August 17, 2019 - Register Now!



Welcome to the 11th Annual Madison Mini-Marathon, 5K & Kids Run!

We pride ourselves with producing a world-class event and the best participant experience. We have some exciting new changes for 2019, and we invite you to experience them first hand, no matter if you’re a seasoned runner or a first-time participant. This scenic 13.1 mile journey will showcase some of the best Madison has to offer.

All 2019 participants will receive:

  • Instant Free Race Photos
  • Super Soft Tri Blend Race Shirt
  • Coolest Bottle Opener Finisher Medal
  • Best 14th Mile Post-Race Party on the Terrace with a free beer, soda and live music
  • Only Nationally celebrated Cheer Challenge stations bringing energy throughout the course

2019 NEWS:

Illini-Badger Half Marathon Challenge


  • All participants who register for and finish both the Christie Clinic Illinois Half Marathon in Champaign-Urbana, IL, on April 27 and the Madison Mini-Marathon in Madison, WI, on August 17 are eligible for the Illini-Badger Half Marathon Challenge. (Participants who run the Half I-Challenge on race weekend in Champaign-Urbana also qualify)
  • Run two memorable half marathons in two great cities and receive three fantastic medals—at no additional cost! Run 26.2 miles between two great races and receive a commemorative Illini-Badger Half Marathon Challenger finisher medal to go with your Illinois Half Marathon medal and your Madison Mini-Marathon medal.
  • Top three male and female OPEN finishers (based on combined times in the two events) will receive a special award.
  • Top three male and female MASTERS finishers (based on combined times in the two events) will receive a special award.