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Gopher to Badger Half Marathon

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Presented by Run Stillwater at Washington County Fairgrounds, Stillwater MN

Aug 10 2019
Gopher to Badger Half Marathon

The border battle continues with this half marathon, 5K and new 10K distance.

Represent your state in this epic showdown! Starting in the Stillwater, Minnesota area and finishing in Hudson, Wisconsin, runners cross the I-94 bridge over the St. Croix River, and battle for the lead and the honor of bringing home the win for their state. This race has been taking place annually since 1997! Come for the spirit of friendly competition. Stay for the food and festivities in Hudson after the race.


Race fees vary depending on when you register and which distance you choose.

  • Nov. 20, 2018 – March 31, 2019: 10 Mile = $55; 12K = $50; 5K = $40
  • April 1 – May 31, 2019: 10 Mile = $60; 12K = $55; 5K = $45
  • June 1 – Sept. 19, 2019: 10 Mile = $65; 12K = $60; 5K = $50
  • Sept. 20 – Sept. 21, 2019, In Person Registration Only: 10M = $72, 12K = $67, 5K  =  $57


Other dates to keep in mind:

Personalized bib deadline: August 15, 2019
Select Packet mailing deadline: Sept. 10, 2019
Packets mailed: on or before Sept. 12, 2019

Contact: (651) 383-2436


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Additional time info:

All races start at 7:00 a.m.

Busing to start lines runs from 5:45-6:30am from Lakefront Park in Hudson.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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