The Finnish Five is a 5 Mile Road Race celebrating the declaration of independence in 1917 by Finland, the nation that produced Paavo Nurmi and all those great Heikki & Eino jokes.


Saturday, December 16, 2017, 1:00 PM

Registration on race day only (begins at noon)


NautiGal Restaurant, 5360 Westport Road (Hwy M & 113, near Skipper Bud’s), Madison, WI

Following the race, join us for drinks and snacks at the NauTiGal!



Proceeds benefit the River Food Pantry.

Thanks to extreemly generous donations from runners and volunteers in previous years, we have been able to help this very worthy cause. Please join us in our efforts to contribute again this winter.


Prizes for top male & female finishers.

Ribbons for top three in each class, Men & Women – under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over .


Race Directors: John Heim (608)692-8726 or


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