Linn-Mar Growl Prowl



Photography by Jessica Dirks

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Kids' Mile and Fun Runs

8K & 5K races

The 2017 200m and 400m runs were enjoyed by almost 50 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 50 mile runners, headlined by our winners:

8-under girls winner Ava Buck (8:51)

8-under boys winner Mason Danninger (7:27)

9-10 girls winner Addison Lukes-Jirak (7:11)

9-10 boys winner Tyler Hilton (6:28)

11-15 girls winner Hazel Koenighain (6:50)

11-15 boys winner Khory Nobles (5:22) *new Growl Prowl record*

The 2017 Growl Prowl enjoyed some of the best temperatures and conditions in the nine years of the race.The almost 250 participants and 50 volunteers enjoyed another successful Growl Prowl.  Highlights include... 

Overall 5K male winner Mario Czarnomski (17:36)

Overall 5K female winner Sally Wiley (21:47)

Overall 8K male winner Jake Kraemer (32:02)

Overall 8K female winner Alice Anderson (31:57)

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

2017 Growl Prowl 5K / 8K, Kids' Race Highlights