SRRL Circuit Races
What you need to know for the 2017 Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon
Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017, 7:30 a.m.
Start: 6th Street and Washington, in front of the Old State Capitol
Finish: Washington Street (between 5th and 6th) in front of the Old State Capitol,
Expo (packet pickup & registration): Friday, March 31, 2017, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm @ the President Lincoln Hotel, 701 E. Adams (two blocks from start)
Race Day Registration & Pickup: Saturday, April 1, 2017, 6:30 a.m. to 7:15 a.m. @ the President Lincoln Hotel, 701 E. Adams (two blocks from start)
Race Weekend Registration Fees– in person registration can be done at the Expo (March 31) and race morning (April 1) for $80. There are no club or other discounts. In addition, no race shirts will be available for race weekend registrants.
Parking: There is ample Expo and Race Day Parking at the parking ramps along 7th Street between Washington and Monroe and at metered spots downtown (meters don’t run after 5:00pm) and are free on Saturday.
Road Closures: participants and spectators should be aware that Washington between 5th and 6th will be closed starting at 4pm Friday, and 6th Street (one way north-bound) will be closed to traffic between Cook and Madison at approximately 6:30 am on Saturday to allow for start line set up.
SRRL Circuit Race. 35th Annual Race. Certified 12K (7.44 miles).
Scenic course around Lake Bloomington. Flat for first two miles. Flat to rolling to 5 miles. Flat to finish with gradual uphill to flat finish.
Divisions and Awards: Men’s and Womn’s: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49. 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over. Men’s Foot Pounder: 220lbs and up, Men’s Foot Pounder Light: 190-219lbs, Women’s Foot Pounder: 180lbs & up, Women’s Foot Pounder Light: 150-179lbs. Awards to Overall Male & Female, Overall Male & Female masters, Top 3 Male and female in each age division & Foot Pounder Division.
Early registration by 4/15/16 is $25.00 for 12K, 4.37 mile and 3 mile walk. $40.00 for 1/2 Marathon. Late registration online or mail-in 4/16/16: Add $3.00 Late Fee. Race Day Add $5.00
Click to download printable registration form: Lake-Run-2016
Now in its fourth year, the 2017 Starved Rock Country Marathon and Half Marathon have been described as a soon to be favorite in central Illinois. The course will again encompass the scenery of the Illinois River, the neighborhoods of Ottawa and the rolling landscapes in and around Starved Rock State Park. Runners will experience rolling country hills and natural characteristics that will inspire your run with scenic beauty. Runners will experience the highs and lows of the hills created by the Illinois River thousands of years ago. Our record eligible marathon course has 16 Aide stations and will again have GU on course at one aid station as well as Gatorade at each station.
SRRL Circuit Race. Race will be 3 miles on a cross country course on the St. Bede Academy Campus. Splits at miles 1 & 2. Electronically timed, finish time available at conclusion of race. T-shirt to race participants. Check in will be from 4:00-5:00P.M. No bandits, dogs, wheeled vehicles or headsets allowed on the course.
Awards to overall Male & Female, First Master Male & Female, and top three finisher in the following age groups for both Male and Female: 9 & 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 older.
More details to be announced.
All runners will start at 10:00AM this year.
SRRL Crcuit Race. Race starts at LaSalle Peru High School in LaSalle, Illinois, ends in Utica Illinois. Runners are bused from Utica to LaSalle. This 10 (6.2 miles) race should result in many fast times, as the course features a downhill slope for the first .75 mile streatch. Runners will then enter the I-M Canal Towpath and run the next 4.2 miles on a flat, unpaved surface featuring rock formations and autum scenery. The race will finish on a paved street near the Waltham South Elementary School in Utica. Split times will be called out at each mile along the course. Two water stations will be available with ambulance crews covering the entire course (the course has been measured by SRRL using Clain-Jones Counter Method. Certification with USATF).
More details to follow.
On-line registration is not open yet
The 3 Mile Run is a Starved Rock Runners, Ltd. Circuit Race. The Oglesby 3 Mile Turkey Trot, begins and ends at Holy Family School, 336 Alice Ave., Oglesby, IL 61348.
Race starts at 9:00AM sharp, regardless of weather.
Registration and packet pick up available Wednesday night from 4:30-6:30 at Holy Family School. Credit and debit Cards accepted. Race Day packet pickup will be from 7:00-8:30AM.
Entry fee is $21.00, $25.00 on Race Day. Family Special (4 or more from immediate family, in the same household, mailed in one envelope, Mail-In ONLY), $60.00.
Free Miller Lite Beer after race (Must be 21 years of age with an ID). Must have wristband-pick-up at registration). Free soda after the race. Free Thanksgiving Dressing after the race. Free cap guaranteed to FIRST 1,000 entrants.
Race is chip timed. No chip, no time!
Awards: Turkey and Plaque to Male and Female Masters and Male & Female Champions.
For further race information, contact John Steele by phone or email listed or contact Mitchell Hobbs at 309-452-7749.
Distance: 3 miles