A very unique race that starts at the top of the world-famous "Frog Hill" in Waynesville, MO. The beginning of the race is a big descent where you can expect fast times! Once on the trail, you will run alongside the Roubidoux river and take in some beautiful country views. The course will challenge you to conquer "Superior Hill". And when you do, you will be rewarded with your very own frog medal to commemorate your effort and brag to your friends. So hop on over to Waynesville, MO and join us!
Lots for the family to do as they wait for you to finish. They can explore downtown Waynesville and its' shops, fish, explore the trails, or play on the new Little Heroes Playground. Or they can enjoy Waynesville's annual Frogtober Festival which will be in full swing by the time the runners cross the finish line in the Waynesville Park.
The Leap Frog 5K will take place on Friday, October 4, 2018, at 6:00 pm at the Waynesville Park. There will be BBQ and a bounce house for the kids!! And all finishers will receive a medal.
And new this year, we have added a family rate for the 5k. Pay for two entries and up to five members of your family can join in on the fun!!! (2 shirts per family)
Also, the 5k/10k Challenge and the 5k/Half Marathon Challenge registrations have been combined to offer you a $10 savings!! So get signed up for the Frog Hill Challenge if you feel you're feeling "hoppy"!!
Packet pickup is Friday, October 4, at Waynesville City Park from 4pm - 7pm.
The 1/2 Marathon and 10K races start at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 5 at the East Elementary School in Waynesville located at 1501 State Road F and will end at the Waynesvile Park. There will be a shuttle at the finish line to take the finishers back to the starting line. Will leave approximately every 15 minutes.
Race day registration and sign in will begin at 7am.
For those unable to attend in person, we offer a virtual event. Simply provide proof of your completion of the race or give us your word and we will mail you your shirt and medal! You can even take the hills out of the race if you would like. Your course, your race. Join us!!
Age group awards are 3 deep male and female in these groups: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over for both the 10k and half marathon.
*Shirts not guaranteed on race day or to those registering after September 30th!!!