Get in Gear 10K, 5K, 2K & Half Marathon - 2019
42nd Annual

Friday, April 26, 2019 - Saturday, April 27, 2019 in Minneapolis, MN at Minnehaha Park


  • Half Marathon on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 9:00 AM

    » $75.00 registration (through 4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $80.00 registration (4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 4/26 at 8:00 PM US/Central)
    » Gift Redemption - Requires Gift Code
    » $10.00 Transfer IN: transfer code from original Half Marathon participant required
    » Upgrade existing 5k or 10k distance by selecting current half marathon fee. then enter 5K or 10K distance transaction code in the race distance change field found on step 2. (Available through April 23rd)
    Half Marathon Registration


  • 10K on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 9:00 AM

    » $55.00 registration (through 4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $60.00 registration (4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 4/26 at 8:00 PM US/Central)
    » Gift Redemption - Requires Gift Code
    » $10.00 Transfer IN: transfer code from original 10K participant required
    » $10.00 Downgrade from Half Marathon to 10K (HM transaction code required)
    » Upgrade existing 5k distance by selecting current 10K fee. then enter existing 5K distance transaction code in the race distance change field found on step 2. (Available through April 23rd)
    10K Registration


  • 5K on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 9:20 AM

    » $50.00 registration (through 4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $55.00 registration (4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 4/26 at 8:00 PM US/Central)
    » ROTC (current members only) registration
    » Gift Redemption - Requires Gift Code
    » $10.00 Transfer IN: transfer code from original 5K participant required
    » $10.00 Downgrade to 5K from Half Marathon or 10K (original transaction code required)
    5K Registration


  • Purchase as a Gift
    (enter Purchaser's Contact Information on Step 2)

    You will receive a Gift Code for your Giftee to use during registration

    » $75.00 Half Marathon (through 4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $80.00 Half Marathon (4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 4/26 at 8:00 PM US/Central)
    » $55.00 10K (through 4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $60.00 10K (4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 4/26 at 8:00 PM US/Central)
    » $50.00 5K (through 4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $55.00 5K (4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central through 4/26 at 8:00 PM US/Central)
    Purchase a Gift


  • 2K-3K-4K pick your distance fun run - Ages 6 & Up on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 6:00 PM
    This new feature to our popular 2K will allow registrant to pick your distance on event day to turn around at either the 2K turnaround, the 3K turnaround or the 4K turnaround point.

    » $25.00 registration (through 4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    » $10.00 Transfer IN: transfer code from original 2K-3K-4K (Ages 6 and up) participant required
    Fun Run - Ages 6 & Up Registration


  • 2K-3K-4K pick your distance fun run - Ages 5 & Under on Friday, April 26, 2019 at 6:00 PM
    This new feature to our popular 2K will allow registrant to pick your distance on event day to turn around at either the 2K turnaround, the 3K turnaround or the 4K turnaround point.

    » $5.00 registration (through 4/25 at 11:59 PM US/Central)
    Fun Run - Ages 5 & Under Registration


  • Transfer Existing Entry to New Registrant
    Existing registrants: Use this form to obtain a code which you will give to the new registrant.

    » Half Marathon - Transfer Out
    » 10K - Transfer Out
    » 5K - Transfer Out
    » 2K-3K-4K (Ages 6 and up) - Transfer Out
    Transfer to Another Participant


  • Defer to 2020

    Online registration is closed for this category.




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Event Information

No transfers, upgrades, or downgrades between Friday and Saturday events.

Start Times

  • The 2K-3K-4K Fun Run starts at 6 PM on Friday.
  • The Half Marathon and 10K start at 9 AM on Saturday.
  • NOTE: All Half-Marathon and 10K participants are expected to complete the course by 12 PM (noon) when the roads are scheduled to re-open.
  • The 5K starts at 9:20 AM on Saturday.
  • NOTE: All 5K participants will be expected to complete the course by 11:30 AM.

Packet Pickup

2019 race information coming soon.

Post-Race Food

2019 race information coming soon.

Timing and Scoring


  • Our race uses the MYLAPS Bibtags disposable timing chip system in the form of a sticker that comes attached to your bib number. The Get in Gear 10K, 5K and Half Marathon will use this timing system.
  • The 2K-3K-4K Fun Run will have a clock at the finish line.

Awards

Information on our awards is located on our website: www.getingearevents.com/awards.html

Parking Options

**VERY IMPORTANT**

There is no parking allowed at the Minnehaha Park on event morning.

Vehicles are subject to being ticketed if parked in a no parking area.

BE EARLY!!!


Additional 2019 race information coming soon.

Bag Drop

A courtesy bag drop will be provided for you at the bag drop tent that will have signage to direct you.

Water


  • Water tables will be available at the start and finish of all of the events.
  • One water stop is located at the 5K mark of the 10K course and adequate water stops with electrolyte fluid replacement drink will be placed on the half-marathon course.

Results


  • 10K, 5K & half-marathon finish times will be displayed, recorded, and complete results will be posted at our website by 6 PM on Saturday.
  • Finish times will be displayed at the finish for the 2K finishers.
  • No results will be posted on the website for the 2K-3K-4K Fun Run

Safety and Prohibitions


  • For the safety of your fellow participants, bicycles, inline skates, skateboards and dogs are not allowed on the race course.
  • The use of headphones and earphones is discouraged but not prohibited. See our FAQ for details: www.getingearevents.com/faq.html

Pre-Race


  • Park at the VAMC and hop a bus over to Minnehaha Park for the morning.
  • Your t-shirt may be picked up before or after events.

Lodging

Hampton Inn Eagan

Special Get in Gear room rate of $119.00 per night includes hot breakfast buffet.

A block of rooms has been reserved for April 26, 2019 - April 28, 2019. The special room rate will be available until April 2nd or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Contact Hampton Inn Eagan at 651-688-3343 and mention "Get in Gear" to reserve.

Volunteers

2019 race information coming soon.

Music

We will have music playing throughout the morning at the park for your enjoyment.

Post-Race Showers


  • Lifetime Fitness Highland Park, located just across the Ford Bridge in St. Paul offers hot showers to any participant able to show their bib number as proof.
  • Be prepared to fill out brief paperwork at the desk.

No Refunds

Entries are not refundable.

Our Main Charity Partner

Our charity partners are Girls on the Run Twin Cities and Minnesota Military Support of ROTC/JROTC

Funds donated by participants are matched by Get in Gear up to $5,000.00.

Questions?

For all event-related questions, please click on the *Contact the Organizers* button on the left-hand side of this page.


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