Lederhosenlauf 5k—Saturday, June 9 at 8 a.m.
The Germanic-American Institute in partnership with Charities Challenge is kicking off Deutsche Tage with the Lederhosenlauf 5K, a fun run with a Germanic flair. Prizes for best individual and team costumes. Free beer and brat after the run. Prefer to walk? We call it a Gesundheitsspaziergang and it’s good for you! Kids can join the fun with their own ¼ mile run.
Begin and end at the Germanic-American Institute on Summit Avenue in St. Paul. Pro-timed USATF certified course in the beautiful St. Paul Cathedral/Summit Avenue neighborhood. Results by Youth, Open, and Masters USATF divisions.
Race day schedule
6:45–7:55 a.m. Race day registration
8 a.m. Run and walk line-up
8:10 a.m. Run and walk begins
9:15 a.m. Kids ¼ mile fun run begins
Fees and registration
By May 31, 2018: $38 race fee + $3 sign-up fee
June 1–7: $42 race fee + $3 sign-up fee
Day of race, June 9: $50
Register online at bit.ly/lederhosenlauf
Contact Gary Westland of Charities Challenge with questions about race day and registration.
Fahrradtour 27k—Saturday, June 9 at 9:30 a.m.
Fahrradtour is German for bicycle ride and we have a gorgeous route planned for this leisurely tour. The ride is a 27k (17 mile) guided route on open roads, beginning and ending at the Germanic-American Institute. After the Fahrradtour, enjoy a free beer or other beverage!
PLEASE NOTE: All riders are required to wear a helmet for the duration of the ride. Riders will also need to complete a waiver prior to the ride, so please arrive with enough time to do so.
The ride is a 27k (17 mile) guided route on open roads, beginning and ending at the Germanic-American Institute. See course map below.
Ride day schedule
9 a.m. Check in at GAI
9:30 a.m. Ride begins
Return to GAI for Deutsche Tage culture and festivities!
This event is free but registration is required.
Register online at bit.ly/GAIFahrradtour
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