The Park Point 5-Miler kids races are held in conjunction with the Park Point 5-Miler – Minnesota’s oldest road race. The children’s races are free and open to kids ages 14 and under.
Date/location: Friday, July 18, 2014 at the end of Park Point near the main beach house.
Registration: Registration for the Park Point Youth Races is from 3:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. These races are free. We encourage participants to plan extra traveling time into their schedules in case the Aerial Lift Bridge goes up.
Start Time: The youth races will start promptly at 5:30 p.m. beginning with the youngest age group and ending with the oldest children.
Age Groups and Distance: Children will be split up into groups according to their age. Age groups and distances* are as follows:
4 & under – 1/8 mile
5 & 6 years old – 1/8 mile
7 & 8 years old – 1/4 mile
9 & 10 years old – 1/4 mile
11 & 12 years old – 1/2 mile
13 & 14 years old – 1/2 mile
*Distances may be shortened due to hot weather conditions
Prizes: Everyone’s a champion at this event! All children will receive a ribbon upon completing their race.