The 12th Annual Run Around Raymond 5K will start out the day's events for the Raymond Harvest Festival on Saturday, Aug. 25th.

5K begins at 8 a.m.
Mile Run begins at approximately 9 a.m.

The annual Dad's Belgian Waffle Feed will be held at St. John's Lutheran Church, also near the finish line. Raymond's Harvest Festival will have many activities taking place that day, so you may want to plan to stay awhile...


Age 15 & over: $20/person by Aug 15; $25 after Aug. 15.
Age 14 & under: $15/person by Aug. 15; $20 after Aug 15.

Cost for the Mile Run is free to those entered in the 5K, otherwise the same fees as for the 5K apply.

Runners/walkers can also register on race day between 7 -7:45 a.m., but only pre-registered entrants are guaranteed a performance shirt in their chosen size. Remaining shirts will be given (while supply lasts) as registrations are received.

Download the mail in registration form (PDF)

The Course

The Start/Finish is at MACCRAY East Elementary School. The 5K (USA Track & Field Nationally Certified - #MN-02019-RR) is a combination grass/gravel/trail/pavement course that winds around Hawk Creek Country Club and through Raymond?s scenic nature trail. The mile course also runs near the Hawk Creek Country Club and is primarily a grass course. There will be refreshments and fruit at the finish line and a water station near the 2 mile mark on the 5K.


Awarded to the top three finishers in each age group of the 5K.
Individual age categories: Under 10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over.

For the Mile Run, medals will be awarded to the top three male and female over-all finishers. Ribbons to all children participants. Age divisions are open.

Team Contests

Fastest Team: Average time for top two from each team. Top 3 teams will be awarded RAR sweat towels.

Recognition will be given to the Largest Team: RAR sweat towels will be given to the team with the most participants who register before race day. Team registrations must be sent together.