Join us for the 2016 BMO Harris Bank Madison Mini-Marathon & 5K presented by UW Health and Unity Health Insurance. With a Half Marathon, 5K and Kids' Run, there is a race for everyone! Experience the running tour of Madison as you pass The Capitol, Farmer's Market, State Street, Kohl Center, Camp Randall, The Arboretum, UW Campus and Lakeshore Path. After, relax and enjoy live music at our top-rated, 14th Mile Post Race Party on the Union Terrace!

Registration Fees

Half Marathon

Closed
Sep 15 - Sep 22 $60.00
Sep 23 - Jan 14 $65.00
Jan 15 - Apr 14 $75.00
Apr 15 - Jul 14 $85.00
Jul 15 - Aug 17 $95.00

5K Run

Closed
Sep 15 - Sep 22 $25.00
Sep 23 - Jan 14 $30.00
Jan 15 - Jul 14 $35.00
Jul 15 - Aug 17 $40.00

5K Walk

Closed
Sep 15 - Sep 22 $25.00
Sep 23 - Jan 14 $30.00
Jan 15 - Jul 14 $35.00
Jul 15 - Aug 17 $40.00

Kids Run

Closed
Sep 15 - Aug 17 $15.00

Military Entry

Half-Marathon

Closed
Sep 15 - Sep 22 $55.00
Sep 23 - Jan 14 $60.00
Jan 15 - Apr 14 $70.00
Apr 15 - Jul 14 $80.00
Jul 15 - Aug 17 $90.00

Expo & Packet Pick Up

Union South • 1308 W. Dayton Street • Madison, WI 53706

All Half Marathon and 5K participants are required to pick up race packets and goodie bags at the following time:

Location: Varsity Hall
Date: Friday, August 19, 2016
Time: 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Please bring your Photo ID as packet pickup is by last name. You will not need your bib number. REMEMBER! THERE WILL BE NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION OR PACKET PICKUP AND THERE ARE NO TRANSFERS OR REFUNDS.

FRIEND PACKET PICK-UP
You are able to pick up a packet for a friend. To receive a friends packet, you must have a copy of their photo ID (digital or paper).

YOUR RACE PACKET WILL CONTAIN
Bib w/ timing device, official race shirt and safety pins. After you pick up your race packet, please make sure you verify the enclosed information is properly assigned to you.

VIRTUAL RACE BAG!
As a participant of this year's event you will receive an email invitation to the Virtual Race Bag prior to the event giving you access to the bag. In the race bag you will find an array of valuable information including our official event guide, exclusive offers, coupons, giveaways, and messages from our sponsors.

VIP Experience

Before your feet hit the pavement relax as you take part in the ultimate VIP Race Experience. You will be taken care before and after the race as it is open from 5:30 am -11:30 am. Enjoy coffee, fruit, and carbohydrates galore pre-race. After crossing the finish line head back for craft beer from Wisconsin Brewing Company and your choice of brats (veggie or regular) and chicken. Also included in your experience are private massages, gear check, and restrooms. As you bask in your accomplishment, relax on the deck as your overlook Lake Mendota and The 14th Mile. 

14th Mile Post-Race Party

Invite your friends and family to join you in the The 14th Mile Post-Race Party area on the beautiful Memorial Union Terrace overlooking Lake Mendota. All of you will be able to celebrate your accomplishment as well as cheer on other participants as they cross the finish line. There will be food, cold beer (21 and older), and great activities for all ages. Each participant will receive a complimentary cold beer from Wisconsin Brewing Company.

The M² Challenge

Enjoy 2 great races, 3 fantastic medals and a chance to win a trip to run in the BMO Harris Bank Phoenix Marathon*!

Run 26.2 miles between 2 great races and receive an additional special medal! Runners who register and finish both the Summerfest Rock ‘n Sole Half Marathon presented by BMO Harris Bank (6/11/2016) and the BMO Harris Bank Madison Mini-Marathon presented by UW Health may participate at no additional cost in the M² Challenge and will be automatically entered to win a trip to run in the BMO Harris Bank Phoenix Marathon in 2017!

*NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT OF ANY KIND OR BANKING RELATIONSHIP IS REQUIRED OR NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE, PAYMENT OR BANKING RELATIONSHIP  WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.

BMO Harris Bank is a trade name used by BMO Harris Bank N.A. Member FDIC.

For more information on the BMO Harris Bank Phoenix Marathon click here.

For official rules please click here.

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Mary Knoche $100.00
2 Marilou Melcher $100.00
3 Anonymous $100.00

Top Fundraisers

1

Nicholas Melcher

Raised: $175.00

2

Sarah Krantz

Raised: $100.00

3

Araya Mesfin

Raised: $100.00

Event Schedule

  • August 19 11:00 AM CDT - Expo & Packet Pick-up Open

  • August 19 08:00 PM CDT - Expo & Packet Pick-up Close

  • August 20 07:00 AM CDT - Mini-Marathon & 5K Start

  • August 20 10:00 AM CDT - Kids' Run

Contact Information

Event Location

800 Langdon Street, Madison, WI 53706, United States

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