Crazylegs Classic Run and Walk



(608) 261-LEGS (5347) 

(608) 265-3736

Saturday, April 27th, 2019

1440 Monroe St.
Madison, WI 53711

The Crazylegs Classic 8K run, walk and wheelchair event starts on State Street at the intersection of W. Dayton and N. Fairchild and travels up Wisconsin Avenue, to Langdon Street, through campus and eventually to University Avenue, Breese Terrace and into Camp Randall Stadium.

The Crazylegs Classic has recently been chosen as one of the top 100 races by Runners World magazine.

Event Start Times

8K RUN – 10:15am (CST) / Wheelchair - 10:10am (CST)
2 MILE WALK – 9:50am (CST)

Run and walk routes are distinct.

Race Start Locations
RUNNERS AND WALKERS will BOTH START on LIBRARY MALL at the intersection of State Street and N. Lake Street with staging on Library Mall along State Street and down Park Street.

No registration or packet pick-up at the start.

A grand FINISH on the field in Camp Randall Stadium. Finish where legends such as the legendary Elroy “Crazylegs” Hirsch (who the race is named after), Pat Richter, Ron Dayne, J.J. Watt, and Russell Wilson have played.

The Crazylegs post-race party at Camp Randall Stadium is open to the public. Complete information is available on the website, including registration, maps, volunteer opportunities, and much more.

This event is named for Elroy "Crazylegs" Hirsch, former UW football star and Athletic Director. Proceeds benefit UW Athletics.