Spring 5K – Minocqua

Spring 5K – Minocqua  superhero2

Please join Girls on the Run of the Northwoods on

Spring 2019, T.B.A
Time of Kids 1-mile Fun Run :
Time of 5K:
Entry Fee:

5K Course:

The 5K race and the Fun Run will both begin and end at Torpy Park.
Fun Run turns around at the water station at the Bearskin Trail & Dr. Pink Drive. The 5K follows the Bearskin Trail, past the water station at Dr. Pink Dr, to a halfway point at a second water station; then back to Torpy Park. This course takes place mostly on crushed gravel, crosses two trestle bridges over the Minocqua Chain of Lakes.

T-shirt Pick Up & On-Site Registration:

Volunteers Needed:

We need many volunteers to have a fun and successful race. Some volunteer opportunities are NOT during the actual running of the 5K so you can volunteer AND run!


All 5K and Fun Run registrants will receive a give away while supplies last.

For more selection, check out www.GOTRshop.com and reference our council # WI-3-230

5K Event Fees:

Online Registration is open through midnight the night before. Day of registration will be available.

The standard registration fee is $30 for adults and $25 for youth.

We know it’s easier to run when you have a partner, so…

when more than one person signs up for the 5K (up to 4 runners), each registrant is eligible for a $5 discount. Don’t forget to come dressed as Superheroes!

ADULT FEES: One adult 5K Runner: $30. See above link to register.
Two, three or four adult runners: $25 each

YOUTH FEES: One youth (17 and under) 5K Runner: $25. See above link to register.
Two, three or four youth runners: $20 each

Kids Fun-Run Event Fees (Minocqua Only):

This a 1-mile event for youth (10 and under). The registration fee is only $15 and includes a t-shirt and automatic entry into a drawing for a fun GOTR-Northwoods prize.

Family-Appointed Running Buddy Fees:

Running Buddies are appointed by the family of a GOTR participant and are given a reduced rate of $15.00 for the 5K. Please know the GOTR girl’s name and which site location is hers.

Attention GOTR Girls and Coaches!

GOTR Girls and GOTR head coaches and assistant coaches are already registered for the 5k . Please WEAR your GOTR program shirts! But, if you’re in Minocqua, feel free to sign up for the 1-mile Fun Run as your “warm up” and get your T-shirt!
*No refunds will be given for duplicate registrations.


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Race Etiquette

  • To help facilitate a positive race experience for all runners and walkers, we ask that you practice standard 5k etiquette:
  • Please do not push or rush to the starting line once the gun goes off (or the countdown hits ZERO).
  • Should you need to walk, please move to the far right of the trail and try to ease your pace into a walk instead of abruptly stopping.
  • Allow runners to pass on the left.
  • If you see a runner who needs medical attention, please alert a Course Marshal,
    Caped Crusader or Bike Patrol.
  • Run or walk in pairs only. No groups of 3 or more as it would block runners from
  • Do not wear another runners bib. It is mandatory for runners to register for the race
    so each participants signs our waiver.
  • Strollers are welcome, but are asked to start at the back of the pack, even if they are
    running with a GOTR participant.
  • No dogs or other pets can accompany runners/walkers in the 5k.
  • No bicycles are allowed on the race course (except for designated bike marshals).
  • iPods and other personal music players are also highly discouraged. Running music- free helps to make the race safer and allows you to really take in the atmosphere of the race!

Parking in Minocqua

Parking is available at Torpy Park. Overflow parking is located next the the Minocqua Post Office.

Weather Policy

Race officials may cancel, delay or change the event in case of extreme weather or other conditions that may affect the safety and health of the participants. In the event of cancellation, refunds will not be issued. Information will be available on the council’s homepage of website and on Facebook at “Girls on the Run of the Northwoods”.

Refund Policy

Race registrations are non-refundable.