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The Gridiron Gallop

Sunday, June 15, 2014
Kids Run: 8:30 am
5K Run/Walk: 9 am
Lake Nokomis

Register now for the Gridiron Gallop 5K Run/Walk or Kids Run and do something healthy and fun with or in memory of Dad on Father's Day. The Gridiron Gallop, hosted by Chad and Jenni Greenway, features Minnesota Vikings player and cheerleader appearances with autograph opportunities for registered runners. Funds from the event benefit the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board’s (MPRB) youth athletic programming.

  • Pre-registered 5K participants receive a t-shirt and are eligible to win prizes
  • Pre-registered Kids Run participants receive a t-shirt and commemorative medal
  • Awards presented to 5K age division winners

Race day registration on Sunday, June 15

5K Run/Walk

$35

Kids Run

$15

Gridiron Gallop Frequently Asked Questions

When is the last day for online registration?

Pre-registration for the 5K and Kids Run closes June 12, 2014 at 9 a.m.

When do the 5K and Kids Run start?

The Kids Run starts at 8:30 a.m., followed by the 5K at 9 a.m.

Where do the races start and end?

Both races start and end near the Lake Nokomis Main Beach.

Where should I park?

Street parking is available in neighborhoods surrounding Lake Nokomis.

When will race day registration be available for the 5K and Kids Run?

Race day registration will be available 7:30-8:30 a.m. Lake Nokomis Main Beach.

When and where is packet pick up?

Participants can register and check-in beginning at 7:30 a.m. at the Lake Nokomis Main Beach.

Will there be post-race refreshments?

Yes! Stick around after the race and enjoy complimentary refreshments.

Is there bag check?

No gear check provided.

What will participants receive with registration?

All pre-registered 5K participants receive a t-shirt and are eligible to win prizes. Pre-registered Kids Run participants receive a t-shirt and commemorative medal. Awards will be presented to 5K age division winners.

How do I volunteer?

Please email mkalb@minneapolisparks.org for volunteer information.

What is the Race Cancellation and Weather Policy?

Events may be delayed, shortened or in rare circumstances cancelled, in the event of inclement weather including lightening, wind, heat, snow, or the threat of eminent severe weather which may harm or injure participants, staff, set up crew and bystanders. Event timeframe includes setup, race and tear down. All possible attempts will be made to contact those involved by email, website and social media.  No refunds or transfers allowed.

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