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Gopher to Badger Half Marathon

August 10, 2024

Stillwater, MN

Get ready to scurry along in the ultimate rivalry showdown! The Gopher to Badger Half Marathon is back, paws-itively thrilling runners on 10th August 2024 in Stillwater MN. Lace up your spirit animals, as gophers and badgers dash through picturesque trails, proving who's the fastest critter in town!
Get ready to scurry along in the ultimate rivalry showdown! The Gopher to Badger Half Marathon is back, paws-itively thrilling runners on 10th August 2024 in Stillwater MN. Lace up your spirit animals, as gophers and badgers dash through picturesque trails, proving who's the fastest critter in town!
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About The Gopher to Badger Half Marathon

The Gopher to Badger Half Marathon, held on August 10, 2024, in Stillwater, MN, is the ultimate opportunity for runners to represent their state in an epic showdown. This exhilarating race starts in the beautiful Stillwater area and culminates in Hudson, Wisconsin, as runners cross the iconic I-94 bridge over the picturesque St. Croix River.

What sets this race apart is not just the thrilling competition, but also the long-standing tradition of friendly rivalry between the states. Since 1997, this annual event has attracted participants from all over, offering half marathon, 10K, and 5K distances. It’s not just about winning; it’s about experiencing the camaraderie and pride that comes with racing for your state.

Stillwater, the starting point of this race, is a charming town known for its historic architecture, stunning river views, and vibrant atmosphere. Runners will soak in the scenic beauty as they traverse through the city’s well-preserved streets, creating an immersive and memorable race experience.

August in Stillwater promises delightful weather for running enthusiasts. With temperatures averaging in the mid-70s, participants can expect a comfortable and enjoyable race day. The moderate climate, combined with the breathtaking scenery along the course, makes this race an absolute delight for all runners.

As the Gopher to Badger Half Marathon concludes in Hudson, Wisconsin, runners can look forward to a festive post-race celebration. The city welcomes participants with open arms, offering delectable local cuisine and lively festivities to revel in the accomplishment of achieving their personal best.

Join us for the Gopher to Badger Half Marathon, where runner camaraderie, stunning landscapes, and friendly rivalry converge into an unforgettable experience. Lace up those shoes, bring your state pride, and get ready to conquer the Gopher to Badger challenge like never before!

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