Striped Pig Wine Runs | 10k and 5k Walk/Run | June 11th, 2017

Online Registration Opens HERE at 8AM on March 14th!

Running. Walking. Wine. Food. Music. Massage. Friends. All in the heart of Missoula along the banks of the mighty Clark Fork River. Come celebrate the beginning of Summer with us!

Why is it called the Striped Pig?  The name of the race is a tip of the hat to the creative businessmen of the prohibition era who used to skirt alcohol laws by attracting thirsty spectators to buy a ticket to see a painted striped pig in a tent. Though the pig was what folks purchased a ticket for, everyone was really there for the free glass of rum served within the tent.  This is not a far cry from our own version of the striped pig attraction. Sure, we all signed up for the race, but we are sticking around for the wine!

Venue:

Silver Park,  Missoula. Silver Park is located to the west of the Osprey Stadium.

Registration:

*By registering you are automatically entered into a raffle for a Missoula Wine Merchants monthly wine club membership!

5K:

  • Early Bird: $25
  • Late Registration: $32
  • Race Day Registration: $37
    *No transfers or refunds 

10K:

  • Early Bird: $30
  • Late Registration: $37
  • Race Day Registration: $42
    *No transfers or refunds 

Kids Grape Juice Fun Run:

  • Free to all kiddos.  No registration necessary.  Just show up!

Corporate Challenge:

Interested in signing your business or organization up for our Striped Pig Corporate Challenge?

Corporate Challenge participants receive:
  • An opportunity to share a fun and festive event together with your coworkers by participating in either the 5K or 10K.
  • Early bird pricing up until race day
  • An entry into an exclusive corporate challenge drawing for prizes including a gift basket from Missoula Wine Merchants and gift cards from The Runner’s Edge.
  • Your business/organization listed on our event webpage.
         To sign up, contact race director Mike Foote at Mike@runnersedgemt.com

Race Day Schedule:

  • 12-3pm: Packet Pick Up at The Runner’s Edge (304 N Higgins Ave. Missoula, MT 59802)
  • 4-5pm: Packet Pick Up at Silver Park (Race Start/Finish Area)
  • 4:30pm: Kids Grape Juice Fun Run around Silver Park. No registration necessary. Free to all.
  • 5:00pm: 10K Race Start
  • 5:15pm: 5K Race Start
  • 5:45-8pm: Post race festivities at Silver Park.  Awards ceremony, wine, massage, food, music and more.

Each Participant Receives:

  • Chip timing
  • A Striped Pig logo’d wine glass
  • Two complimentary pours of wine from Missoula Wine Merchants.
  • Massage from one of the many massage therapists on hand from Massage Envy.
  • Finish line snacks

5K Course Map:

10K Course Map:

Start/Finish Line Location: (Silver Park, Missoula)

Awards Ceremony

Awards will be given in each race to the top three overall men and women & the winner of each age group.
Age Groups: 20 and under, 21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Aid Stations:

There will be one aid station with water and electrolyte drink at Mile 4.2 of  the 10K (junction of Kim Williams Trail and Van Buren footbridge).  There will be no aid station for the 5K.

Results:

Questions? Want to volunteer?

Please contact The Runners Edge at 406.728.9297

Thank you to our sponsors for their generous support of this event!

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