Sunday, August 28, 2011

Summer's End Half Marathon-5K and Paddle Battle, 9/10/11, St. Germain, WI

New this season — a half marathon and kayak challenge in St Germain – hosted by the St. Germain Chamber of Commerce!

Summers End Half Marathon-5K & Paddle Battle

What better way to end your summer than a weekend of fitness events in the beautiful Northwoods of St. Germain? Sign up for one or both of the weekend’s events!

There will be canoe and kayak races on Saturday, September 10th starting at 12:30 pm at Fibber's Restaurant and Resort. Saturday night we will be having a free, live concert by Bret & Frisk at the town pavilion from 6-9 pm. Then on Sunday, September 11th runners and walkers will race to the finish in either a 5k or half-marathon beginning at 8:30 am. 

Events will include:

Saturday, 09/10/11
Choose from either a 3.5 mi. or a 7.5 mi. flat-water paddle. The race will start at Fibber’s Restaurant & Resort on the north shore of Big St. Germain Lake and continue along the scenic St. Germain River, then return to Fibber’s.

Sunday, 09/11/11
Get your feet ready for a 5K or half-marathon distance run or walk on our paved bicycle trail and St. Germain’s back roads.

A portion of the profits (after expenses) will be donated to the Vilas County Food Pantry.

Bret & Frisk
Don’t miss a live performance by the Midwest’s Finest Acoustic Duo – Bret & Frisk on Saturday, September 10 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the St. Germain Community Park pavilion.

2011 Entry Form

2011 Sponsors:

Chequamegon Adventure Company
Marshfield Clinic
Ministry Health Care-Howard Young Medical Center
Road ID

Rustic Manor Motor Lodge, St Germain, on the Oneida and Vilas County line, Wisconsin,  800-272-9776