This weekend in silent sports includes triathlons, mud runs, mountain bike races and paddle events.


Fri.-Sat., July 18-19

Wisconsin

PAPERFEST TOUR DE FEST, Fri. sunset, 5K run-walk & 1K youth run; Sat., 7 a.m., 18, 40, 70 & 100 mile routes, Kimberly, WI

 

Sat.-Sun., July 19-20

Wisconsin

PADDLING INSTRUCTION WEEKEND, Rohr's Wilderness Tours, Conover, WI

THUNDERDOWN IN THE UNDERDOWN, mountain bike races, Underdown Rec Area, Gleason, WI

Minnesota

TOUGH MUDDER MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, mud & obstacle course, Game Unlimited, Hudson, WI

 

Saturday, July 19

Wisconsin

KARNER BLUE HALF MARATHON, 13.1 miles, 10K, 5K, kids' run, Black River Falls, WI

LUNA-TICS RACE SERIES, 50K, 26.2 & 13.1 mile trail runs, Kewaskum, WI

FISH DAY RUN-WALK, 8K run, 2 mile run-walk, Port Washington, WI

ISTHMUS PADDLE & PORTAGE, canoe race in Lake Mendota & Lake Monona, portage across the Capitol Square, Madison, WI

SCENIC SHORE 150 BIKE TOUR, Mequon  to Sturgeon Bay, WI

ACUITY HEALTH CHALLENG, 5K & 2 mile run-walk, Sheboygan, WI

SPARTA WALK, 6K & 10K, Fisherman's Park, Sparta, WI

Minnesota

CHASKA RIVER CITY DAYS TRIATHLON, sprint distance, Chaska, MN

TRI FOR A CAUSE, sprint distance, Crosby, MN

Michigan

SISTER LAKES TRIATHLON, sprint & Olympic distances, Sister Lakes, MI

HANCOCK CANAL RUN, 13.1 mile run, 10 & 5 mile run-walk, Hancock, MI

NORTH COUNTRY 100 BICYCLE TOUR, 100 miles, 100K, 25 miles, 8 a.m. CDT, Wakefield, MI

TRY KIDS TRI, for ages 6-15, Midland, MI

FORGE THROUGH HELL EXTREME CHALLENGE, 5K obstacle course, Pinckney, MI

MICHIGAN ZOMBIE RUN, 5K mud & obstacle run, Engelhardt Park, Birch Run, MI

Illinois

Z TOUR BIKE RIDE, 10, 30, 50, 62, 100 miles, Princeton, IL

BEAR CUPBOARD RUN, 13.1 miles, 5K run-walk, 1K Cubby Run, Torpy Park, Minocqua, WI

SUNSET HALF MARATHON, 13.1 miles & 10K runs, 5K run-walk, kids' run, Hoffman Estates, IL

UNITED WARRIORS XTREME RACE, mud & obstacles, Morgan Co. Fairgrounds, Jacksonville, IL

 

Sunday, July 20

Wisconsin

CHEQUAMEGON BAY SPRINT TRIATHLON, 500 meter swim, 15 mile bike, 5K run, Bayview Park, Ashland, WI

IRONMAN 70.3 RACINE, 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, 13.1 mile run, Racine, WI

Minnesota

AFTON AVALANCHE, mountain bike racing, Afton Alps, Hastings, MN

HEART OF THE LAKES TRIATHLON, sprint & Olympic distances, Annandale, MN

Michigan

CROSSTOWN KIDS TRIATHLON, for ages 7-14, Howell, MI

HOLLY TRI, sprint & Olympic  distances, Holly, MI

BATTLE OF WATERLOO, 10 legs, 42 miles, adventure triathlon, Waterloo Rec Area, Grass Lake, MI

Illinois

CADENCE HEALTH WINFIELD RUN, 10K run, 5K run-walk, 7:30 a.m., Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield, IL

OSWEGO TRIATHLON, sprint distance tri, duathlon, Oswego, IL

ROCK 'N' ROLL CHICAGO HALF MARATHON, 13.1 mile run-walk, Chicago, IL

Iowa

WAPELLO POOL RUN-WALK, 5K run-walk, kids' 0.50 mile, Wapello, IA

 
For more information about these and other events, check out the full Silent Sports calendar here.