The cost before March 24, 2017 is $5 for under age 18, $20 for adults and $60 for mushing teams of three. Day of race fees are $5, $25 and $75, respectively.
For more information, call 608-362-3683 or visit BeloitMealsOnWheels,org
Mushing for Meals is a 10K run and 5K run/walk, presented by Kerry and Regal, to benefit Beloit Meals On Wheels.
This scenic course begins at Horace White Park, picks up the Steve Gregg Memorial Path on the Rock River, moves past Beloit College and around the lagoon at Riverside Park and back.
The 10K continues north past the lagoon, over the Ken Hendricks Memorial Bridge, then behind Beloit Memorial High School. It is a flat and fast course.
Participants in the 5K can compete as a mushing teams. Teams must have three participants physically attached single file throughout the race.
Participants may be creative as to what materials they use to physically attach themselves to one another -- the crazier the better because teams compete for best costumes with a $150 top prize. .
5K and 10K runs
First-, second- and third-place male and female finishers by age group will be recognized. Age groups are 14 and younger, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, and 75 and older.
Top male and female overall finishers in the 5K and 10K each receive $100.
Mini Mush kids fun run
The Mini Mush is for kids 10 and under and takes place in Horace White Park. There will be mystery mascots on the course to cheer the kids on while they run.