The 13th Annual Prairie Punisher Duathlon, presented by the Gardner Parks and Recreation Department, consists a 5k run, a 34.5k bike ride, followed by a 5k run. A 10k run, a 5k run as well as a 5k walk will be held in conjunction with the Duathlon.
All 5k walk proceeds will support Gardner Gold Special Olympics. This event is USAT certified. No race day registration.
Directions to Celebration Park:
From the North and South:Take the Gardner exit 210 off of I-35 and head west.This is Hwy 56 and 175th Street.Continue west through downtown Gardner.Stay on 175th Street when Hwy 56 splits to the left.Turn north off of 175th Street onto Waverly Road.Turn west onto 167th St. and then north at Kill Creek Rd.The Park will be at the top of the hill just north of the middle school.
From the West:Take Hwy. 56 east to Waverly Road and go north all the way to 167th St., turn west, and proceed to Kill Creek Rd and turn north.The Park will be at the top of the hill just north of the middle school.