Come join us in Kenosha for a marathon, half marathon, or 5k run and make your dreams come true. Bring your friends along and you can participate in our new Team Challenge, too!
Sweet Dreams Are Made Of Cheese!
Picture yourself at a race. Picture yourself running along Lake Michigan on a beautiful May day. Picture yourself talking and laughing with a couple people you met along the course. Picture yourself crossing the finish line with your hands held high because you accomplished your goal!
It isn’t a dream. It is the Wisconsin Marathon!
Our race offers everything you can dream of, plus our famous Big Cheese Medal and a brat and beer at our Post Race Party!
You don’t have to travel the world or the seven seas to find the race of your dreams. You only have to come as far as the Wisconsin Marathon!
FUN STATS! 2015 marks Year 7 for the event. As of April 20, 2015: Registered participants are from 41 states plus D.C. and six countries- US, Mexico, Canada, Taiwan, Norway, and the Bahamas. 45% of the runners are from Wisconsin and 40% are from Illinois. 60% are female, 40% are male. The largest age group is 35-39; there are four runners over 75. There are 350 volunteers and 2,000 gallons of water on the course plus Gatorade.
Marathon (Male): 2:29:34, 2009, James Akita, Elmhurst, IL
Marathon (Female): 2:57:57, 2012, Karrie Hamstra-Wright, Chicago, IL
Half Marathon (Male): 1:12:31, 2014, Logan Beausoleil, Davenport, IA
Half Marathon (Female): 1:19:41, 2012, Danna Kelly, West Des Moines, IA