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2019 Beef Cup 3v3 Soccer Tournament

July 20th at SRNA YSF Field (north of the high school baseball field)

The 5th “Beef Cup” 3v3 tournament is a Solon Beef Days sanctioned event, run by Solon FC. Register online now.

Open to teams of:

  • 3rd/4th grades
  • 5th/6th grades
  • 7th/8th grades
  • High School/Open class.

Depending on the number of teams registered, the Beef Cup is formatted in either a round robin or a 2 pool round with a playoff for 1st/2nd place and 3rd/4th place.

Medals are awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.

Each registered player will receive a “Beef Cup” t-shirt, while supplies last (only guaranteed with registrations received prior to 7/10). Minimum of 3 games (maximum 4) will be played by all teams.

REGISTRATION FEE – $20 per player.  Register online now.

Check-in 11:30 – 12:30 with games starting at 1:00.
Online registration ends at midnight Wednesday 7/17.

Beef Cup guidelines:

  • Minimum of 3 games (maximum 4) will be played by all teams.
  • Teams consist of a maximum of 5 players with 3 playing on the field at a time. Teams of 4-5 are encouraged.
  • Games will be two 12 minute halves with a 2 minute halftime. All games to start simultaneously.
    Note If heat index exceeds: 90°F = 10 minute halves; 100°F = 8 minute halves
  • Shin Guards are mandatory, no front cleats on shoes. No goalkeepers.
  • Teams may be boys/girls/co-ed.
  • Games will be played except for lightning or severe weather; cancellation will be at the discretion of tournament directors.
  • Please bring a colored shirt constant throughout your team as well as a white t-shirt.

Solon Recreation and Nature Area, YSF field

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2019 Beef Days 5K & 1 Mile Run

July 20th, 2019

Join us for our annual Solon Beef Days 1-Mile/5K Fun Run/Walk 2019. Our route circulates through our amazing Solon Community.

There is a 1-mile and 5K component to the event and it’s your choice to run/walk.

Proceeds from this event go directly back into the Solon Community.


Online Registration

Pricing thru Sunday June 30, 2019 11:59pm
Individual Pricing:
Solon Students K-12 $7.00
1 Mile…..$10.00

Family* Pricing Option…..$40.00
Add’l Family Members…..$5.00
*(Family indicates 4 related individuals with the SAME primary residence)

Pricing Monday July 1, 2019 thru Thursday July 18, 2019- 5:00 pm cutoff
Individual Pricing:
Solon Students K-12 $10.00
1 Mile…..$15.00

Family* Pricing Option…..$60.00
Add’l Family Members…..$8.00
*(Family indicates 4 related individuals with the SAME primary residence)

T-shirt (additional fee) $10.00, 2XL $12.00, order deadline June 30, 2019

Race Day Registration:
St. Mary’s Church parking lot. 6:30-7:15 a.m.
1749 Racine Ave NE, Solon, IA 52333

Pricing: $25.00 PER PERSON- 1 Mile or 5K (No T-shirt)
*Family pricing not available on race day


Race Day Registration & Packet pick-up:
St. Mary’s Church parking lot from 6:30am – 7:15 am

Beef Days Race Map


SRNA Restrooms, Lakeview Softball Stand, Parking Lot Portables
Strollers welcome.
Sorry – no dogs allowed.
Parking is available at the Solon Recreation and Nature Area.


All participants are eligible for door prizes! (Must be present to win)
Prizes will be awarded to the top male & female finishers in each race.
Medals to the top three male & female finishers in each age division

Age Divisions:
1 Mile – Under 5, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15, 16-18, 19 & up
5K – Under 15, 15-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & up