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Sat September 11, 2021 Chester, IL 62233 US Directions


5k Run

8:00AM CDT

5k Walk

8:00AM CDT

2021 Race Cancelled

Due to unforeseen circumstances the 2021 Popeye 5k has been cancelled.  An informational email and refund will be issued in the coming days.

Here Are Your Options:

You understand that events are expensive, even when cancelled, and you want us to keep your registration fees to help cover our costs. We deeply appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you at an event soon.

We understand. We hope you can join us next time.


1350 Swanwick St
Chester, IL US 62233


Popeye 40th Annual
5K Run/Competitive 5K Walk/1.5 Fun Run
*Chip Timing by So iLL Racing*
Saturday, September 11 - 8 AM
in Chester, Illinois
Located 40 miles NW of Carbondale & 60 miles S of St. Louis

Packet pick up and registration 6:45 - 7:45AM
Buena Vista Bank parking lot-Corner of RT. 3 and
Swanwick Street

Categories for 5K Run (Men & Women)
14 years and younger, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39,
40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-79, 80 and older.

Categories for 5K Walk (Men & Women)
24 years and younger, 25-35, 36-45, 46-55, 56-69, 70-79, 
80 and older.

Awards: 5K Run: Given to the top five males and females (including OVERALL Male &
Female) in each category and the Top 3 finishers in each category. 

Awards: 5K Walk: Given to the Overall Male, Female, Top 3 finishers in each age group.

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