Zachariahs Acres

Event Date: 
Saturday October 13, 2018
Location: 
N74 W35911 Servants’ Way Oconomowoc, WI 53066

New for 2018 - 5K & Half Marathon!

All proceeds benefit children with special needs at Zachariah's Acres, a 501(c)(3) organization located in the town of Oconomowoc, WI.  
 
Zachariah’s Acres is a universally designed campus where kids and young adults with special needs and their families can be themselves & experience the beauty of the outdoors. 

This last year, over 4,000 guests have been served through free family events, school field trips, community partnerships (Easter Seals, YMCA at Pabst Farms…), Garden Basket CSA Program, and more. 
For more information & to get involved,  visit zachariahsacres.org.


Race Week Info

Race day instructions | Volunteer instructions | Volunteer assignments

Course update 10/12/18 - the course was modified slightly because of the rain.  The area behind the barn has been covered with wood chips. It may be a little soft but DRY!  The half marathon course was modified and is approxametely 12.5 miles.


Course

The 5K & half marathon courses are set on Zacharia's Acres 125 beautiful acres consisting of tree-lined paths, wild flowers, prairie grass, ponds, wild life, crops, evergreens, Fall colors, and more.  

The family walk/roll loop is 1 mile of gentle hills and scenic views. Jogging strollers or all terrain wheel-chairs are recommended.

5K Course Map | Half Marathon Course Map 


Post Race

Invite friends & family to join you in a post-race celebration.  This family-friendly community event will feature music, pumpkin Olympics (bowling, ring-toss, etc.), and tailgate to raise funds for "The Garden Workshop" at Zachariah's Acres!  Our grillmasters will have hot dogs, brats, chips, and beer available for a suggested donation.  All proceeds benefit children with special needs, and their families!  

After the run, stay for family fun including music by Keith Pulvermacher, pumpkin olympics, and a grill out. 


Race Price

Schedule 5K Family Run Walk Roll 1/2 Marathon
Now - four weeks prior to race $30 $20 $45
Four weeks - two week prior to race $35 $25 $50
Two weeks - day prior to race day $40 $30 $55
Race Day TBD TBD TBD
 

Private Property

Zachariah's Acres is a private facity NOT open to the public.  Please do not preview the course prior to race day.  The facility is open to the public ONLY on race day.


Refer your friends and save money on registration!

For every three registrations, we will refund $10.00 of your registration fee.  Two ways to do it.

Facebook
At registration checkout, you will be given the option to share your registration on Facebook.  If 3 people register from that post, shazam we will refund $10. 

Email
On your registration receipt, there will be a registration link. Share that link and we will refund $10 for every 3 registrations.
You can find the registration link by logging into your Run Sign Up account and email the receipt to yourself.  The software will keep track of friends registering from your link and Facebook post.

Schedule: 

7:00 packet pickup
8:00 half marathon start
9:00 5K and family walk / roll start

Awards: 

Overall Male & Female will receive medals. Top 3 male & female finishers in 5 year age groups will receive a custom medal.  Half marathon finishers will receive a custom finishers medal.

There will be an finisher awards ceramony for all the family walk / roll participants.

Timing: 

The race is chip timed by Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC.  

How to wear your bib

Aid Station: 

Water and sports drinks are available on course and the finish line.

Tshirts: 

All participants registered before September 28th are guaranteed a custom dry wick unisex race shirt.  After that shirts be available while on line supplies last. Any extra shirts will be distrubuted after the race on a first come first serve basis.  

Volunteers: 

We need volunteers for everything from goody bag stuffing to course marshals. If you or your group have an interest in volunteering, we would greatly appreciate the assistance.  

Register to volunteer HERE.

Weather / Refund Policy: 

Refunds are not permitted for any reason.

The event will be held unless severe weather occurs. In the event of severe weather, the race director may delay or cancel the event.  If the event is canceled, there will be no refunds. This event has a NO REFUND policy.

 

This event is a Silver Circle Sports Events, LLC produced, timed & managed event.  Need help with an event?  Contact us HERE.