Monthly Race Calendar
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5th ANNUAL Springdale Salute – Memorial Day 5K Run/1 mile walk.
Start time: 7:45 a.m. Begins lower Glen Oak Park, Peoria Il; route goes through Springdale Cemetery, passing Soldiers Hill.
Fees are: Before April 30 – $25.00
May – $30.00
Race Weekend – $35.00
$5.00 discount for Veterans.
Awards 1st & 2nd place in each age category.
Packet pick up: Friday, May 24 10:00 a.m.-600 p.m. at Running Central, 311 SW Water Street, or Race Day, May 27 6:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m.
1 Mile walk fee: $20.00.
Proceeds from the event will benefit IVFCH home repair projects for Veterans.
When: Monday, May 27, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. (briefing at 7:45 a.m.)
**NOTE NEW START TIME FOR 2019**
Where: Streator Family YMCA, 710 Oakley Avenue, Streator, IL.
Check-In Time: 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. All races start at 9:00 a.m. SHARP (rain or shine).
Age Divisions: Men & Women: 13 & under, 14-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44,
45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 yrs & over.
Prizes: Medals to top three finishers in each classification. T-shirts to the first 200 registered runners/walkers.
Entry Fee: Runners: $20 up to race day; $25 on race day.
Walkers: $15 up to race day; $20 on race day.
Course: One hill out and back through beautiful Streator countryside. All times are electronically timed by Starved Rock Runner Ltd. experts. Course measured by USATF certified and requirements are clearly marked. Water will be available on route near one and two mile points. Showers will be available to participants following the event.
Refreshments: Available to all participants following the race.
RACE BEGINS AND ENDS AT STROUSS PARK $25 REGISTRATION FEE IF REGISTERED BY 6/8/2019 (INCLUDES T-SHIRT). AFTER 6/8/2019 $30 REGISTRATION FEE(NO GUARANTEE OF T-SHIRT). AWARDS FOR THE TOP MALE AND FEMALE FINISHER. AS WELL AS AWARDS FOR THE 1ST, 2ND & 3RD PLACE MALE/FEMALE FINISHERS IN EACH AGE GROUP. THE PROCEEDS BENEFITS RELAY FOR LIFE –TEAM BREAST FRIENDS. THERE IS A FREE PANCAKE BREAKFAST AFTER THE RACE.
Certified race course,Medals for a vary of ages, Best overall Male and Female Award, Time and Finish Line provided by Starved Rock Runners LTD, T-shirts given away as supplies last and given to all pre- registered if post marked before June 14.. Race starts at 7:00p.m. and check in begins at 6:00p.m. Water Stop
Grab your capes, put on your masks….it is time for the Annual Gateway 5K Superhero Showdown & Duck Drop. The race starts in the Bureau County Fairgrounds and runners will travel through residential neighborhoods to finish the race back in the Fairgrounds. There are two water stations on the course. Registration runs from 7am to 730am with the gun going off at 8am. Awards are presented to first male & female runners and then the top 3 male & female runners in each age groups. There is also an award given to the runners dressed as the best super hero and best villain. Following the race will be our Duck Drop which has various prizes.
Friendly and fast 5K, starting at City Park in Streator, and running through quiet neighborhoods. The course is flat and fast, with two small hills, and the course is an out and back route. The 5K Run For Glory is part of Streator’s awesome 4th of July celebration. Nice trophies for first place overall male and female finishers, and for first Streator male and female finishers. Medals for top three finishers in each age group. Male and female age groups are : 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over. The Run For Glory is a Wild Card Race for the Starved Rock Runners Club.
The Liberty 5K is a chip timed run on a certified course that takes runners through Nostalgic Downtown Morris and area parks and neighborhoods. The route is completely paved, primarily flat, with slight hills.
The Liberty 5k not only supports and honors local military personnel, but involves them in the event. But military involvement is just one of the keys to the success of this event. The Liberty 5K boasts a pre-race flyover, patriotic kids run, a master’s division, special awards for military personnel, cash awards and great give aways for all participants. Additionally, cash awards are given to the running clubs with the most participants – $750 for 1st place, $500 for 2nd place, and $300 for 3rd place.
The cost is $25.00 for pre-registered participants (by June 23) and $35.00 for those who register the day of the race. Registration for those 14 and under is reduced to $18.00 for those preregistered.
Pre-Registration Fee: $20.00/ Race Day Fee: $25.00 (“Swag Bags” guaranteed with pre-registration) Make Checks Payable to: Knoxville Firecracker 5K. Drop off registration and payment or send to: 6140Run, 218 E. Main St., Galesburg, IL 61401. You can view pre and post race photos @ follow race updates @ www.knoxvillefirecracker5k.teampages.com
Packet pick-up at 6140RUN on Wed. July 3, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm. Or race day: 7 – 8:10 am
Trophies to Top 3 M & F finishers. Medals to 4th – 10th M & F finishers. Chip Timed.
SPECIAL RECOGNITION WILL BE GIVEN TO ALL ACTIVE/RETIRED SERVICE MEMBER PARTICIPANTs prior to post-race awards.
WALNUT 5K RUN/WALK for ALS
Saturday, July 6, 2019 8:00 a.m. 323 S, Main St., Walnut, Illinois
Starting line is in front of Bureau Valley North Jr. High. Check in at park tent south of the school.
All proceeds will be donated to ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) for research.
RACE FEATURES: 3.1 MILES, Accurately measured, Bib chip timing, Mile marker clocks, Aid Station, Traffic control, Refreshments, T-Shirts.
WALKERS ARE WELCOME & ENCOURAGED TO PARTICIPATE!!
Check-In & Race Day Registration: 6:45-7:45 am, south of BVN school at tent by park shelter. Please arrive early.
Entry Fee: $15.00 if received by Friday, June 21. $20.00 after Friday, June 21 up to and including race day.
Make checks payable to Walnut 5K for ALS. MAIL PAYMENT TO: Julie Von Holten, 29053 1500 E. St., Walnut, IL 61376 EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone # 815-303-7726
Male & Female 1,2,3rd place trophies.
Trophies to first male & female Walnut finishers.
Medals to 1,2,3rd in age groups: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & over.
Timing and results will be provided by Racing Expectations. Results will be posted after the race and online at: www.racingexpectations.com and www.starvedrockrunners.org. Awards will follow. No pets or bicycles allowed. Strollers and wheelchairs are welcome to participate. In case of race cancellation (due to events beyond our control) we thank you for your donation.