Run for the Parks! Galena Kiwanis Spring Races

Sat May 16, 2020 Galena, IL US 61036 Directions
Events

10 Mile

$45 7:30AM CDT Price increases after April 15, 2020 at 11:59pm CDT

5 Mile

$35 7:45AM CDT Price increases after April 15, 2020 at 11:59pm CDT

Kids 1/2 Mile (10 and under)

$10 8:00AM CDT Registration ends May 14, 2020 at 11:59pm CDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.kiwanisclubofgalena.org.

Place
91 Bouthillier Street
Depot Park
Galena, IL US 61036
Description

NEW RACE COURSE THIS YEAR!  The Galena River Trail is a scenic, forested trail that begins at the Galena Depot Park adjacent to the old Galena Depot Park on Bouthillier Street near downtown Galena, IL.

On-line registration closes on Thursday, May 14 at midnight. There will be no race registration. ALL REGISTRATIONS ARE FINAL, THERE ARE NO REFUNDS!

The Course
  • The Galena River Trail is a scenic, forested trail that begins at the Galena Depot Park adjacent to the old Galena Depot Park on Bouthillier Street near downtown Galena, IL.
  • Runners and walkers will travel south along the trail and the backwaters of the Mississippi River on an out-and-back trail course. The trail is crushed limestone with a few sections of asphalt pavement in previously flood-prone areas. The course is primarily flat, with a few rolling inclines.
  • For the safety of all our participants, strollers and dogs will not be permitted on the racecourse during the race.
Packet Pick-Up
  • Friday, May 15, 2020 from 4-7 p.m. at Depot Park 91 Bouthillier Street Galena, IL under the Route 20 Bridge.
  • There will be packet pick-up on race morning in the same place from 6:15-7:15 a.m.
  • There is no race day registration.
Shirts and Awards

All registered participants receive a racing shirt, bib numbers, and pins. All finishers will receive a finisher’s medal. There will be prizes for the overall winners (male and female) in each race, as well as age-group winners for each race.
  1. Kids’ Race: 1 st , 2 nd , and 3 rd place (female and male)
  2. 10-mile race age division awards:
     a. Ages 11-19: (1 st , 2 nd , and 3 rd place for both male and female)
     b. Ages 20-29
     c. Ages 30-39
     d. Ages 40-49
     e. Ages 50-59
     f. Ages 60-69
     g. 70+
  3. 5-mile race age division awards:
     a. Ages 11-19: (1 st , 2 nd , and 3 rd place for both male and female)
     b. Ages 20-29
     c. Ages 30-39
     d. Ages 40-49
     e. Ages 50-59
     f. Ages 60-69
     g. 70+

There will be refreshments for participants only at the conclusion of the race.

Weather Conditions

The races will be held rain or shine. However, the race directors reserve the right to cancel the races in the event of dangerous conditions, such as lightening or severe flooding.

Race Contact Info

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