The Race²: It Ain't Heavy, it's 350 yds Run/Walk will take place Thursday, October 26th, 2017 at 5:15 PM. Check in at 4:30 pm, with Cool Down at 5:30 pm.


Enjoy the view of the capitol as you run or walk around half of the square, beginning at The Coopers Tavern and finish at Brocach Irish Pub & Whiskey Den!

The sights of State Street, West Carroll Street, West Washington, workers heading home, along with a pop of costumes!


Costume Contest: Best Race Outfit!

Any type of racing outfit, examples: Running, Car Racer, Horse Races, Derby, Track


This is the inaugural event with proceeds from Race²: It Ain't Heavy, it's 350 yds Run/Walk will benefit two organizations:

Breast Cancer Recovery: For 20 years, the Breast Cancer Recovery organization has never wavered from its unique mission of helping breast cancer survivors heal emotionally by offering retreats designed to both inspire and comfort.


Wisconsin Women in Government: A bi-partisan volunteer organization that recognizes and supports women who choose to pursue a career in government by providing scholarships as well as educational, mentoring and networking opportunities.



The Coopers Tavern check in begins at 4:30 PM with the cool down of snacks and drinks at Brocach Irish Pub.

Event Details

The Race²: It Ain’t Heavy, it’s 350 yds Run/Walk check in begins at 4:30 PM and you can view the course map to get a better idea of where you are going!

The race events kick off with a carb heavy appetizers at Coopers Tavern, and a cool down of snacks at Brocach Irish Pub.


Race Raffle: A 50/50 raffle will be held, tickets will be available. 1 tickets for $10, 3 tickets for $25


All runners and walkers who register on or before Monday, October 3, will receive a big thank you!

On-site registration begins at 4:15 PM (Participants that register on the day of event are not guaranteed two drink tickets).

Individual Racer   $30.00

Team of Four   $100.00


  • Occurred Thursday, October 26th, 2017 @ 4:30 am – 6:30 am


Coopers Tavern & Brocach Irish Pub & Whiskey Den

Coopers Tavern, 20 W. Mifflin St., to Brocach Irish Pub, 7 W. Main St.
Madison, WI 53703


Megan Purtell