start-of-raceWinnebago Outdoor, the brand that celebrates the heritage of the Winnebago RV lifestyle with apparel, gifts, and gear, has signed on as the title sponsor of the Winnebago Outdoor Adventure Race, according to an announcement by Winnebago Industries, Inc., Forest City, Iowa.

The race is scheduled for June 6 and features canoe, bike and run portions. Participants will complete a 7-mile canoe or kayak race on the Winnebago River, bike 12 miles in a loop through Pilot Knob State Park and finish with a 5K race along the Hynes Spur Trail in Forest City.

“It is our goal to grow the race and showcase the outdoor opportunities in Forest City,” said Winnebago’s Director of Marketing Chad Reece. “As a company, we also feel our products are a great fit for those with an active, outdoor lifestyle.”

Registered participants will receive a Winnebago Outdoor Adventure Race-themed T-shirt and motorhomes will be on display for spectators and participants to view the day of the race.

The race is organized by the Forest City Parks and Recreation Department. Registration is available online at http://forestcityparksandrec.com/programs/event-registration/

Headquartered in Forest City, Iowa, Winnebago Industries Inc. is a leading manufacturer of recreation vehicles, which are used primarily in leisure travel and outdoor recreation activities. The company builds quality motorhomes, travel trailers, fifth-wheels and transit buses.