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Forsyth Family Fest 5k/1 mi/Tot Trot

The Forsyth Family Fest Race has an event for everyone! The Tot trot is an untimed 300 meter out and back fun race for kids 8 and under. The 1 mile run/walk is also an untimed, out and back race entirely on sidewalks. The 5K is chip timed, and the course runs on sidewalks and a bike/walk path through Forsyth parks.

5K – $15 if registered before June 1, 2018, $20 after June 1 1 Mile – $7.50 Tot Trot – $5 Participants of all races are guaranteed a short sleeved t-shirt if registered by June 1, 2018

Saturday June 16,2018
7-7:30am Packet Pickup and race day registration
7:45 am 300 meter Tot Trot Start
8 am 5k and 1 mile run/walk Start (at the completion of the tot trot)
The start and finish line for all races is located in the main parking lot of Forsyth Village Park.

Forsyth Family Fest Race Registration 2018

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Nurses Go the Extra Mile 5K Run/2 Mile Walk

Presenting a 5K Run/2 mile Recreational Walk in recognition of Gibson Area Hospital and Health Services Nurses during National Nurses Week in partnership with Choose 2 Change Fitness Club, INC.

Proceeds from the race will benefit the FCA PowerCamp & GAH Foundation for Tuition Reimbursement

Race day pickup and registration is from 6:30-7:30am

Pre-Registration Deadline: April 27 , 2018
Registration on or after 4/27/18 (including race day): $30 – 5K Run with chip timing service/$25 – 2 mile Walk

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River Bottom Country Runs for St. Jude

Are you Country Strong?

Join us for a 5k or 10k race in the Mackinaw Valley River Bottoms near Deer Creek. Test your strength and agility as you navigate hills, curvy roads, and enjoy beautiful farm country scenery. Two courses are available and runners of all experience levels are welcome. All proceeds benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Springdale Salute 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

Race begins at lower Glen Oak Park, Peoria, IL.  Route goes through Springdale Cemetery, passing Soldiers Hill.

Fees are:
March & April: $25.00
May: $30.00
Race Weekend: $35.00
1 Mile walk fee: $20.00
$5.00 discount for Veterans

Packet pick up: Friday, May 25 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. at Running Central, 311 SW Water Street, or race day 6:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m.

Event is presented by Sunrise Roofing and the Illinois Valley Fuller Center for Housing. Proceeds from the event will benefit IVFCH home repair projects for Veterans.

Awards will be given following the race. $100 cash prize for Most Patriotic Costume.

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Emden ALS Awareness 5K

The ALS 5K begins and ends at the Stag-R-Inn. This is our 7th Annual run.  We have averaged around 350 participants for every race. As part of the entrance fee you will receive a race shirt, a drink ticket good for a soft drink or beer from the Stag-R, a meal which includes pulled pork, sloppy joe, chips, cookies, and a drink. There is also a silent auction/raffle, 50/50 drawing, a bags tournament, and a DJ during the event. A medal is awarded to the top male and female runners. Prizes are awarded to the top 3 male and female runners in seven age categories.

ALS 5k Printable Race Entry Form

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River Run

Event featuring a half marathon, 5k, 3k wheel-a-thon, and Kid’s Zone.

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Woodhull Family Fun Fest 5K

5K run through the streets of Woodhull. Race kicks off a day of events in town, with a street dance to close the evening Saturday night.

Course is flat and fast. 13 age groups in both men’s and women’s divisions from 9 and under to 65 and over. Three deep trophies in each age group and champion trophies in both men’s and women’s. Food and drink afterwards. Come and race and stay all day.

2018 New Family Fun Fest 5K Run Entry

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4th Annual CopRun 5K

Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 186 is proud to announce the 4th Annual CopRun 5K, to benefit the Illinois Torch Run for Special Olympics. 

Downtown Square
Odell, Illinois

5K run and 1-mile walk

Timing, finish line, DJ by RACING EXPECTATIONS
Tech-fabric t-shirts available to PRE-REGISTERED RUNNERS ONLY by May 1st
Awards to overall male and female
Awards to first male and female LEO*
Awards to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female finishers in several age divisions
Post-race refreshments

Rain or shine!!

$25 entry fee, pre-register and day-of-race. Only those pre-registered by May 1st receive a free tech-fabric shirt.

Printable race entry form

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HogWild 5K Run/Walk

Come preview the McLean County fair with a 5K run/walk that will take you out around and through the fair grounds! Race is Sunday before the McLean County Fair, which opens on Wednesday, August 1. Proceeds support McLean County youth, used to increase our youth’s development and leadership skills which they learn through the fair. Check in at 7 AM July 29 at Expo Center with starting line at South entrance to the fairgrounds. Registration by July 1 includes shirt and 4 tickets to McLean County Fair. After July 1, 2 tickets to fair and shirt if available.

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Santas On The Run III 5K

Santas On The Run will benefit the Hall Township Food Pantry. You can run this 5K for time, or you can do it partake in the Holiday spirit. Preregistration includes your choice of a: Long Sleeve T-Shirt, a sweatshirt or hoodie. All participants are encouraged to wear their hat and beard (and bells if you have them) in the run/walk, but it is not mandated. There will be water stops at approximately 1 & 2 miles, that will also include Holiday treats (cookies and candy) with hot chocolate after the race.

The race will start and end in the parking lot of John F. Kennedy School (800 N. Richards, Spring Valley). The course is accurately measured and will be on paved city streets. The course is mostly flat with a few gentle uphills (in the 5K). Traffic control will be posted at all intersections to keep participants safe. Split times available at every mile.

The race will be electronically timed with results to be posted on the Starved Rock Runners web site.

As an added bonus, for each two non-perishable item an entrant brings to donate to the food pantry, their names will be entered into a raffle to be held after the race, with chances to win gift certificates and prizes from race sponsors. The more items you donate, the better your chances of winning (watch the web site as the list of potential winnings grows).

Awards will be given to the overall Male and Female finishers, as well as the top three finishers (Male and Female), in each of the following age groups: 9 & under, 10-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70 and over.

Packet pick up and race day registration will be available from 8:30AM until 9:30AM at John F Kennedy School. Day of registration is not guaranteed a shirt.

Registration cost is $25.00 if post marked by November 16th; $30.00 up to and including race day.

The first 400 to register will also receive a 50′ x 60′ “Santas on the Run” fleece blanket!


Race Application

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