Date & Time

Sunday, June 19, 2016
7:30 am: Check-in Begins
8:30 am: Kids Run
9 am: 5K Run/Walk


Lake Nokomis Park
Races start and end near Lake Nokomis Main Beach


Kids Run: $10
5K Run/Walk: $30

Event-Day Registration
Kids Run: $15
5K Run/Walk: $35


Register now for Greenway's 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.


How to Register

Online pre-registration is available until June 16, 2015 at 9 am. 

Race day registration is available on Sunday, June 19 from 7:30-8:30 am at Lake Nokomis Main Beach.

Included in 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. 

Stick around after the race and enjoy complimentary refreshments.

Please Note

If you would like to be considered for age division prizes, please be sure to enter your birth date when you register online.

Youth ages 11 and under are allowed to participate in the 5K, however they will not receive a commemorative medal unless they are also registered for the Kid's Run.

Event Information

Route Information

The 5K and Kids Run both start and end near Lake Nokomis Main Beach.

Packet Pick-Up

Check-in and packet pick-up begins at 7:30 am on Sunday, June 19 at Lake Nokomis Main Beach.

Race Cancellation and Weather Policy

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 time frame 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.

Bag Check

No gear check is provided.

Get Involved

Volunteer Information

If you are interested in volunteering at the Gridiron Gallop, please email for more information.


Transportation and Parking

Parking Information

Street parking is available in the neighborhoods surrounding Lake Nokomis Park.

Alternate Transportation

We also encourage car-pooling, biking to the start, or using Metro Transit.