• Lake Nokomis Main Beach (map)
  • 5071 West Lake Nokomis Parkway
  • Minneapolis, MN, 55417
  • United States

2016 5K Awards

Do something healthy with or in memory of Dad this Father's Day. Chad and Jenni Greenway will host the 7th Annual "Gridiron Gallop" 5K Run/Walk.  There will be Viking player and cheerleader appearances with autograph opportunities for registered runners.  Funds from this event go towards the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) youth athletic programming.

  • All children Fun Run participants receive a commemorative medal
  • Awards presented to 5K age division winners
  • All registered participants are eligible to win awesome Viking prizes
  • All pre-registered participants are guaranteed a commemorative T-shirt


8:30am – Kid’s Run

9:00am – 5K Run/Walk


5k Run/Walk:

$30 in advance

$35 on race day


Fun Run for Children (ages 10 and under):

$10 in advance

$15 on race day

Race cancellation and weather policy:
Events may be delayed, shortened or in rare circumstances cancelled, due to inclement weather.  This includes lightning, wind, heat, snow, or the threat of imminent severe weather that may harm or injure participants, staff, set up crew and bystanders. Event time frame includes setup, race and teardown. All possible attempts will be made to contact those involved by email, website and social media.  No refunds or transfers allowed.