Thin Mint Sprint 5k/10k and Kids Shortbread Shuffle

This 5K fun run/walk is a celebration of Girl Scouts, being active, and community involvement. The chip-timed race begins at 8:30 am in front of the Pine Pavilion in Carson Park in Eau Claire, WI and is open to anyone. After the race, there…

Shamrock Shuffle 5k

The Shamrock Shuffle 5K starts on UW-Eau Claire’s upper campus, down the infamous Garfield Avenue hill, over the scenic university footbridge and follows the river up the beautiful Chippewa Valley River trail. The race is a loop that begins…

Chippewa 50k/10k Trail Run

This 50k ultra marathon and 10k is a beautiful run along the Ice Age Trail in New Auburn. For more information, call. 50k starts at 8am, 10k starts at 9am. Held in late April.

Eau Claire Triathlon

Beginners and veteran triathletes alike have used our Sprint Triathlon as a great way to get their summers started with a bang. Compete individually or as part of a team. The race course includes a swim in Halfmoon Lake, a bike ride through…

Fido & Friends Fun Run

Fundraiser for the Eau Claire County Humane Association. Registration begins at 11am with the fun run starting at noon. Your furry friend is welcome to participate in the talent show. Vendor tables to visit and food concessions will be…

Chippewa Falls Parkview Color Run

All money raised from this fun and healthy event will be used to fund extra activities, projects and field trips not covered by school budgets. Online includes free t-shirt and color pack. After the event, there will be a Color Blast After…

Northstar Middle School Family Fun Run

Locust Lane PTO and Northstar PTSA host an Annual 2 Mile Family Run. Also a 1/4 mile run for the kids along the track. Each participant will be entered for prize drawings and fun family activities will be available. All proceeds from the…

Color Run

The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality. The YMCA is looking for 200 volunteers to help with this amazing and colorful event to make it not…

Girls on the Run of the Chippewa Valley 5k

Girls on the Run of the Chippewa Valley 5K Celebration is a great family friendly non timed run. Fun and festivities begin at 9am, race at 10am. You can register on race day too. Join GOTR to celebrate it's 10 years of being in the Chippewa…

Eau Claire Run Row Ride

The "Tri" Eau Claire Run Row Ride is a fun event to raise money for youth recreation scholarships. The triathlon follows the shores of the Chippewa River in Eau Claire, WI and is a non-timed event. Ride 10 mines through Eau Claire streets…

Tortoise and Hare 5k + Free Kids Fun Run

Annual run/walk 5k with a free kids run to follow along with a free picnic for all participants and ITC members. A portion of this years proceeds will go towards the Pinehurst Project. Register online. Held in late July.

Colordash 5k - Benefiting The Eau Claire Children's Theatre

The Color Dash is a color-based fun run benefiting the Eau Claire Children’s Theatre. Runners will start with a clean white shirt and at each kilometer colored powder will be thrown at the runners, resulting in runners covered in color by…

Festival Foods Turkey Trot

A 5 mile run and a 2 mile walk and is open to everyone of all ages and abilities. This event is meant to be fun for the whole family, not just seasoned athletes. The Turkey Trot is perfect for anyone who wants to kick off Thanksgiving Day…

Fall Back Blast Trail Run

A fun but challenging trail run using the single track and ski trails of Eau Claire’s finest County Park. Your distance choices include a 50K, 25K and 12.5K. The race is limited to the first 300 registrants, so sign up before it’s too…

Zombie Fun Run - Benefit for Girl Scouts

The Zombie Run happens at dusk and is roughly a 2-mile course that ventures into the zombie infested woods and trails of North Lowes Creek, where previous haunts have been encountered in days past. This is not a hard core run, but runners…

Carson Park Five and Ten + Kid's BOO-gie Run

Half Moon 5K run/walk and Carson Park 10 mile run. Kids and adult costume contest and Paul Bunyan lookalike contest at 11am. Pancake breakfast 8:30-11:30am. Held in late Oct.

