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Salute the Troops 10th annual races will take place on Saturday, May 29. Registration is open now! Please note, registration price increases after March 31, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT. To learn more, please visit the website or email the race coordinator.

Half Marathon

 Saturday, May 29, 2021
Start Time: 7:00 am
Start Location: Lakeside Park – Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Route: See map below
Packet Pickup: Race day packet pickup is available on Saturday morning from 6am until 6:45am. Timing Chips will be available at Packet Pickup.

Online registration closes at midnight, May 27, 2021. Participants can still register on the day of the event. ​Racers must finish within three hours.

Awards are presented on race day to the overall male & female finishers, the top male & female finishers in each age category (excluding the overall winners), and the top male & female veteran finisher.

The top overall male and female finishers will receive a plaque and $200 — talk about a run for your money! We are proud of you! All Half Marathon finishers receive a finishers medal.

Dobogai Memorial 5K Race

Saturday, May 29, 2021
Start Time: 7:30 am
Start Location: Lakeside Park – Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Route: See map below
Packet Pickup: Race day packet pickup is available on Saturday morning from 6am until 6:45am. Timing Chips will be available at Packet Pickup.

Online registration closes at midnight on May 27, 2021. Participants can still register on the day of the event.

Awards are presented on race day to the overall male & female finishers, the top male & female finishers in each age category (excluding the overall winners), and the top male & female veteran finisher overall.

Brandon Michael Memorial Ruck March

Saturday, May 29, 2021
Start Time:

Half-Marathon Ruck ($60) Start Time 6:00 a.m.

5K Ruck ($20) Start Time w/ 5k race @ 7:00 a.m.

(dogs are welcome on the 5k Ruck)
Start Location: Lakeside Park – Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Route: See map below
Packet Pickup: Race day packet pickup is available on Saturday morning from 6am until 6:45am. Timing Chips will be available at Packet Pickup.

Online registration closes at midnight on May 27, 2021. Participants can still register the day of the event.

Packs are required to get the full effect- 20 lbs are recommended but not mandatory.

This race is done in partnership with NAMI Fond du Lac.

Fox Valley Savings Bank 2021 Kids’ Race

Saturday, May 29, 2021
Start Time: 9:30 am
Start Location: Lakeside Park – Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

This is a kids “fun run” for participants 12 and under. Also, kids will have timed bib tags.

 Registration Fee: $10 (Online registration closes at midnight on May 27, 2021. Participants can still register the day of the event.)

All kids who finish the race will receive a participation ribbon.

Price: Varies by race

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