2014 Bergkonig Trail Run

Event Date

Sat, Nov 1, 2014


Delafield, WI

About This Activity

The Bergkönig is held by locally raised elite nordic ski racers, Bryan Cook and Maria Stuber, in conjunction with the Peak Nordic Ski team. Bryan is a multiple time U.S. National Championships podium finisher, was the top American at the 2011 Birkiebeiner, and has competed for the USA on the FIS World Cup. Maria is a top 5 Birkiebeiner finisher and 2009 U.S. National Championships Silver medalist. Peak Nordic is a Southeastern Wisconsin based, non-profit organization that is working to get local kids competitively involved in cross country skiing. Peak Nordic has programs for Elementary School, Middle School, High School athletes, and their skiers spend most of their time at Lapham Peak State Park. Both Maria and Bryan have been involved with Peak Nordic as athletes and coaches. Some of the proceeds from the event will be deposited into a Bergkönig Scholarship Fund that will assist future generations of Wisconsin Skiers pursuing the Olympic Level after college.

Event details and schedule


October 30th, 2014
-11:59 pm Deadline for Online Registration
November 1st, 2014
-9:00 -10:30 am Onsite Registration/BIB Pick Up
-10:30 am Start Kids Trail Run
-11:00 am Start Trail Run/Walk
-12:30-1:00 pm Awards and Raffle


5K or 10K Trail Run/Walk/Nordic Walk - This exciting event at Lapham Peak State Park in Delafield, Wisconsin will be run from the Evergreen Shelter to the top of the Lapham Peak tower and back down.  Bergkönig means, “Mountain King,” in German.  For those of you who are not familiar with the park, the course involves numerous hill climbs, technical sections, and flights of stairs.  The race should be very challenging for the veteran trail racer, yet fun and exciting for the recreational trail runner.


-First 200 pre-registered runners, walkers, and Nordic walkers will receive 2014 Bergkonig t-shirt.  Sizes are distributed on a first come first serve basis the morning of the race.   

-Refreshments will be available to all (while supplies last). There will be a free drawing with loads of cool prizes from our generous sponsors.


The following rules and regulations must be followed by all participants: -obey race officials; yield to emergency personnel and vehicles -running strollers/wagons allowed in the WALK ONLY -no bicycles, pets, or mp3 and CD players -no race category changes will be made after Oct 30th, 2014 -participation in an incorrect race portion will result in an unrecorded time

WEBSITE: www.mountainkingrun.com


*First place will recieve a pair of Salomon Trail Running Shoes (5K men, 5K women, 10K men, 10K women)

*The top 3 finishers overall will recieve a Bergkonig pint glass (5K men, 5K women, 10K men, 10K women)

*All age group winners will recieve a Bergkonig pint glass. 


14 & under








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