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Get out on your feet and exercise while raising money for charity.

Chippewa 50k/10k Trail Run

This 50k ultra marathon and 10k is a beautiful run along the Ice Age Trail in New Auburn. For more information, call. 50k starts at 8am, 10k starts at 9am. Held in late April.

Chippewa Moraine State Recreation Area, 13394 County Hwy. M
New Auburn

Chippewa Falls Parkview Color Run

All money raised from this fun and healthy event will be used to fund extra activities, projects and field trips not covered by school budgets. Online includes free t-shirt and color pack. After the event, there will be a Color Blast After…

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds, 225 Edward St.
Chippewa Falls

Chippewa Valley Montessori FootSlog Trail Run & Nature Walk

A 5K trail run/walk and family friendly 1 mile footslog featuring a nature quest/scavenger hunt. This event takes place on the beautiful Lowe's Creek Trails in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Proceeds of this fun, family friendly event benefit the…

S. Lowes Creek Rd.
Eau Claire

Color Run

The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality. The YMCA is looking for 200 volunteers to help with this amazing and colorful event to make it not…

Carson Park
Eau Claire

Colordash 5k - Benefiting The Eau Claire Children's Theatre

The Color Dash is a color-based fun run benefiting the Eau Claire Children’s Theatre. Runners will start with a clean white shirt and at each kilometer colored powder will be thrown at the runners, resulting in runners covered in color by…

Cinder City Park, Spooner Ave & 10th St.
 (715) 839-8877

Eau Claire Marathon

More than 3,000 runners will take to the streets for the eighth annual Eau Claire Marathon.The full marathon may have sold out, but there is still space to register for the Half Marathon. The 5K, Kid's Run, and Diaper Dash also still have…

Carson Park
Eau Claire

Eau Claire Run Row Ride

The "Tri" Eau Claire Run Row Ride is a fun event to raise money for youth recreation scholarships. The triathlon follows the shores of the Chippewa River in Eau Claire, WI and is a non-timed event. Ride 10 mines through Eau Claire streets…

Hobbs Ice Center Parking Lot, 915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire
 (715) 839-5032

Eau Claire Triathlon

Beginners and veteran triathletes alike have used our Sprint Triathlon as a great way to get their summers started with a bang. Compete individually or as part of a team. The race course includes a swim in Halfmoon Lake, a bike ride through…

Half Moon Lake
Eau Claire