• Event Info

    Event Info

Date & Location

Date: Saturday, May 7 Location: Winnequah Park, 1041 Nichols Rd., Monona, WI 53716 Time:

  • 9:00 AM - 20K (Course cut off 12:00 PM)
  • 9:15 AM - 5K (Course cut off 12:00 PM)

Date & Location

Packet Pick-Up

Date: Friday, May 6

Location: ONLY MADISON LOCATION Fleet Feet Sports Madison, 8440 Old Sauk Rd, Middleton, WI, 53562
Time: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Date: Saturday, May 7 Location: Winnequah Park, 1041 Nichols Rd., Monona, WI 53716
Time: 7:30 AM – 8:45 AM

Packet Pick-Up

What you get

  • Gender Specific Event T-Shirt (women's shirts are fitted and tend to run small, please refer to sizing chart when registering)
  • 2 free beers from Hop Haus Brewing Company For those 21+ (non-alcoholic beverages available)
  • Finisher Food from Firehouse Subs
  • Finisher Medal
  • Professional Race Timing With Fast, Accurate Results
  • Free Digital Race Photos from Focal Flame Photography
  • A chance to enjoy the beautiful view of Lake Monona on a gorgeous spring day
  • Free Race Tracking With the Race Day Events App

What you get

Runner Tracking

The EventApp will be updated approximately 1 week prior to Race Day. Let your friends and family know where you are! Download the Race Day Events App for real-time tracking and results on an interactive map! You’ll also find event information, event photo frames to share and more! To Track A Participant:

  • Select “Lake Monona 20K” and press the “Live Tracking” icon to add your favorite participants.
  • You’ll need to log-in with Facebook or create an account.
  • Participants must be added by name as bibs are not assigned until packet pick-up.
  • Choose “Notify Me” to receive push notifications for that participant.
  • Be sure to allow the app to provide you with notifications.
EventApp FAQs: Click here

Runner Tracking

Post Race-Party

Celebrate in Winnequah Park after the race with your two free beers courtesy of Hop Haus, live music, games, and more!

Post Race-Party

Awards

Overall: Awards will be given for top 3 overall male and female. Age Group: Awards will be given to the top three finishers (male and female) in each age division for both the 5K and the 20K. Age divisions are:

  • 5K Run/Walk: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19,  20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
  • 20K Run: 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+
In 2021, Race Day Events started offering a cash prize for breaking the course record for the Lake Monona 20K. If the record isn't broken we will roll that cash prize into the next year's event to keep things interesting! This year's cash prize will be $100 for the men's race and $200 for the women's race. Think you can break the record and claim the cash prize for the Lake Monona 20K!?
  • Male Course Record: 1:03:53 - Alexander Cushman in 2021
  • Female Course Record: 1:12:59 - Cassie Hintz in 2007

Awards

Parking

Please do NOT park in the library parking lot. Parking is available in neighboring lots at the Monona City Hall, Winnequah Elementary School, Nuestro Mundo Community School and at Winnequah park on Healy Lane. Other street parking is available where permitted off the run courses.

Parking

Weather / Refund Policy

This race will be held rain or shine. In the event of severe weather, the race may be delayed or canceled. If the race is canceled there will be NO REFUNDS. Race Day Events has a NO REFUND policy. There are no refunds for any reason.

Weather / Refund Policy