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Picture from the 2022 Start, Spirit of White Bear Lake 5K 5 Mile
Kowalski's Strive 10 Miler 5K Sunday November 5th, results are here!  (Webscorer)
Thank you runners, sponsors and volunteers!
5K is flat and fast!  On a paved path along White Bear Lake, it's out and back and starts just after Noon.
10 Mile course is around beautiful White Bear Lake (Roads are not closed to traffic).  We start just outside the VFW and run counter clock wise around the lake.  After the first mile which is flat, you will run some hills for a few of the miles.  Signs mark the course as well as Rotary volunteers at many of the corners.  In Mahtomedi, you run on the should of the road, (244) and it is tight in a few places.  After the left turn at Highway 96 the course is flat for the last few miles.  We plan on 3 water stops on the course.    
Early bib pickup: (optional)
Saturday, November 4th, 8:30 a.m. to Noon. Optional Early bib/t-shirt pickup at the Boatworks
Commons Community Room, 4495 Lake Ave. S. White Bear Lake, MN 55110  651-357-6109
Free parking in the Boatworkers Commons Public parking.  There is also on street parking in the area.  Do not park in the VFW lot at Lake Ave & Hwy 61.
Boatworks Commons Community Room, 4495 Lake Ave S, White Bear Lake, MN 55110 Runner check-in and awards are in the Community Room.
5K is out and back – paved trail, turn around at the water stop at 11th Street.  The start of the 5k is at Whitaker St. and Lake Ave. S running north on the Mark Sather paved Trail.  Water Stop at the turn around.
10 Mile is around White Bear Lake.  Start is near the VFW building.  We run counter-clockwise around the lake starting at Boatworks Commons on Lake Ave. S.  The course is on a path, side streets, shoulder of the road – No strollers or pets are allowed on the course.  It is an open course – there is traffic on the road and it is a normal shoulder in some areas.  Three water stops are planned.  Timing of runners ends at 2:30 p.m.
Race Day,
11:00 a.m. Runner check-in, race day registration opens, Community Room
11:45 a.m. Registration closes
Noon Start of the 10 Mile and 5K
Awards follow the race, around 12:40 5K, 1:30 10 miler
Rotary volunteers and Scouts are out on the course supporting the runners.