Run/Wau-King Together for Dementia Awareness

October 05, 2019

Run/Wau-King Together for Dementia Awareness – Saturday, October 5, 2019

LOCATION
Wisconsin Veterans Home – King N2665 County Rd QQ King, WI 54946

TIME
5K Run/Walk registration begins at 8:00 a.m.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: 
The 3.1 mile course winds through the beautiful campus of the Wisconsin Veterans Home – King located on the Chain O’Lakes in Waupaca. The trail takes you through paved roads of the campus as well as the WauKing trail in Waupaca.

Participants are given the choice to participate in a 5k run/walk or 1 mile walk. The 1 mile walk is on a paved path through King grounds.

REGISTRATION FEES
Cost: $25.00 per person. Group discounts are also available.

Children ages 11 and younger run/walk for free.

Your registration fee will be donated to Waupaca Caregiver Coalition whose mission statement is to educate and support caregivers through community awareness and identifying needs. This group hosts an annual Dream Flights event at the Waupaca Airport for local veterans, hosts an annual caregiver conference to educate caregivers throughout the area and sponsors other initiatives in the area.

REGISTRATION
Online registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday October 1, 2019.

T-shirts are available for those that register prior to Friday September 20th, 2019.

PACKET PICK-UP:
Race packets can be picked up at the Wisconsin Veterans Home – King Marden Center on Saturday October 5th, 2019 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Parking is available in the Marsden Parking Lot across from the King Campus on Hwy QQ.

The main address is N2265 County Road QQ King, WI 54946. If your GPS is not taking that address you can try the Marden Center 300 Cumberlidge Ave King, WI 54946. This building is on our campus and is often better compatible with GPS, it will still bring you right to campus.

Quadrangle Park, center of King Campus in front of the Bandstand.

T-SHIRTS
T-shirts are available for those that register prior to Friday September 20th, 2019.

Anyone registered after Friday September 20th 2019 will be first come first serve for extra shirts.

Entertainment:

There will be a band at the Bandstand during and after the event for runners to enjoy after their race is completed. Basket raffles will be available throughout the event for silent auction, proceeds going to the Waupaca Caregiver Coalition.

PARKING
Parking will be available in the Marsden Parking Lot across County Rd QQ from the King Veterans Home.

DIRECTIONS
The race will start and finish at Quadrangle Park at Wisconsin Veterans Home – King

N2665 County Rd QQ King, WI.

WATER STATION & REFRESHMENTS
Post-race refreshments will be provided. Wau-King Tacos will also be available for purchase after the race is completed.

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]

Races

1 Mile walk

October 05, 2019 (Saturday) - 09:00
Walking
1 miles
Road Solo
 

5k Run/Walk

October 05, 2019 (Saturday) - 09:00
Running
3.1 miles
Road Solo
 

While you are in Waupaca