Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 5k & 10k Race
Ingawanis Woodland | Eagle Lodge
2588 Hawthorne Ave
7:45 AM Race Registration
9:00 AM Snowshoe Race Starts
A Family Fun Hike will take place for families wanting to experience the outdoors and snowshoeing. Registrations will only be accepted online the morning of the event and will be $15/family. After the hike enjoy a warm campfire, winter sport demos, refreshments, and more courtesy of the Bremer County Nature Alliance.
10:30 AM: Iowa Games Family Snowshoe Hike
11:30: Lunch for those returning from hike or just arriving
12:30-1:15 PM: Cedar River Readers
1:15-2:30 PM: Second snowshoe hike led by Sarah Beckman or hike on own. Skiing, Snow snake, Fox & Geese game, 3 Fat bikes available to try. Demo Winter Camping.
The Iowa Games welcomes the growing sport of snowshoeing! The event will take place at the Ingawanis Woodland Park, Janesville, IA. A 5k and 10k events will be offered and run on a variety of snow surfaces including: packed, powder, and single track. Snowshoes are available if needed.
The 5k is a qualifying race for the 2017 Junior Snowshoe National Championships (Eua Claire, Wisconsin)
The 10k is a qualifying race for the 2017 Senior Snowshoe National Championships (Eua Claire, Wisconsin)
A 2 Mile, Family Fun Hike will take place for families wanting to experience the outdoors and snowshoeing. Registrations will only be accepted onsite the morning of the event and will be $15/family.
Age Determining Date
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Awards sponsored by Grinnell Mutual
Gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded in each division. All 9 & Under participants will receive a participation medal!