Sunday, April 12, 2020 – 8 AM
Rise ‘n’ Shine 5k
Claddagh Irish Pub & Restaurant at 7890 Main St N Maple Grove, MN 55369
Run or walk around Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove, MN on USATF certified 5k course with family & friends then return to Claddagh Irish Pub & Restaurant for optional Irish Breakfast, Beer, cold and hot light beverages & More Irish Hospitality!
Timed/Scored on USATF Certified Course #MN15009RR Race results submitted to MN Runner of the Year
Easter Sunday 5k printable promotional flier & mail-in entry form here soon
Basic early entry begins at $27 – Full values entry fee $39 ; $50 race day
$6 Discount for no commemorative event shirt & $6 discount for No Irish Breakfast Options
Join CC’s Training Times in Maple Grove – 9 AM Sundays from Claddagh Irish Pub
Via our MeetUp page RSVP for Charities Challenge’s ”Catch Me At Claddagh” Race Series & Training Times where we actively celebrate Friendship/Love/Loyalty Throughout the Year
Note: Friendship, Love and Loyalty are the virtues of the Irish Claddagh Ring
Find race day registration and morning schedule below
Race Morning Schedule @ Claddaugh Irish Pub in Maple Grove
6:15 AM – CC Race Event Worker (CCREW) Volunteers set up course, finish line & indoor registration @ inside the Claddaugh Irish Pub Restaurant right near and between the start and finish lines.
(More CCREW volunteers welcome to help; RSVP to CC Coach GaryWestlund@aol.com or call 612-245-9160)
7 AM – Pre-registered Check-in, shirt & bib # pick-up & $50 Race Day registration opens
(subtract $6 for no-commemorative shirt option & subtract $6 for no Irish breakfast)
7:50 AM – Registration Closes & Start Line Assembles for Pre-race Announcements
8 AM – START! Post race optional Claddaugh Irish Pub Breakfast Buffet, beer, cold and hot light beverages and holiday music await participants & volunteers. This will be a great time to talk with one another, make new friends, and share your love for running and walking with faithful, loving family and friends.
9:15 AM – CCREW begins clean-up and then will join runners indoors for Irish breakfast and fun.
“It’s a joy to walk ‘n’ run with others because a 5k a day brightens a day”
Read at The History Channel web site about the History of Easter
Charities Challenge Mission: To Improve Health/Fitness, Reduce Health Risks, and Enhance Disease Management via Goal-oriented RxExercise Training Programs, Engaging Events & Active Community Partnerships…
Net event proceeds support CC’s RxExercise Events/Programs/Services. CC is a 501(c)(3) organization.
In addition to your event entry fee, CC welcomes any tax-deductible donation to CC.
Info: 612-245-9160; GaryWestlund@aol.com
You’re also welcome to fundraise directly for & with funds going to any other IRS recognized non-profit charitable cause of your choice while training for and participating in any CC Events. Go to CC’s Make A Donation page and then expore CROWDRISE linked there to set up your own fundraising campaign. CC receives no funds from any fundraising you set up to benefit any other charitable causes; but, CC’s Crowdrise page will display how much money you and others have raised for your charities of choice. Start your own Charities Challenge fundraising whenever you’re ready to add those steps to all your steps in training & racing CC Events. Ready…Set…Go!
Holiday Run Series Presented by Charities Challenge – Continuing CC’s RxExercise Mission & Programs