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The Lift Bridge Road Race is June 29, 2024

Race Description

Date: June 29, 2024
Distances: 10 Mile, 10K, 5K
Course Maps HERE
Start Time: 7:00 a.m.

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Results Here:

The Lift Bridge Road Race is a 10-mile, 10K and 5K race finishing at Lift Bridge Brewing Company’s Stillwater, Minnesota tap room – title sponsor of the event.

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All distances share a common finish. The 10 Mile course begins and ends at the brewery. 10K and 5K runners board a shuttle for a short ride to the start area at Stillwater’s quaint Washington Park.

The festive finish features music, free beer for runners, recovery food including water, Gatorade, salty snacks, bananas, oranges and Clif protein bars. You may even find breakfast burritos and coffee available for purchase! Spend the morning with friends at this fun, social gathering with some quality running thrown in for good measure.

All the great stuff runners receive...

Runners Receive:

  • A great race experience with a choice of three distances, all on USA Track & Field (USATF) certified and sanctioned courses
  • Gender-specific, premium quality cotton blend shirt NOTE: Will Call and In-person registrants receive their race shirts after the event at packet pick-up (if your size is available) or in the mail following the event.
  • Collectible medals to all finishers – each year Run Stillwater medals fit together as a set to commemorate your season
  • Personalized race bibs up to 10 characters (Deadlines apply. See Race Pricing Schedule for details)
  • Timing by Mtec Results (Half, 10K, 5K) – a leader in race timing technologies and based in the Twin Cities
  • Participant tracking using the Mtec Results app. Track and easily share participant performance, see current and projected runner locations, view chip and gun times, get real-time results including overall and division place, and more
  • Bag drop at each start location with bags provided at the starts (clear, 15″ x 18″ with drawstring)
  • Pacers for 10-mile runners
  • Staffed water stations to serve and cheer you on with water and Gatorade available (Most race-day support staff is provided as part of Run Stillwater’s Volunteer for Donation program. Learn more HERE.)
  • Restroom facilities at each start and at approximately two-mile intervals along the courses
  • Finish line recovery food and beverages – fruit, protein bars, salty snacks, Gatorade and bottled water
  • Selfie clock at the finish showing your name and time
  • Video finish accessible along with results at
  • Free photos available to download on Mtec Results and the Run Stillwater Facebook page
  • Keepsake age group awards – personalized with name, date, time, distance and division – for top three finishers in each age group (based on 10-year increments) are mailed to winners after the event
  • A free finish-line beer or cold beverage at Lift Bridge Brewing! Redeemable at Lift Bridge Brewing Company tap rooms in Stillwater and New Richmond. Non-alcoholic options are available.

… and more

Packet Pickup...

Packet Pick-up: Lift Bridge Brewing Company, 1900 Tower Drive, Stillwater

June 28, 3:00 to 8:00 p.m.,
June 29, starting at 5:30 a.m.

NOTE: Runners will be sent an email Thursday, June 27 with your bib number information. Remember this number. You will need it to pick up your packet.

Parking Information...


There is ample parking in the area surrounding the brewery. Check for updates on the race webpage as race day approaches.

Race Day Information...

Race Day Information

Runners are sent an email Thursday before the race with their assigned bib number and other race information. Bib numbers can also be looked up at packet pickup. In the meantime, please see the Race Info page for answers to the most frequently asked questions.

On race day, runners take a shuttle marked with your distance to the start locations. The last shuttles to the starts leave downtown Stillwater at 7:30 SHARP to be sure all athletes are ready for the 8:00 a.m. start.

Looking for more info, like changing your distance, bag drop, pacers? Find it on the Race Info page.

Thank you to our 2023 Title Sponsor:

Course Certification Numbers:
10 Mile: MN23016JHP
10K: MN23018JHP
5K : MN23017JHP
Pacing Provided by
Midwest Pacers