Race starts and finishes in a new location in 2016: downtown Batesville, AR. In addition, the 5K has been dropped this year, but the race will be followed by the annual Polar Plunge benefit, which will be a dip in a chilly pool at the Municipal Building lot.

Click for the new 2016 Penguin 10k Course Map from the Garmin site.


Adults: $20; Students 18 & under: $15

Race-day registration is 6:30-7:30 a.m. at Batesville Municipal Building, Main and Fifth. Race starts at 8 a.m.

Make checks payable to: Special Olympics

  and mail to:

Penguin Run

c/o Bishop's Collision

790 Lawrence St.

Batesville, AR 72501


Click for Online Registration at Mac's Race Timing Service, or a printable Registration Form.


A T-shirt will be given to all pre-registered racers. On day of race registration, T-shirts will be passed out while supplies last.


Awards to overall male/female winners (three deep). Three-deep in 10-year male/female age divisions.


Brenden Bishop: brendenbishop@sbcglobal.net

FINISH LINE TIMING: Mac's Race Timing Service, Ken McSpadden, 870-793-2464, Chip/Tag Timing with IPICO


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2008 Results 2007 Results 2006 Results

Penguin Run 5K Winners & Records
2015 Matt Walker (M) Batesville 20:11.71
2015 Caroline Praught (F) Poughkeepsie 26:55.93
2014 Tristen Driver (M) Batesville 18:05.77
2014 Michelle Huff (F) Evening Shade 24:45.01
2013 Tyler Webb (M) Mount Pleasant 18:15
2013 Lacey Lee (F) Batesville 22:15
2012 Clan Weatherford (M) Mount Pleasant 19:08.59
2012 Crystal Cossey (F) Sidney 24:00.32
2011 Tyler Webb (M) Mount Pleasant 21:05.88
2011 Morgan Felts (F) Conway 24:40.56
2010 Tanner Boswell (M) Pleasant Plains 22:02.07
2010 Betsy Tucker (F) Batesville 24:06.73
2009 Clan Weatherford (M) Mount Pleasant 17:46.50 ***MALE RECORD***
2009 Carly Shannon (F) West Plains, MO 20:20.30
2008 Clan Weatherford (M) Mount Pleasant 17:53.28
2008 Laura Insell (F) Batesville 19:45.03 ***FEMALE RECORD***
2007 Clan Weatherford(M) Mount Pleasant 19:38.10
2007 Natalie Meinzer (F) Batesville 21:09.20
2006 Clan Weatherford (M) Mount Pleasant 19:42.72
2006 Shannon Finley (F) Batesville 23:41.51
Penguin Run 10K Winners & Records
2015 Bruce Oakley (M) Batesville 40:11.78
2015 Logan Bishop (F) Batesville 39:43.74 ***FEMALE RECORD***
2014 Will Henry (M) Batesville 39:33.94
2014 Tia Stone (F) Searcy 39:58.03
2013 Will Henry (M) Batesville 38:44
2013 Kristen Treadway (F) Batesville 41:15
2012 Will Henry (M) Batesville 39:15.99
2012 Kelli Harris (F) Heber Springs 44:52.40
2011 Clan Weatherford (M) Mount Pleasant 38:48.57
2011 Betsy Tucker (F) Batesville 46:48.36
2010 Clan Weatherford (M) Mount Pleasant 38:07.49 ***MALE RECORD***
2010 Emily Carroll (F) Melbourne 44:51.53