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The Twin Cities' most extreme 5K is going down Saturday, May 19 in Elk River, MN. Are you up to the challenge?
ERX Motor Park
21591 US-169 N
Elk River, MN
info@erxmotorpark.com

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THE TWIN CITIES MOST EXTREME 5K

Are you up for the challenge?

MAY 19, 2018

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PUSH YOURSELF BEYOND THE EXPECTED

5 kilometers. 15 obstacles. 1 kickass experience.

When it comes to extreme terrain, we wrote the book on it. From professional off-road truck racing, to snocross, monster trucks, and so much more, extreme is not only in our name, it’s who we are. With more than 400 acres of rolling terrain and thick woods at our disposal, our course building experts have developed an obstacle circuit that’s monstrous in scope, extreme in design and infused with a family fun atmosphere that our events are known for.

The inaugural ERX Extreme 5K on May 19th will challenge and reward participants of all ages and skill levels. Featuring 15 obstacles, professional timing, a dedicated youth course, and an after-party.

REGISTER YOURSELF

 

GROUP REGISTRATION

Make sure to read full team details below

STUFF YOU’LL GET

Action Photos

(Show those pearly whites, you just might end up on camera!)

Performance Event T-Shirt
A Cold One (21+)

OBSTACLES & COURSE MAP

There are traditional 5k obstacles and then there is the ERX Extreme 5K. Our crew of twisted-thinking course developers are plotting a pathway littered with obstacles, natural terrain, and a few surprises. ERX Motor Park features top-notch facilities, amazing terrain, and has built a reputation of developing events nothing short of world-class.

Check out our facility and stop back after we announce our official Extreme 5K course map with finalized obstacles.

 

  • INDIVIDUAL PRICING
  • $ 70 per person
    • Don’t delay! Prices raise after May 5th
  • REGISTER
  • TEAM PRICING
  • $ 50 per person (10 racer minimum)
    • Don’t delay! 10 person Team registration ends April 30th  
    • 1st Team member to register will be”Team Captain
      • Create your team name and password to share with your friends so your fellow teammates can join you!
    • If you plan on having more than 10 team members, please contact us here
  • REGISTER
  • KIDS COURSE (Under 14)
  • $ 15 per person
    • Children 14 and older can participate in the Extreme 5K course with paid full-course registration.
  • REGISTER

WHERE

 

ERX MOTOR PARK

21591 US-169 N

ELK RIVER, MN 55330

REGISTRATION & PRICING

Registration fee includes:

  • Professional Circuit with 15-Obstacles – Our minds are twisted just like the course
  • Automated Chip Timing and Scoring – Printed proof you finished, brag about it
  • Professional Photography Throughout the Course – Go ahead and flash those pearly whites
  • Event T-Shirt – Keep it clean for later or wear it with pride during the race
  • Finisher Medal – Because participation trophies are for quitters
  • Dedicated Youth Course – Sized right and just as extreme
  • 1 Free Beer After the Race (21+) – We know the real reason you’re here
  • Showers and Changing Rooms – Because nobody really needs to see that
  • After Party and Awards – Post a selfie and let others know your self-importance

INDIVIDUAL 5K OBSTACLE COURSE PRICING (AGES 14+)

  • Now till March 15        $50
  • March 15 – April 15     $60
  • April 15 – May 5           $70
  • After May 5                 $80

TEAM 5K OBSTACLE COURSE PRICING

  • Now till March 15: $400 – 10 team members required  (if you plan on having more than 10 team members, please contact us here)
  • March 15 – April 30: $500 – 10 team member required (if you plan on having more than 10 team members, please contact us here)

In order to get our group rate you MUST have 10 team members. The first person to go in and create a team will be the “Team Captain” The team captain will create a team name and password. You can then share this team name with your friends so they can search for your team when registering. Remember, they will also need your team password to join.  

YOUTH COURSE PRICING: $15

Children ages 14-and-under can enjoy unlimited trips through the youth course throughout the day. Our youth course registration also includes

  • Event t-shirt
  • Finisher medal
  • Beverage ticket!
  • Volunteer staffing monitoring the kids course

Children 14 and older can participate in the Extreme 5K course with paid full-course registration.

