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Madison Area Running Series is a series of run/walk events in Madison, WI and its surrounding areas

List of Events for 2018- The MARS 2018 schedule will undergo changes.

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# Day Date Name LocationFull Points Partial PointsStarting Time
1Mon 01/01/2018 New Years Day Dash Middleton, WI 5 miles 2 miles walk 5mi run/2mi walk at 10:00AM
2Sat 02/10/2018 Valentines 5k Madison, WI 5k  11:00am
3Sat 03/03/2018 Freeze for Food Madison, WI 10k 5k 5k at 12:00PM
10k at 1:00PM
4Sat 03/24/2018 50 Furlong Paoli, WI 5.5 miles this year  11:30AM
5Sat 04/07/2018 Black Earth 10 Quasi Classic Run Black Earth, WI 10 miles 2 miles run/walk 10:00AM
6Sat 04/28/2018 Crazylegs Classic Madison, WI 8k run 2 mile walk 10:00AM 8k run
10:00AM 2 mile walk
7Sat 05/05/2018 Lake Monona Monona, WI 20k 5k 9:00am
8Thu 06/14/2018 * WTC Track Series 3k ** Oregon, WI 3k only  5:30PM Field events
6:00PM Running events
8:40PM estimated for 3k
No 1mile event for this day
9Sat 06/16/2018 * Strawberry Fest ** Sun Prairie, WI 10k 5k 8:00AM for 5k and 10k
9:30AM for kids 50yd and 100yd
10Sat 08/11/2018 Depot to Depot ** Black Earth, WI 5 miles  8:05am
11Sat 09/01/2018 * Cow Chip Classic ** Prairie du Sac, WI 10k Run 5k 8:00am
12Sat 10/06/2018 Indian Lake Trail Run ** Cross Plains, WI TBD TBD 9:00AM
13Sun 10/21/2018 * Fall 15k ** Madison, WI 15k 15k relay 9:00am
14Sun 11/04/2018 Madison Turkey Trot ** Madison, WI 5 miles 5k Kids 1/4 mile 9:30AM
5k at 10:00AM
5 miles at 11:00AM
*Indicates race date is approximate
**Indicates race information has not been completely verified

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Race Number10
NameDepot to Depot
NoticeNew in 2016: the last two miles will be held on wolf run trail. See
Info Verified Not all information shown has been verified!
Distances5 mile run | 5 mile walk
Distance Full Points5 miles
Location LandmarkBlack Earth State Bank
Location1030 Mills St.
Black Earth, WI 53515
Location Interactive Map
Day Registration Time6:30am
Early Registration Web Link
Start Time8:05am
DirectorDavid Cooper
Director Phone Day [608] 767 -2281
Director Phone Evening [608] 767 -2281
Director Email
Records24:31 Scott Jenkins '96
28:40 Liz Reusser '99
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