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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?

SATURDAY, MAY 18 2019

PUSH YOURSELF BEYOND THE EXPECTED

5 kilometers. 18 obstacles. 1 kickass experience.

When it comes to extreme terrain, we wrote the book on it. From professional off-road truck racing, to snocross, 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 ERX Extreme 5K will challenge and reward participants of all ages and skill levels. Featuring 18 obstacles, professional timing, a dedicated kidz zone, and an after-party.

THINK YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?

Click here to register, we dare you!

2018 RESULTS
2018 PHOTOS

STUFF YOU’LL GET

Action Photos

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

Event T-Shirt
A Cold One (21+)

2019 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.

WHERE

ERX MOTOR PARK

21591 US-169 N

ELK RIVER, MN 55330

REGISTRATION & PRICING

Registration fee includes:

    • Professional Circuit with 18-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 Kidz Zone – Sized right and fun for the kidos
    • 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
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    • After Party and Awards – Post a selfie and let others know your self-importance

2019 Registration Prices (Ages 10+)

Jan 1st- Feb 28        $40

March 1 – April 30     $50

May 1 – May 15         $60

Race Day                 $70

Register Here!

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. (35 person cap on all waves)

A full race schedule will be released soon.

RACEDAY INFO

Racer check-in 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 
  • 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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