Run for the Lights

A family orientated 5k and 1 Mile Run/ Walk through the Irvine Park and the Christmas Village. All proceeds go to the Christmas Village. Chip timed 5k. Race starts at 4pm in the Irvine Park Main Pavilion. There will be awards, refreshments,…

Frigid 8 and Thermal 3

An eight-mile and three-mile run. Through the open fields, rolling hills, and dairy farms west of Chippewa Falls. Each participant receives a long sleeve shirt. There will be several prizes, food, beverages, and home-cooked chili. The race…

Run Santa Run 5K

Bring your holiday cheer to Downtown Eau Claire for this festive 5k. Runners will set off on a beautiful winter wonderland tour of downtown Eau Claire with 3 holiday stations including cookies, mistletoe and candy canes wish hot chocolate…

ITC's Ugly Sweater Run

Fun run while wearing your favorite "Ugly Sweater". There will have warm beverages and sweet treats to follow. A prize will be awarded for the "ugliest" or as some might say the "most festive" holiday attire. Collecting donations of new warm…

Winterfest Cold & Bold Fun Run/Walk

A 5K run/walk to benefit the Chippewa Falls and Eau Claire YMCA. This event offers participants an opportunity to enjoy a scenic 3.1 mile race course groomed on little Lake Wissota. If you enjoy snowshoeing, enjoy a one mile snowshoe run…

Puddle Jump 5k Fun Run/Walk

Puddle Jump proceeds will help fund Longfellow's After-School 21st Century Community Learning Center (C.L.C.) and student scholarships for community programs. Groups can register as a team and receive t-shirts with their team name printed on…

The Oz Run

Wizard of Oz themed 5K Run/Walk and Half Marathon benefitting Irvine Park and this year: Chippewa County 4-H. Registered runners get race shirt and medal. Finish line festival with runner costume contest, prizes for top finishers, live music,…

Speedy Eity Run/Walk

Includes 1,4 and 7-mile run/walks. The 7-mile registration begins at 7 a.m.; subsequent races follow. Go to active.com and search Speedy Eity to see the full schedule of events. A free Kids Fun Run, geared toward youth ages 10 and younger,…

Spectrum Shuffle

A 10k, 5k, and one mile fun run in support of the Autism Society Chippewa Valley. Part of Altoona's Cinder City Days celebration. Held in mid-June.

Farmer Frolic 5K Run/Walk

The Farmer Frolic is a family friendly 5K run/walk through the beautiful Chippewa Valley countryside. Participants have a chance to learn about local food, agriculture, and health and then enjoy a day on the farm.

Sherman Star River Run

The Sherman Star River Run is a self-timed 2 mile fun run/walk to benefit the students of Sherman Elementary School. The course begins at Owen Park and runs along the scenic Chippewa River Trail to Phoenix Park. From there, participants will…

Robbins Elementary Run, Walk and Roll Fundraiser

5k race/bike tour at 8:45am, Robbins Sprint (sprint for elementary age children) at 9:30am, 5K Run/Walk at 10am. Also raffles, free food, bouncy houses, obstacle course and lots of other family-friendly fun. More information. Held in late…

Southview Bear Crawl 5K & 1 Mile Run/Walk

Two course distances are offered. All proceeds will go toward the purchase of an inclusive playground so children of all ages, cognitive levels and abilities can play equally and break down barriers during playtime. Race Starts at 9am, with…

Run With the Cops 5K for Special Olympics

Join dozens of law enforcement officers for this 5k to benefit local Special Olympics athletes. Do you have what it takes to outrun the cops? This unique evening glow run follows a 5k run and 1 mile walk route on campus and through parts of…

Chippewa Valley Montessori FootSlog Trail Run & Nature Walk

A 5K trail run/walk and family friendly 1 mile footslog featuring a nature quest/scavenger hunt. This event takes place on the beautiful Lowe's Creek Trails in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. Proceeds of this fun, family friendly event benefit the…

Leader-Telegram Buckshot Run for Special Olympics

This 2 mile run/walk in beautiful Carson Park is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin. It’s family friendly and tough enough for the hard-core competitors. This 2 and 5 mile run/walk in and around beautiful Carson Park and downtown…

Eau Claire Marathon

More than 3,000 runners will take to the streets for the eighth annual Eau Claire Marathon.The full marathon may have sold out, but there is still space to register for the Half Marathon. The 5K, Kid's Run, and Diaper Dash also still have…