Race is August 5, 2017 – Race Details will be updated soon.


August 5, 2017

Race is August 5, 2017 – Race Details will be updated soon.

Race Info

GSK Night Run
August 5, 2017

Distances: 5K, 1-Mile

Race Director: Lana Tolbert

Start Times:
7:00 p.m. – 1-Mile
7:20 p.m. – 5K

Both races are run at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln, East Campus.

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The Course

Both races are run on an airport taxiway of the Lincoln Airport. This is a fast, flat, out-and-back course. The 5k race has been designated the State 5k Championship for Nebraska USATF

Course Maps

Packet Pickup

Friday, August 12, 2016 – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Lincoln Running Company, 1213 Q Street

Race Day – 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. at Race Location

Special Race Instructions

A warm-up area is available near the start-finish line. Runners are only allowed on the runway during the event. Please do not run north of the race course at any time during warm-up or cool down.

Pets are not allowed inside the race area.

Directions and Parking

From NW 48th Street, turn East onto W Mathis Street.  National Guard members will direct you to parking areas just North of W Mathis on either side of NW 36th Street.  Entrance to the airport ramp and race course is just South of NW 36th and W Mathis Street.

Post Race and Awards

All participants who register online will receive a Thunder Run race t-shirt.

After you finish, stick around to tour the military aircraft and equipment on display by Nebraska’s Army and Air Guard. Army and Air personnel will allow you to look inside when possible. Bring your family and bring a camera! Fruit, donut holes, Pepsi and Norland water will be available for runners, family and friends after the race.

5K: Lincoln Running Company gift certificates will be awarded to the top two male and female finishers: 1st – $50, 2nd – $25, and top two Masters finishers, male and female: 1st – $50, 2nd – $25.

Age group winners will also receive Lincoln Running Company gift certificates: 1st – $20, 2nd – $15. Age group divisions, separate for male and female runners: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70 & over
There will be no duplication of awards.



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