Interplanetary 5K Race/1 mile walk

March 19, 2016 @ 9:00 am America/Chicago Timezone
Peoria Riverfront Museum
222 SW Washington St
Peoria, IL 61602
Multiple - check website. 5K is $23 with shirt, $18 without
Mike Rucker

Interplanetary 5K Race Run the Planets! Interplanetary 5K Race + 1 Mile Fitness Walk and 1/2 Mile Kids’ Fun Run Saturday, March 19, 2016

A family oriented race/walk for participants off all ages. 5K Race for all ages, 1 Mile Fitness Walk, 1/2 Mile Kids’ Fun Run Walk or run through portions of the Central Illinois Community Solar System, the world’s most complete large scale model of the Solar System Participants will follow the routes of interplanetary explorers through the Solar System, from the Sun – past Mercury, Venus, and Earth – to Mars and back along the Riverfront Trail It’s athletic, it’s educational, it’s fun … for the whole family!

LOCATIONS Riverfront Museum (check-in & awards), Gateway Building (start & finish Line)

Course: Entirely flat (no hills) along the Riverfront Trail (from Gateway Building to Detweiller Marina)

TIMES Friday, March 18: packet pickup from 12 to 5:30 pm, Riverfront Museum Saturday, March 19: 7:30-8:30 AM Race day registration; packet pickup 9 AM 5K Race start 9:05 AM 1 Mile Fitness Walk start 9:30 AM Kids’ 1/2 Mile Fun Run start Refreshments after 5K race; awards after the Kids’ Fun Run IVS Grand Prix participants receive $5.00 discount on registration.

Please email the IVS Grand Prix Administrator at, or visit the IVS website for more information. T-Shirt: All pre-registered race participants have the option to receive a moisture-wicking technical T-shirt. Participants may also choose not to receive a shirt, for a discounted entry fee. Fun Run participants will receive a cotton T-shirt.