2017 Ginseng Root Run 5K

Date

September 16, 2017
10:00am - 12:00pm

Location

Veterans Park: 204 4th.
204 4th Street
Marathon, Wisconsin 54448

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Get Down To Earth in The Root Run 5K – Dig It!!
The First Ever Root Run 5K will be held Saturday morning, September 16, 2017 at 10:00am as part of The First Ever International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival in beautiful Marathon City right in the heart of the Ginseng Capitol.  The Root Run 5K course will begin at Veteran’s Park and run around the beautiful scenery and wooded area of St. Anthony’s Retreat Center.
There will be a Ginseng Care Package for the top male and female finishers and prizes for the winner of each division.
Register online Registration will be open until 8:30am on Thursday, September 14.
After the race enjoy some food and beverage at Veteran’s Park and then enjoy all the festivities of The International Wisconsin Ginseng Festival.  There will be a festival program in your packet.  Enjoy all kinds of local ginseng food and beverage, craft beers, wines and soda with nonstop entertainment.
Run is friends to Kids, Strollers and Dogs on Leash  CORRECTION- St. Anthony’s Retreat will not allow dogs on site. Additionally,  the terrain may be difficult for strollers
**Learn about the health benefits of ginseng
Website: www.Wisconsinginsengfestival.com
Race Times:
8:30-9:45AM Registration and Packet Pick Up
10:00AM Root Run 5K
Cost: $16.50 until the morning of the event. $20 same day registration
Additional Parking is available next door at our Sponsor Marathon Cheese
Thank you to the following sponsors
            
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