On your mark, get set, go...as the Spirit of Jasper train whistle starts both the 5K Fun Run/Walk and a Duathlon in beautiful Jasper, Indiana! THe Duathlon is a consecutive 5K run, 15 mile bike, 5K run. Both of these fun, challenging events will start and finish around the gazebo area on the scenic Jasper Riverwalk. Bring your friends and family and join us for some fun at the Spirit of Jasper 5K Run Run/Walk and Duathlon!All registered participants will receive a Spirit Bag that includes a race t-shirt and valuable coupons from Jasper downtown merchants. Each participant will also be eligible to win attendance prizes donated by Jasper's Downtown Merchants.The 5K Fun Run/Walk and Duathlon will be timed. Participants in the Duathlon must have started their final 5K by 10:30am to receive a timed finish.The 15 mile bike ride in the Duathlon event will be on an open course. For both events, the top three overall male and female finishers will be given cash prizes. First place will receive $100, second place will receive $150, and third place will receive $25. Results will be posted on www.germanamerican.com Helmets are mandatory for the Duathlon.
Event schedule and times
- 7:00am-7:45am Spirit Bag Pick-up, Late Registration, Music, Bike set-up for Duathlon participants
- 7:55 am Final Instructions
- 8:00am Spirit of Jasper train whistle starts both events
- 9:30am Attendance prize drawings & Awards for 5K Run
- 10:30amDuathlon participants must be on the final 5K run