Running Ventures

Event Calendar

Running Ventures owns and presents three signature events annually: O'Gara's Irish Run 8k and 5K in March, the Richard A Hoska Midsummer Mile Run in July, and the Drumstick Dash Thanksgiving Day Events on Thanksgiving Day. With these events Running Ventures strives to provide a great race experience for everyone, from novice to racer, with professional management, individual chip timing, and lots of fun for all. In addition, Running Ventures works with many other events throughout the year providing race management and timing services. Here also the focus of Running Ventures is on providing quality, professional services to ensure all goes smoothly and each participant is ready to come back next year.

2016 Calendar

March 19O'Gara's Irish Run 8K and 5K8K, 5KO'Gara's in St. PaulCelebrate St. Pat'sO'Gara's Irish Run
April 16Y Run5K, 10KLake CalhounRace benefits all Y programsY Run
May 7Run 4 Rights5KComo LakeRace supports women's rights
May 14Run Meadowbrook Run5KGolden ValleySupporting Meadowbrook School
May 21Joe Plant Memorial Run5KLake Phalen
May 28Oz Runs5k, 13.1 MilesChippewa Falls, Wi
May 30Brian Kraft 5K5KLake NokomisUSATF MN 5K ChampionshipUSATF MN
June 4Elk River Y 5K5KElk RiverSupport Y Programming
July 6Richard A Hoska Midsummer MileMileState FairgroundsIn memory of Richard A HoskaMidsummer Mile
August 6Festival of the Lakes Runs5K, 8KCentervillePart of community festivalCenterville 8K
August 20Moundsview Y Run5KSilver View ParkPart of Moundsville celebration
September 10SMHS Building Strength5KBattle Creek ParkSupports SMHS programming
Thanksgiving DayDrumstick Dash5K, 10K, One MileLake HarrietSupports Mpls Park Board Youth TrackDrumstick Dash