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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 2015- The MARS 2012 schedule will undergo changes.

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# Day Date Name LocationFull Points Partial PointsStarting Time
1Thu 01/01/2015 New Years Day Dash Middleton, WI 5 miles 2 miles walk 5mi run/2mi walk at 10:00AM
2Sat 01/17/2015 Freeze for Food Madison, WI 10k 5k 5k at 12:00PM
10k at 1:00PM
3Sat 02/14/2015 Valentines 5k Madison, WI 5k  11:00am
4Sat 03/14/2015 50 Furlong Paoli, WI 6.25 miles  11:30AM
5Sat 04/04/2015 Black Earth Black Earth, WI 10 miles 2 miles 10:00AM
6Sat 04/25/2015 Crazylegs Classic Madison, WI 8k run 2 mile walk 10:00AM 8k run
10:00AM 2 mile walk
7Sat 05/02/2015 * Lake Monona Monona, WI 20k 5k 9:00am
8Sat 06/20/2015 Strawberry Fest Sun Prairie, WI 10k 5k, 1 mile 8:00AM for 5k and 10k
9:30AM for kids 50yd and 100yd
9Thu 07/09/2015 * WTC Track Series 3k ** Madison, WI 3k only  5:30PM Field events
6:00PM Running events
8:30PM estimated for 3k
No 1mile event for this day
10Sun 07/26/2015 Capitol Mile Madison, WI 1 mile  3:00PM for runs
11Sat 08/08/2015 Depot to Depot Black Earth, WI 5 miles  8:05am
12Sat 09/05/2015 Cow Chip Classic ** Prairie du Sac, WI 10k 5k 8:00am
13Sun 09/27/2015 Huffin for Habitat Madison, WI 5k run 3k walk 10:00AM
14Sat 10/17/2015 Ghoulish Gallop Madison, WI 5k 10k 8:30am
15Sun 10/18/2015 Fall 15k Madison, WI 15k 15k relay 9:00am
16Sun 11/01/2015 Madison Turkey Trot  Madison, WI 5 miles 5k Kids 1/4 mile 9:30AM
5k at 10:00AM
5 miles at 11:00AM
17Thu 11/26/2015 Berbee Derby Fitchburg, WI 10k 5k 9:00AM 10k
9:20AM 5k
9:30AM Walk
*Indicates race date is approximate
**Indicates race information has not been completely verified

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Race Number2
NameFreeze for Food
NoticeThis Event goes on Regardless of Weather!
The event was held during all prior 30+ years
Info VerifiedAll information shown has been verified,
unless noted otherwise
Distances10k 5k
Distance Full Points10k
Distance Part Points5k
Location LandmarkHenry Vilas Park
LocationRegistration mail-in:
PO Box 1012
Madison, WI 53701

Race location:
1570 Vilas Park Dr.
Madison, WI 53715
Location Interactive Map
Race start: 
Day Registration Time5k at 11:15AM to 11:45AM
10k at 12:00PM to 12:45AM
Early Registration Web Link
Start Time5k at 12:00PM
10k at 1:00PM
DirectorJack Laun
Director Phone Day [608] 354 -1760
Director Phone Evening [608] 203 -6218
Director Email
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