Parkway 5K & Kidney Mile
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Saturday, May 6
Whitnall Park
S. 92 St. & W. College Ave

The Parkway 5K Kidney Mile brings  individuals and families together to  raise awareness about the importance of kidney health and the life saving treatments of dialysis and transplantation.
The event is managed by Next Level Sports and 5K timing is provided by In Focus Timing.

Enjoy a Spring morning at Whitnall Park (Root River Parkway South) on the scenic, paved route-perfect for casual and avid participants, alike. 

Parkway 5K - $35 through April
The event features a timed 5K run/walk on a USATF certified course. Children 11 and under can register for the KIDney Fan Club to join in the fun!   

If you can't attend, contribute to support walkers and the programs of the NKFW:


Kidney Mile - $20 through April
The event features a 1 mile untimed walk.  Children 11 & under can register at a reduced fee. Each regisgtration includes one logoed item. 

If you can't attend, contribute to support walkers and the programs of the NKFW:

Event details and schedule


1) What time is the event? (Times subject to change)

  • 9:00 a.m. - Registration / Packet pick-up
  • 10:00 a.m. - Kidney Mile Starts 
  • 10:45 a.m. - Parkway 5K Starts
    Kidney Mile walkers become fans at the Finish Line
  • 11:45 a.m. - Recognition and Awards Ceremony  
    Fundraising, Team Spirit, Special Nurses and other Surprise Recognition
    5K Run Age-category Awards
    5K Run Male/Female Championship Winners

2) What’s new?

  • Concession stand & entertainment
  • Games & contests

3) Who can run/walk?

  • Parkway 5K:  The scenic USTAF certified course is flat and paved.  Wheelchairs and strollers are welcome.
  • Kidney Mile: The 1 mile walk is perfect for anyone! The scenic route is flat and paved.  Wheelchairs and strollers are welcome.

4) What if there is inclement weather?

  • The Parkway 5K & Kidney Mile are rain or shine!  Event management will make any determination regarding severe weather. 

5) Where can I park?

  • There is some parking along the Root River Parkway and nearby roads.  Follow all posted parking regulations.  Note: 92nd St is designated as NO PARKING.  The National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin is not responsible for towing or ticket fees for anyone not following posted parking regulations.

Help Promote the Run/Walk or Volunteer

  • Use #Parkway5K or #KidneyMile on your social media posts.
  • Sign up to volunteer here

Can't Make It?

  • You can still support the runners/walkers by making a donation to the Parkway 5K or Kidney Mile today!  Don’t know anyone participating?  Support the National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin by donating to team Go For Wisconsin.

Thank you to our event contributors!

Next Level Sports

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2016 5K Results
View Complete Race Results

2015 5K Results
Click here to view race results
View Finish-Line Photos and results

2014 5K Results 
Download a 
PDF of the full list of finishers sorted by finish time.
Age Group Awards - PDF

Last modified 2017-04-18 15:44:38