All proceeds benefit the South Central Wisconsin Housing Foundation.


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Next Race Scheduled for:

Saturday October 18, 2014

8:30 am Start (Registration and Packet Pick UP Start at 7:00 am)

McKee Farms Park, Fitchburg, WI
10K/5K Run & 5K Irv Stein Memorial Walk

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The 20th Annual Ghoulish Gallop & Irv Stein Memorial Walk Presented By State Bank of Cross Plains. Join the fun and festivities with a Halloween themed event. Come enjoy the great 5K and 10K runs, The Irv Stein Memorial 5K walk, and FREE kids' activities as in our previous 19 years, with the added excitement of Halloween thrown in: Costume contests, fun food, scary music, and any other ghoulish fun we can conjure up! All while raising funds for
a great cause!

What to Expect:

  • Chip Timed 5K and 10K Run
  • Long-Sleeve Tech T-shirt (while supplies last)
  • Awards
  • Costume Competitions w/great prizes!

5K Run and Irv Stein Memorial Walk
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10K Run
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Click here for an Entry Form.

Participants will receive an official Ghoulish Gallop T-shirt while supplies last.

Pre-register by September 28th to guarantee a shirt.

All entry fees are non-refundable.

Early Entry Fee: $25
Payment & entry form must be received by September 28th.

Advance Entry Fee: $30
Payment & entry form must be received by October 16th.

Race Day Registration: $35
Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. on race day.

Pre-race day packet pick up will take place at Fleet Feet (8440 Old Sauk Rd., Madison) Friday, October 17th, 2013 from 4 - 7 p.m.

Group Registration: $23 per person
Receive a $2.00 per person discount by registering as a group of five or more. Group registrations must be received in the same envelope and must be received by September 28th.

Packet Pick Up: Available at Fleet Feet on Friday, October 17th from 4-7 p.m. or at McKee Farms Park, from 7-8:15 a.m. on race day.

For more information, please email or call 608.240.2800.

Free Kids' Run and Activities:
Sponsored by American Family Insurance
Kids' Races (FREE) start at 9:30 am. Includes T-Shirt & Culvers Scoop Coupon (while supplies last.)
100 yard dash (ages 4 and under)
Lap around park (approximately 1 mile) (ages 10 and under)
Click here for the 2014 kids' race registration form in pdf format.
Free Kid's Run, Bouncy House and Costume Contest.

Directions to McKee Park:

  • From I-90
  • Exit onto Hwy 12/18 West (Beltline)
  • Exit Fish Hatchery Road (left) to
  • Hwy PD (right) to
  • Chapel Valley Road (left) to
  • Brendan Avenue (left)
  • Turn right just before the tennis courts to get to the shelter

Plaques will be presented to male & female 10K & 5K run first place winners. Certificates for second and third place.

Certificates will be awarded to first place finishers in the following age groups:
10 & under, 11-15, 16-20, 21-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 & up

Costume Contest:
Best costume prizes will be given at the awards ceremony. You must be a participant in the race to participate in the costume contest.

Benefit:  The South Central Wisconsin Housing Foundation

The REALTORS® Association of South Central Wisconsin Housing Foundation is a non-profit organization under the IRS code 501(c)(3). Created in 1989, the purpose of the Foundation is to increase and improve the supply of affordable housing in Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Dodge, Grant, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Lafayette, Richland, Rock and Sauk counties by providing down payment assistance in the form of low interest loans to individuals and families.

In the 24 years of our existence the Foundation has given out over two million dollars in loans: $1,304,000 for individual loans, helping more than 480 families to successfully purchase homes in South Central Wisconsin and $870,000 to organizations to help with their affordable housing projects.

The REALTORS® Association of South Central Wisconsin Housing Foundation building a foundation for affordable housing in South Central Wisconsin.

For more information about the Housing Foundation click here, call 608.240.2800 or e-mail Kristine Wiese.

About Irv Stein

Irv Stein was a valued Member of the REALTORS® Association of South Central Wisconsin for 30 years - joining in 1958. He was one of the creators and founding Directors of the REALTORS® Association of South Central Wisconsin Housing Foundation. He served on the Foundation Board of Directors from the beginning, in 1989, until his unexpected death in 1998, including one year as President in 1991. Extremely active in both the REALTOR® organization and his community, the Foundation was one of Irv's many ways of giving back.