day

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Past Race Results        2013 5K Results       2013 10K Results     2012 5K Results    2012 10K Results

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Race Contact Information

Race Director – Randy Fulton
randy@frontrunnerusa.com

(651)653-7401