Race Information

The SLEEPLESS running series will be taking over Sibley Park in Mankato August 27th 2014. This SLEEPLESS race will be a blast of lights and sound which will provide an out of this world experience that will leave you on sensory overload!

Sibley Park will have a 0.80 mile loop that will be lighted by multi-colored inflatables, music, lights, glow sticks and much more! Run, jog, dance or walk your way around as many times as you would like or just do one and head on into our post-race party complete with light show and LIVE DJ!

4 Laps for a 5k, 8 Laps for a 10k or see how far you can get through the night! Dress the part to glow through the course and show us your unique combination of glow sticks from your Glow Stick Party Pack each runner will receive! Grab some friends and join us that Wednesday night to kick your Wednesday into high gear with this one of a kind Mankato Party.

Once you finish stick around and enjoy some beverages, snack and great company at our Finish Festival PARTY complete with lights and music from our live SLEPPLESS DJ!

Only 1000 spots will be availalbe for this race so register today!

Participant shirts are by BornFit.  Unisex sizing.


Parking available at the lots surrounding Sibley Park at a first come first serve basis.

Course Information

The 5k will start and finish at the Sibley Park Amphitheatre leading the runners around the 0.80 lighted loop!

Extreme Weather Conditions Notice

Please dress appropriately for the conditions. If there are extreme weather conditions the weekend of the race, Final Stretch organizers retain the right to shorten the route or cancel the event entirely. All entry fees are nonrefundable. Please check www.finalstretch.com for up-to-date weather information and event changes.


Final Stretch loves running! So we decided to create a night run series. 2014 will be the first time we will be bringing this race to Mankato.