A flat, fast, USATF certified course starting at 6th and Deal Street the course proceeds north to Dane Lane, east to Love Lake Road around beautiful farm country, and back to Lyle Day Park. Race time is 8am.
The 5k is a great race for runners of all abilities. It follows the 10k route out to just past the aid station and then returns to Lyle Day Park. It is USATF Certified. Race time is 8:15
Add a layer of competition and fun by forming a team AT NO EXTRA COST! Top 5 finishers in a race, per team will have times combined for a team score. There is a business and open division in both the 5k and 10k. No form needed. Just register each team member under the same team name.
The non-timed walk course is on the same route as the 5 and 10k . This in an untimed event with no age group awards. Participants are eligible for the random prize drawings. Start time is immediately following the 5k runners.
Scandia Jr Run with Vikings is at 7:45 am.
Enjoy a 400m out and back fun run for ages 11 and under.
The Scandia Run was started in 1975 by the Junction City High School Cross Country Team in cooperation with the Junction City Parks and Recreation Department. The Scandia Run & Walk is now owned by Valley South Athletic Club, a 501(c)3 non-profit that endeavors to promote athletics and scholarship in our community. Proceeds from the Scandia Run are used to support the track and cross-country programs of Junction City High School & Oaklea Middle School.