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Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Director:
Brian Tungate
920-967-3641

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Superintendent:

Vince Maas

920-967-3642

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Administrative Assistant:
Lori Walbrun
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Second Floor, City Hall
140 Main Street
Menasha, Wisconsin
54952

Phone: 920-967-3640
Fax: 920-967-5272

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We had a great turn out for the 35th Annual Otto Grunski Runski sponsored by the Menasha Parks and Recreation department and The Neenah/Menasha YMCA on August 8, 2015. The kids' runs were also held on the streets around Jefferson Park. Mark your calendars for the 2016 race day on August 13...information will be posted in the spring!

If you placed in the top 3 in any age category and have not picked up your award, please call 920-967-3640 to make arrangements to receive your award.

2013 Race Results Click Here

2014 Race Results Click Here

2015 Race Results Click Here

 

          

 

Age Groups:

5K: (13 & under) (14-19) (20-29) (30-39)
(40-49) (50-59) (60-69) (70 & up)
(Wheelchair)
10K: (14-19) (20-26) (30-39)
(40-49) (50-59) (60-69) (70 & up)
(Wheelchair)

Awards:
Great t-shirts, only guaranteed to participants registered by August 7, 2016!  Unique prizes to the fastest male and female in each race. 

10K and 5K run:  plaques to 1st place in each age division, medals to 2nd and 3rd place finishers.   

2015 Registration Form

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Registration:
Avoid race day lines by registering on line. Note a small convenience fee is charged.

Other options include mailing in a downloaded registration form with the appropriate fee or registering the day of the event at the Jefferson Park Pavilion beginning at 6:30am.


Race starts and ends in Jefferson Park and proceeds along city streets. The run is fast and scenic, with a few turns and hills. Many runners experience personal records.

Water stations at approximately 1, 3 and 5 miles.  View the race map.

Miscellaneous:
Computerized race timing provided by Timing is Everything for the 5K and 10K events only.  Dressing facilities and showers available. Bottled water, fruit, cookies and bakery at finish. Results posted online.

Official Course Records:
10K Male 31:00 Jason Ryf 2004
previous record 31:03 Jason Ryf 2003
   
10K Female 36:22 Collette Goudrew 1983
2 Mile Male 9:13 Dave Lambert 1991
2 Mile Female 10:35 Judy Parker 1988

 

FunRunski Event Information

Saturday, August 13, 2016

This un-timed event takes place near the large pavilion in Jefferson Park.  It is a children's event to promote healthy activity.

Entry Fee and T-shirt:

$5 until August 7- t-shirts only guaranteed to participants registered by August 7!

$3** August 8 and after (no shirt)

Age Groups and Times:  
Ages 6 and Under 1/4 mile 10:00am
Ages 7 - 12 1/2 mile 10:05am
Awards Ceremony 10:15am

 

Awards:
T-shirt only guaranteed if registered by August 7, 2016, ribbon and top 3 finishers in each event will be recognized.

Registration:
Avoid race day lines by registering on line. Note a small convenience fee is charged. 

Other options include mailing in a downloaded registration form with the appropriate fee or registering the day of the event at the Jefferson Park Pavilion beginning at 6:30am.