Linn-Mar Growl Prowl

2014 Growl Prowl 5K / 8K, Kids' Races

The 2014 Growl Prowl had the second most participants in its 6-year history with 455 runners.  Highlights included the first ever wheelchair participant, former state track champion and Linn-Mar alumni Jordan Houdeshell.  Houdeshell won the event with a 15:54 time in the 5K.  

Overall 5K male winner Jonathan Tripp (17:07)

Overall 5K female winner Maddy Genskow (20:37)

Overall 8K male winner Jay Halverson (28:11)

Overall 8K female winner Emily Burmeister (33:29)

Congratulations to our overall winners, age group winners, and all the participants that finished the race!

The 2014 200m and 400m runs were enjoyed by almost 80 children, includng dozens from Linn-Mar elementary school running clubs.  We would like to thank all the families that came out to Linn-Mar Stadium to support the Growl Prowl!


We also had over almost 70 mile runners, headlined by our winners:

8-under girls winner Kylie Krieger (7:53)

8-under boys winner Brendan Bakker (6:54)

9-10 girls winner Tera Thompson (7:00)

9-10 boys winner Will Ihringer (6:42)

11-15 girls winner Micah Poellet (6:30)

11-15 boys winner Tanner Frank (6:25). 

2014 8K & 5K

Kids' Mile and Fun Runs

Photography by Jessica Dirks

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2014 Growl Prowl race results are posted.  Please click RESULTS page.  

​All race photos are up on the Growl Prowl Facebook page.  

2015 Growl Prowl will be held on Saturday, April 25 @ Linn-Mar Stadium