LYNDON ELLEFSON MEMORIAL
HALF-MARATHON & 5K RUN/WALK
2014 Lyndon Ellefson Brochure
2014 Half-Marathon Route 2014 5K Route
2014 Lyndon Ellefson online registration at:
About the Event:
This year's event will be held on Saturday, September 20, 2014. Our first fifteen run/walks have been enormously successful, raising over $387,000 to directly benefit the BACC and enrich the quality of life for Barron Area Residents.
Half-Marathon: $40 registration fee, $50 after September 1st
5K Run/Walk or 1 Mile Walk: $20 registration fee, $25 after September 1st
Entry fee includes: Short sleeve performance T-shirt, a post-race brunch, use of the Aquamassage, child care and full use of the BACC facilities including showers, swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna and more.
Start times are as follows:
Half-Marathon: 8:30am 5K & 1 Mile: 9:00am
Please join us for a Post-Race Brunch beginning at 9:00am
Awards will be given to the top three finishers of each category - Half-Marathon and 5K runs in both male and female divisions. Custom made pottery will be awarded to the first place winners in the Half-Marathon and 5K Run/Walk.
Race packets will be given to all participants. Race packets include a t-shirt, a post race brunch, and a variety of gifts. If you are pre-registered, you may pick up your packet at our pre-registration booth located in the BACC gymnasium.
The Race Course:
The course starts and ends at the Barron Area Community Center. This is a beautiful course located along the Barron County Countryside. This course is also hilly and is a great training run for upcoming fall marathons!
Raffle tickets ($3 or 4 for $10) will be sold beginning August 15th through the day of the race. All raffle prizes will be valued at $25 or more.
Raffle Items Include: One Adult Barron Spotlighters Season Pass - Barron Spotlighters; $500 Family Portrait Package - Photography by Jane; Gift Card - Gordy's County Market; Craft Performance Singlet - black (women's L) - Out There; Embroidered Fleece Blankets - Northwoods Promotions; Wine Gift Basket - Anonymous; Craft Performance Shirt - blue (men's XL) - Out There; BACC Gift Basket - BACC; $20 Gift Card and Daiwa Rod & Reel - Rod & Gun Shop Chetek. Handbag, Scarf & Sunglasses - Lillian's of Rice Lake; Green Bay Packer Autographed Football - Green Bay Packers; $50 Gift Certificate - Barron Veterinary Clinic; Timberwolve's Donation Box - Minnesota Timberwolves; Many more items to be added by race day!
During and After Race
Stick around for a variety of great activities! All participants have free access to the BACC facilities after race, Post-Race Brunch always begins at 9am, and kids races are at 10am.