Papillion Half Marathon

10K & 5K Fun Run/Walk

2015 Race - Sunday, May 17


The 8th Annual Papillion Half Marathon will begin at 7:30 am with the 10K and 5K Fun/Walk to begin shortly after.  Start and Finish will be at Papillion-La Vista South Stadium.  During the races, activities will be held inside the stadium which will include: DJ and Music, Bounce Houses for Kids, Food and Service Vendors and much more!  Stick around and enjoy the day and watch the awards ceremony at the end of the races.

Pictures will be taken by Capstone Photography

Schedule for Sunday May 17th, 2015

  • 6:00-7:00 am - Check in will be open inside the concession stand on the west side of the stadium for those that did not check in on Saturday Night.
  • 7:15 am - Mayor of Papillion
  • 7:27 am - Star Spangled Banner
  • 7:30 am - Half Marathon Starts
  • 7:40 am - 10K Starts
  • 7:45 am - 5K Starts
  • 10:00 am - Awards Ceremony will begin.
  • 11:00 am - Course will shut down and event will conclude.

The Papillion Half Race is the RRCA Nebraska State Championship.  For more information please click here.

Due to the size and location of the event, it will be necessary to close or limit traffic throughout various parts of the Papillion community for safety reasons.  Click here for a full list of road restrictions on the day of the race.

Entry Fees

$50.00....Half Marathon (11/1-4/17)
$65.00....Half Marathon Late Registration (4/18-5/12 and 5/16)

$40.00....10K (11/1-4/17)
$55.00....10K Late Registration (4/18-5/12 and 5/16)

$25.00....5K Fun Run/ Walk ages 13 & up
$15.00....5K Fun/Walk Walk ages 12 & under

All taxes included.


Opens November 1, 2015 & Closes on May 12th

Online Registration - Click on Register Now Button.

PDF Registration Form

All participants will receive an event Shirt.  Entry must be received by April 17th.  Size and availability may be limited after this date.


Packet Pickup, Pasta Dinner & Late Registration

Saturday, May 16th
Alegent Creighton Health - Midlands Hospital
11111 S. 84th Street
Papillion, NE 68046
Time:  4:00-7:00 pm

All participants must show ID when picking up their packet.  If you are unable to pick up your packet and plan to have someone else pick it up for you, then you must fill out a proxy form and that person must bring it to packet pick up.  No one will be allowed to pick up packets without ID or a proxy form.  Please click here for a packet pickup proxy form.

Dinner Fees

Free for all participants
$5.00 for family members ages 13 & up
$3.00 for kids ages 3-12
Free for kids ages 2 & under


Click here for information on how to volunteer for this race.

Description / Maps

The Half Marathon and 10K race will begin outside Papillion-La Vista South Stadium on 108th Street and finish inside the Stadium on the track.  Runners will wind through the City of Papillion and travel on the scenic trail system and roads.  The course consists of hard surface trails, streets and a few blocks of gravel roads.  Aid stations will be placed approximately every 2 miles along the course.  Water, Powerade, ice and a port-a-potty will be provided at each station.

Click here for an online version of the maps.

Race Courses & Spectator Map in PDF

Race Rules

Participants must follow instructions as given from all event officials including race staff, volunteers, medical personnel, police officers and City of Papillion employees throughout the duration of the event.
  • All participants are expected to conduct themselves in a professional and courteous manner during their participation.
  • The event bib number is to be worn as issued and attached to clothing on the front of the body.  No participant shall be permitted to participate in the City of Papillion Half Marathon, 10K or 5K without a bib number.
    • Half Marathon = Black Numbers
    • 10K = Red Numbers
    • 5K = Yellow Bibs
  • The use of music players, video devices, cell phones, computers, cameras or any similar devices by participants while in the event is not recommended.
  • Baby joggers, baby strollers, skateboards, rollerblades, unauthorized bicycles or any other wheeled device will not be permitted on the City of Papillion Half Marathon or 10K course.
  • Participants must begin the event at the official start time.
  • Participants in City of Papillion Half Marathon, 10K & 5K must wear the timing chip as provided.
  • The Half Marathon and 10K course will remain open until 11:00 am.  At 11:00 am the event is concluded and traffic control ceases and aid stations will close.


All participants will receive commemorative Event Shirt at check-in.  All finishers of the Half Marathon and 10K only will receive a finisher medal.  Special awards will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers in the Half Marathon and 10K only for following age groups:  14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 & up.  The top overall male and female winners will receive a special award following the race. 

Timing / Results

Timing will be provided by Precision Race Results.  Race results will be posted at  All 3 races will be timed.

2014 Results
2013 Results
2012 Results
2011 Results
2010 Results
2009 Results
2008 Results


2014 Pictures by Capstone Photography
2013 Pictures by Jeremy Alm 
2012 Pictures by Jeremy Alm
2011 Pictures by Jeremy Am

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