SPECTATOR PRICING: $10

Spectator pricing gets you in to witness all of the action. Watch your crazy friends and family take on our Extreme course. We will have designated spectator viewing locations available. Don’t forget to stick around and join us for our after party!

SCHEDULE

Racer check in will tentatively begin at 7:30am and continue throughout the day; Our first wave will begin at 9:00am. The first 2 waves will be our competitive races. (50 person cap on all waves)

A full race schedule will be released soon.

RACEDAY INFO

Racer checking is tentatively scheduled to begin at 7:30am and will continue throughout the day. 

Make it a priority to arrive 20 minutes early to your wave start time. This will ensure you have plenty of time to warm up and begin your wave on time. Please plan accordingly.

NOTES

  • Bag check-in station is free for all participants.
  • Free event parking for all participants and spectators
  • We will email all participants important race details, please continue to check your email periodically leading up to the race!
REFUND POLICY

Race organizers reserve the right to cancel this event at any time due to inclement weather and/or safety concerns. In any instance, if canceled due to inclement weather, your registration may be credited for a rescheduled date. No refunds will be issued.

Participant substitutions may be considered upon request.

TIMING & SCORING

The ERX Extreme 5K will be chip timed. Results will be updated throughout the race and can be viewed immediately after crossing the finish line on tablet kiosks and a scrolling results screen.

Results will also be available on the free It’s Your Race app.

LOCAL AMENITIES

HOTELS

  • Holiday Inn Elk River/Otsego Click here to get our ERX discount! (4 Waterpark passes are included with your stay!)
  • Country Inn & Suites Elk River (Mention ERX for special rates – Must book over the phone to receive discount)
  • Country Inn & Suites Albertville
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Rogers
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Rogers
  • Americinn Lodge & Suites Rogers

RESTAURANTS

  • Mucho Loco
  • Pompeii Pizzeria
  • Olde Main Eatery
  • Perkins
  • Broadway Pizza
  • Sunshine Depot
  • Hajime Sushi
  • Daddy-O’s Cafe
  • Rockwoods Cafe
  • Pour Wine Bar & Bistro
  • Chipotle
  • Noodles & Company

And so much more…

FAQ

WHAT DO I WEAR? 

We recommend comfortable quick-dry running gear including, but not limited to: running shoes, hair ties, shirt, shorts, etc. You will get dirty.

CAN I CHANGE OR SHOWER ON SITE?

Yes, free public showers and changing stations will be available!

ARE SPECTATORS ALLOWED?

Absolutely! There will be a $10 spectator fee at the gate which will get them in to enjoy watching the race at designated spectator locations as well as join in on our after party fun.

WHERE CAN I PARK?

Don’t worry, we have plenty of parking available throughout our facility within walking distance to our race startling. Stay tuned for a full facility map to be released as we get closer to our race.

IS CAMPING ALLOWED?

Camping is not available for this event. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check out our list of local amenities.

Make sure to check out the Holiday Inn and Country Inn and Suites in Elk River for special event pricing. (Mention ERX when booking your room – must book over the phone for special event pricing)

ARE YOU HIRING OR ACCEPTING VOLUNTEERS?

While we are not hiring at this time, we are in need of volunteers. Contact us today to sign up.

CAN I GET A REFUND?

We are not offering refunds at this time. Please double-check your calendars before registering.

WILL FOOD AND BEVERAGE OPTIONS BE AVAILABLE?

We will have on-site food and beverage vendors. One complimentary beer is provided to all racers 21 years of age and older.

CONTACT

EMAIL

info@erxmotorpark.com

PHONE

(763) 772-4977

ERX MOTOR PARK

ERX is an all-season motorsports and events facility located in Elk River, MN, right off US Highway 169. 

Home of Grassroots Snocross, Beatercross, cross country snowmobile and dirt bike racing, off-road, concerts, corporate events, monster trucks, rodeo and so much more.

Want to learn more? Check out our website!

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