2015 Viking 5K
Thanks to everyone who participated. It was a great race! Click here to see results from the 2015 race.
Saturday, September 26, 2015
Viking 5K @ 8:00 a.m.
Kid Trot immediately following
Awards ceremony will follow the races (as soon as all times are tabulated). Complimentary lunch will begin at 10:30 a.m. in the tailgate area at Williams Stadium. Please join us!
The race will start in front of the Cowles Center, 1330 E. Morton Avenue, 1/2 block west of the Grand View Library and E. 14th Street. The race will end in the plaza between the Rasmussen Center and the Library. Parking is available in the lots behind the Library, the Cowles Center, and the Krumm Business Center.
USA Track and Field certified course. A 5K loop that begins on Grandview Avenue and runs through the residential Union Park area. A first-aid station will be available on the course.
GV Alumni, Faculty and Staff: $25
Current GV Students: $5
Kid Trot (ages 9 and under): Free
Online registration is now closed. Walk-up registrations are accepted during packet-pickup times listed below.
Registrations received within a week of the race or on race day are NOT guaranteed a T-shirt in specified size. Shirt may be mailed to participant. GV is not responsible for storing, loss, or theft of clothing or shoes.
Friday, September 25, 1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 26, 6:30 - 7:30 a.m.
2800 E. 14th Street
Prizes for Men and Women
1st Place Overall Male = $100 cash
1st Place Overall Female = $100 cash
1st Place GV Student (male and female) = $50 cash
1st Place Alumni (male and female) = $50 cash
Awards by Category
(Male and female in each age group)
Prizes for age group awards will be GV merchandise.
14 & Under
15 - 19
20 - 29
30 - 39
40 - 49
50 - 59
60 & over
Note: If you win an overall prize, you won't be eligible for age group awards. Awards will be given for both men and women in the age group categories.
For more information, contact Laine Mendenhall-Buck at (515) 263-2957 or email@example.com.