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Course & Race Information

- Race begins at the Pavilion Shelter near the Duck Pond

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- Water stations placed on route

- Awards ceremony immediately following Kid's Fun Run

- Race will be held rain or shine; however, in case of inclement weather, thank you for your donation

- Chip timing will be used for all top finisher awards

- Registration area and event venues are all located between the main pavilion and the tennis court area on the south side of the park

- Parking: Parking within Washington Park is very limited. Please park on neighborhood streets located south of South Grand Avenue, across from the Washington Park Pavilion.

- Race Etiquette: To facilitate a positive race experience for all runners and walkers, we ask that you practice standard 5k etiquette:

    Do not push or rush to the starting line once the horn is sounded.

    Please line up according to your mile pace. If you plan to walk the
     race, please start at the back of the group.

    Should you need to walk, please move to the side of your lane

     and try to ease your pace instead of abruptly stopping.


Registration Information

- Packet Pick-up, Scheels Store - Friday, July 18th 4pm-8pm

  South MacArthur Boulevard, Springfield, IL

- Packet Pick-up at Race Site, Washington Park -

  Saturday, July 19th 6:45am - 7:30am

  South Grand Avenue West


Event Timeline

- 6:45-7:30 am Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup

- 8:00 AM 5K Start

- 9:00 AM Kid's Fun Run Start

- 9:30 AM Awards Presentation

- 9:00 to 12:00 PM Post Fun Run Party

    Bounce House, Face Painting, & Food for Purchase from
     Twyford BBQ



- Awards will be presented to the overall male & female finishers

- Awards will also be presented to the top three finishers in the
  following categories for male & female participants:
  19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & over


Contact Information

- 217-585-7678


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