REGISTER here for LIVE 2020 event!

Adjusted Start times:*

Half Marathon   10am   

10K    10:30

 5K    10:45    

  • Our safety plan has been approved by our local health officials.
  • Last chance to register will be Friday, November 20, by 7 pm.
  • No race day registrations.
  • Packet Pick-up, bib & t-shirt, will be 8 -10am for all events.
  • The race will be chip timed allowing for a "time trial style" stagger start.
  • Self-serve commemorative Big Woods pint glass & medal at finish line
  • Invite friends & family to find a spot along the course to cheer you and others on!
  • Water(only) stops will be "grab & go"  
  • Overall winners will be awarded day of race
  • Discount code for 2021 emailed  to age group winners
  • *as of 10/22/2020

For safety there will not be Beer Mile or a post-race party.

Click HERE to download a 2020 registration form.

The Brown County YMCA Hilly Half Marathon hopes to highlight our county, promote health, well-being and create a true sense of community. The Half Marathon scenic route starts and finishes at the Saddle Barn/Lower Shelter house winding its way through picturesque Brown County State Park. Up hills, past the fire tower, vistas and then a fast 2 mile downhill finish.

Course & Elevation

After climbing the first 2 miles, the bulk of the race is along one of Brown County’s most beautiful ridge tops with breathtaking vistas.
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Race Schedule

Half Marathon starts at 10am, 10k at 11am and 5k at 12pm. Timing ends at 2:00pm.
Complete Event Schedule

Drive-thru packet pick-up

Early Packet Pick-up: 3-7pm Friday, November 20 at Brown County YMCA, 105 Willow St Race Day Pick-up: Brown County State Park pool parking lot.
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Become A Sponsor

Become a Sponsor of the Hilly Half.
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There are a number of volunteer opportunities for this event. If you don't want to run, you can still join the fun!

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