STEELE FIRECRACKER 10K AND FUN RUN
EXCELSIOR/LAKE MINNETONKA 2 MILE/10K
Thursday, July 4, 2013
Presented by Excelsior/Lake Minnetonka Chamber of Commerce
One of the few 10Ks held on July 4th in Minnesota. The USATF-certified 10K course is considered one of the prettiest and most challenging around the Twin Cities. The race kicks-off a full day of festivities in downtown Excelsior that includes a kid's parade, sand sculpture contest, performance by the Wolverine Big Band, and Lucas Oil Air Show.
- 2 mile at 8:00 a.m.
- 10K at 8:30 a.m.
WHERE Start and finish at the Excelsior Commons Park on Lake Mtka. Please join in other 4th of July activities:
There are excellent picnic facilities and swimming available at the Commons.
- Children's parade
- Ice cream social
- Concert by the Wolverine Big Band
- Lucas Air Show
- Fireworks and food
Loop out and back - 1, 3 & 5 mile splits - 2 water stops
Chip timing of 10K by Raceberry JaM
- T-shirts to all 10K entrants.
- Awards to top finishers in all 10K age groups.
- Ribbons to all finishers of the 2 Mile Run.
NEW THIS YEAR
Runners will compete for an exclusive prize package. The first male and female runner to cross the 10K finish line are eligible for a year long Under Armour for STEELE and STEELE Sport sponsorship package valued at $5,000. For the first child to finish the Family Fun Run, he or she will receive an Under Armour for STEELE gift prize valued at $200.
19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 & 60+. Wheelchairs welcome
2 mile - $9.00 up to race day
10K - $38.00 pre-registration (on or before July 1, 2013)
$10 penalty for chips that are not returned!
REGISTRATIONClick here to register online at active.com.
SPLITS/WATER 1, 3 & 5 mile splits, 2 water stops
Dogs and strollers not allowed on the race course.
10K RECORD HOLDERS
Men -1984 Ralph Edwards 29:35
TAC CERTIFICATION # MN-85009-RR
Women - 1998 Marie Boyd 35:24
Runners whose email addresses are known will receive individual results by email on race day.
- Sears Imports
- Lake Minnetonka Orthodontics
- Excelsior Family Dental
- Ridgeview Medical Excelsior
- Oppidan Developmen
- Lunds and Byerly's
- Muscle Milk
RACE DIRECTOR Rick Recker- (612) 375-0805
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