EVENTS: The 5k and 15k courses are run over paved roads in the rolling hills north of Muenster. It is fast, scenic and challenging. (For PDF map of route, click here.)
RACE TIMING: Automated timing by Racing Systems, Inc. will be used at this event. Disposable D-Tags may be picked up with your packet on race day, at registration (KC Hall), with your race number. You must wear a d-tag to be timed and eligible for awards. Age group awards will be determined by chip time.
Please Note - We will not send mailed registration forms this year! You may print off the form from the website or register online.
Online Registrations. Prices are as follows:
$18.00 thru March 14th
$20.00 March 15th - April 15th
$25.00 April 16th - April 25th
*getmeregistered.com will add a fee to the price above for processing online registrations. 2) Via Mail - Send completed and signed entry blank with the $25.00 entry fee (make checks payable to "Germanfest Fun Run") to the address on the form. Packet pickup will be the day of the race at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 403 N. Oak, Muenster, Texas.
- 3) Packet Pick Up 4/19-4/24 (10am to 7pm) at Run On or 4/19-4/26 by noon at Lora's Flowers.
- A) RUN ON - Stores located in Dallas, Coppell and Richardson.
- B) LORA'S FLOWERS & GIFTS - Muenster @ 213 N. Main, 940-759-4080.
4) RACE DAY - $30.00 on Race Day at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 3rd and Oak in Muenster from 10:30 am until start of race, (940)759-2979.
PLEASE NOTE: We now have packet pickup for pre-registered runners who register online or via mail. Pre-registrants should pickup packets at the store they specified during registration. This will include a t-shirt, Germanfest entry pass and drink voucher, bib number and timing tag.
FREEBIES!: First 1,200 particpants will receive a FREE T-Shirt (Please pre-register to get your correct size shirt), a FREE PASS into the Germanfest Grounds (Sunday Only), and TWO FREE DRINK TICKETS for beer, Powerade or soft drinks - redeemable on the Germanfest Grounds (until 5pm -Sunday Only)
AWARDS CEREMONY: There are several age divisions for both male and female. Each will be presented a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place medal. Overall awards will also be presented to the Overall winners and Overall Master's winners (age 40+). Winners will be announced and awards presented beginning at 2:30pm at the reserved area on the Germanfest Grounds. YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO RECEIVE AWARDS - AWARDS WILL NOT BE MAILED. (See last years results and age divisions on the website!)
AFTER THE RACE: Runners are given a pass to the Germanfest grounds, where they can participate in all Germanfest activities, and each runner will receive two FREE Tickets for beer, Powerade or soft drinks.
RAIN OR SHINE: There will be a run and there will be no refunds. The Germanfest Fun Run staff will not be responsible for mailing T-shirts to runners who fail to run or pick up their shirts on race day.
REST STOPS/SAG WAGONS: Rest stops will be placed approximately 3 miles apart. Water, fruit and other liquids will be available. Medical aid will be provided along the route and at the finish. If at any point, our medical personnel determines that you should not continue, you will be detained and/or returned to the start by a sag wagon. Fill out your race number bib so you can be identified in case of emergency.
MEDICAL FACILITIES: The Muenster Memorial Hospital and local doctors and nurses will be available to assist with any complications. Emergency ambulance service and qualified paramedics will also be available.
PROCEEDS: Any profits from the races are channeled through the Muenster Knights of Columbus to various charitable organizations in Cooke County. Fun Run Results: 2013 2012 2011 2010 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Pictures from the Past
From 2010: 5K 15KFrom 2006: #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7
From earlier years: #1 #2 #3 #4
For further information:
Germanfest Fun Run
P.O. Box 247, Muenster, TX 76252
Muenster Chamber of Commerce