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Sold Out: 4 Person Marathon Relay, 26.2 Mile Marathon
Still open: 13.1 Half Marathon, 5K, Cheri Uelmen's Fantastically Fun Kids' Run, Cheri's Crazy Challenge
*Is your child up for the Cheri's Crazy Challenge? We challenge them to take part in the Cheri Uelmen's Fantastically Fun Kids' Run on Saturday Night and then the Eau Claire Marathon 5K on Sunday morning. Finish both and receive additional Cheri's Crazy Challenge Medal!
EXPO AND PACKET PICKUP: Saturday, May 6th at University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire McPhee Center
Expo Hours: 10AM - 5:00PM
Packet Pick-Up Hours: 10:00AM - 7:00PM
*Sunday, May 7th packet pick will be available in Carson Park from 6:00AM - 9:30AM.
HOTELS: Coming from out of town, our host hotels are: Clarion Hotel, Staybridge Suites, Holiday Inn - Lake Hallie and Holiday Inn - Eau Claire South. *There will be a shuttle running from the Clarion Hotel.
FREE RACE PHOTOS: Thanks to the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, GameFace Media will be at the race taking photos and the best part will be that they are available to download for FREE!
AWARDS PRESENTED BY HOEFT BUILDERS: Starting at 10:30AM and running every half an hour, we will be handing out awards for the Top 3 Male and Female Overall and Age Group winners.
FINISHING LINE PARTY AT CARSON PARK: 10:00AM-2:00PM Sponsored by Festival Food, Silver Springs and Park Ridge Distribution - Join us for beer, brats and hot dogs!
KID'S ZONE AT CARSON PARK: 10:00AM-2:00PM Sponsored by Xcel Energy and Larson Orthodontics - Jumpers, Face Painters, Balloon Fun and much more.
VISIT EAU CLAIRE WATER STREET PARTY: The Visit Eau Claire watch/cheering party on Water Street will happen on the 5th Ave. parking lot across from Dooley's and Mogie's from 9AM-3PM. Midwest Family Broadcasting music from 9-11AM and Irie Sol performing from 11AM-2PM Beer and soft drinks will be available for purchase. Additionally, Bloody Mary's and coffee will be available at Dooley's, Mogies and Mona Lisa's.
WAKE UP DOWNTOWN: Bloody Mary's & Coffee on Barstow Street…. A great place to cheer on your favorite runners and listen to music pumped through the speaker's downtown! Kid's can even stop by the Children's Museum for an activity while they wait.
TRACK RUNNERS: You can track up to 25 runners through the Eau Claire Marathon App presented by C&M Home Builders and Real Estate. Use keywords Eau Claire Marathon in your App Store or Google Play!
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