Entries are now being accepted for the 7th Annual Woodhull Family Fun Fest 5K set for Saturday July 18.
The 3.1 Mile run begins at AlWood High School; 301 E 5th Avenue, Woodhull at 8:00 a.m.
Early registration fee is $20.00 if received by July 13 and includes a performance t-shirt.
After July 13 registration fee increases to $25.00 through the morning of the race; shirt sizes on race day registration are not guaranteed.
Entry forms are available online on race calendars at www.cornbelt.org and www.starvedrockrunners.org or call Lindsey Brown at 309-334-2934 or email email@example.com.
Race day registration and packet pick-up will begin at 6:45 a.m. and conclude at 7:45 a.m. sharp.
The 5K course is flat and fast winding through the streets of Woodhull and the rural countryside north of town.
Awards go to the top three finishers in each Male and Female age division.
The top Male and Female Woodhull Finishers and top Male and Female RidgeWood Cross Country Alumni will also earn trophies.
Walkers are welcomed and are eligible for all age group awards.
84 Trophies will be awarded in the following age groups: 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, and new 70 and over category.
Results, fruit, drinks, and snacks will be available after the race.
Free Family Fun Run (1/4-mile loop) for the little ones w/ free t-shirt and ribbon for the kids. Fun Run set to start at approximately 9:30 a.m. after 5K Trophy Presentations are completed.
The race kicks off a day of free events for kids in the park celebrating summer fun (this year including a sanctioned StrongMan Competition and kids’ tractor pull) including a pork chop lunch and ice cream social, topped off by supper on Main Street and a Free Admission Street Dance featuring Lynn Allen (8:00 p.m. to Midnight) to round out the evening.
8TH ANNUAL RUN FOR RESPECT 5K AND 1 MILE FUN RUN/WALK
SATURDAY, APRIL 18, 2020 AT 10:00AM
PONTIAC TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL
JOIN US! Help us Spread The Word:Inclusion by creating a world where all people are treated with RESPECT! All proceeds from the Run for Respect benefit Pontiac Township High School’s Special Olympics and Peers In Action programs.
This year’s theme is RALLY 4 RESPECT!
RACE: Accurately measured chip-timed race flat 5K which begins and ends at Pontiac Township High School
– 5K starts at 10:00am and 1 mile walk starts after the 5K runners take off (on the high school track)
– Water stop at mile 2
NEW THIS YEAR: Special Kids Fun Run (for all children 10 and under who are registered for the Fun Run.)
AWARDS: 5K, overall male/female, male/female age groups (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, 70-74, 75+)
REFRESHMENTS: Light refreshments provided.
REGISTRATION/ENTRY: 5K and Fun Run Participants registering by 4/10/2020 will receive a dry-blend T-shirt. No guarantees for shirts after 4/10/2020.
Adult 5K/1 mile run $20.00 (nonrefundable)
Students 5K/1 mile run $10.00, includes college students (nonrefundable)
– $25.00 same day registration for all
- $2.00 discount for Lake Run Club Members
Team : Come as a team (3 or more) and Earn Special Recognition and a Team Plaque!
The first Lake Run, a loop around Lake Bloomington, was held in 1982 and had 224 finishers. The race became an annual event, added a shorter loop and continues to grow each year. 2020 will be the marked the 39th anniversary of this local favorite running event.
In addition to the standard age group classifications, the race has footpounder classesfor men over 220 lb and women over 190 lb, as well as footpounder light: 190-219 lb (men) and 150lb – 179lb (women).
The 1/2 marathon course features the best of both inner (4.37 miles) and outer loop (7.44 miles) courses. All races have chip timing and race results posted within hours of the completion of the event. Great post food, beer tent with more than one beer option and awards ceremony.