Salute the Troops Memorial Races

Saturday, May 29, 2021 at 6:00am

Lakeside Park
555 North Park Avenue
Fond du Lac, WI 54935

Please call before attending any community events. It is likely that they will be postponed or canceled as a result of the coronavirus. You can find CDC coronavirus information at cdc.gov/coronavirus; AARP has additional resources at aarp.org/coronavirus.

Half Marathon

Start Time: 7:00 am

Packet Pickup: Race day packet pickup is available on Saturday morning from 6am until 6:45am. Timing Chips will be available at Packet Pickup.

Online registration closes at midnight, May 27, 2021. Participants can still register the day of the event. ​Racers must finish within three hours.

Awards are presented on race day to the overall male & female finishers, the top male & female finishers in each age category (excluding the overall winners), and the top male & female veteran finisher.
The top overall male and female finishers will receive a plaque and $200 -- talk about a run for your money! We are proud of you! All Half Marathon finishers receive a finishers medal.

Click Here for Half Marathon Course Map

Dobogai Memorial 5K Race

Start Time: 7:30 am

Packet Pickup: Race day packet pickup is available on Saturday morning from 6am until 6:45am. Timing Chips will be available at Packet Pickup.
Online registration closes at midnight on May 27, 2021. Participants can still register the day of the event.

Awards are presented on race day to the overall male & female finishers, the top male & female finishers in each age category (excluding the overall winners), and the top male & female veteran finisher overall.

Click Here for 5k Course Map

Brandon Michael Memorial Ruck March

Half-Marathon Ruck ($60) Start Time 6:00 a.m.

5K Ruck ($20) Start Time w/ 5k race @ 7:00 a.m.
(dogs are welcome on the 5k Ruck)

Packet Pickup: Race day packet pickup is available on Saturday morning from 6am until 6:45am. Timing Chips will be available at Packet Pickup.

Online registration closes at midnight on May, 27, 2021. Participants can still register the day of the event.

Packs are required to get the full effect- 20 lbs are recommended but not mandatory.

This race is done in partnership with NAMI Fond du Lac.

Fox Valley Savings Bank 2021 Kids' Race

Start Time: 9:30 am

This is a kids "fun run" for participants 12 and under. Also, kids will have timed bib tags.

Registration Fee: $10 (Online registration closes at midnight on May 27, 2021. Participants can still register the day of the event.)

All kids who finish the race will receive a participation ribbon.

Click Here for Registration

This event listing provided for the Fond du Lac community events calendar. Community events are not associated with or sponsored by AARP, but may be of interest to you. If you have an event to share, let us know!

Images provided by AmericanTowns.com, Ticketmaster

More from AARP in Fond du Lac

Upcoming AARP Events

View All AARP Events »


Find information about getting a COVID-19 vaccine in your state. CDC information is available at cdc.gov/coronavirus; additional AARP information and resources are at aarp.org/coronavirus. En español, visite aarp.org/elcoronavirus.

AARP Member Card

Join or Renew Today

JOIN FOR JUST $16 A YEAR

  • Immediate access to your member benefits
  • Discounts on travel and everyday savings
  • Subscription to the award-winning AARP The Magazine
  • An ally on the issues that matter most to you in Fond Du Lac
  • Free membership for your spouse or partner
JOIN NOW