Swamp Fox Festival ®

5K Run / Walk, Kids 1 Mile
Saturday, September 6th, 2014, 8:00am
Marion Square Park, Marion

Registration and Packet Pick-Up

Registration and packet pick-up is at the caboose in Marion Square Park near the Depot Pavilion on Friday, September 5th from 4:30-7:00pm and on Saturday, September 6th from 6:45-7:45am. Participants will receive a Nike Dri Fit t-shirt.

Before August 9th – $20 (Members $18.00)
Before August 23rd – $25.00 (Members $23.00)
No T-shirt option available through packet pick up on the Sept 5th $20.00
Race Day 25.00 (No Shirt)

2014 Online Registration
2014 Paper Registration

Race Day

6:45-7:45am – Packet Pickup
8:00am – 5K Start
9:00am – Kids 1 Mile Start
Awards immediately following the Kids 1 Mile

5K Run/Walk

The 5k starts in downtown Marion, Iowa behind the Depot Pavilion on 6th Avenue. This year’s course will go around Oak Shade Cemetery on 2nd Avenue first, then onto 1st Avenue to 31st St, and back on 5th Avenue winding its way to the finish on 6th Avenue.

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Kids 1 Mile

The 1 Mile route will also start behind the Depot Pavilion on 6th Avenue. The course will go down 6th Avenue to 8th Avenue, to 2nd Avenue, over to 12th Avenue, and back to the start line on 6th Avenue. Parents and/or a running buddy are welcome to join the kids on their 1 Mile run.

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Awards will be presented to the first overall male and female finishers.

New This Year: Prize Money for Overall and Age Graded winners!
– $50 for overall male and female winners and $50 for age graded male and female winners.
– Medals will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in each age group.
– Age graded awards for top male and female (Overall winners are not eligible for age graded awards).

Chip Timing will be used. Instructions on using the chips will be available at packet pick-up. All chips must be returned after crossing the finish line. Unreturned chips will be charged a fee.

Results will be available on-line at this website.

Runners Age Groups

14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60 & over

New in 2014

Little Fox Mile. A one mile route for the kids.
Nike Dri Fit running shirts for the 5k participants.


Doug Fishwild