Races sponsored by

- the Madison Hash House Harriers
These are all actual road races suitable for serious runners, receational runners, and hashers. MH3 organizes and provides the volunteers for these races.

Fifty Furlong

The World Championship Fifty Furlong. 6.25 miles of rolling country hills during the last fury of winter.

DATE: Saturday, March 9, 2013
TIME: 11:30 AM
COST: $10 includes beer afterwards
LOCATION: Paoli Bar & Grill Click for map

Black Earth Run

The Black Earth Run is a scenic running/walking event that has been held for many years in Black Earth, WI. This course starts at Black Earth Elementary and runs along county route KP.

Flat 10 mile and 2 mile routes.

DATE: Saturday, April 13, 2013
TIME: Registration starts at 9 AM. Race starts at 10:00 AM
COST: $5
LOCATION: Black Earth Elementary School Click for map

Finnish Five

See flyer

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.

This race traditionally starts at the Nautigal on the north side of Madison. This is a mildly hilly out-and-back 5-mile course that starts at the pub and traverses the Mendota Mental Health Institute grounds and nearby residential areas.

TIME: 1:00 PM
COST: $10 includes beer afterwards and benefits The River Food Pantry
LOCATION: Naut-i-gal Restaurant Click for map

Registration starting at noon and the race at 1pm.

Following the race the Nautigal will offer 1/2 price appetizers and happy hour drink prices


Race Directors: Melanie Barwise and Carmen Cripps
608-358-5013 or 608-334-8969 or
floribunda13@yahoo.com or CarmenCripps@yahoo.com