NAMI Sauk Area 5K

Sat July 11, 2020 Sterling, IL US 61081 Directions
Events

5K Run

$30 8:00AM CDT - 10:00AM CDT Registration ends July 9, 2020 at 11:59pm CDT

5K Team / Corporate 5K Run Timed

$100 8:00AM CDT - 10:00AM CDT Registration ends July 9, 2020 at 11:59pm CDT

Student 5K Run (18 and younger)

$15 8:00AM CDT - 10:00AM CDT Registration ends July 9, 2020 at 11:59pm CDT
Place
Hoover Park
3807 Woodlawn Road
Sterling, IL US 61081
Description

THERE IS RACE DAY REGISTRATION IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PARTICIPATE.  Friday, July 10, 2020 at Sinnissippi Park from 4:00-6:00 p.m. and Saturday, July 11, 2020 at Hoover Park in the Red Barn behind Woodlawn Arts Academy from 6:30-7:45 a.m.

JULY 11, 2020 - 8:00 A.M.  Strollers are welcome and go after the runners and walkers at the start.  No pets allowed on the race course.  

NON PROFIT CONTEST.   Simply list your favorite local non profit organization when you register.  The non profit with the most entries will be given a donation of $1000.00.  

NAMI stands for National Alliance on Mental Illness.  NAMI Sauk Area's goal is to use this fundraiser to assist our group in raising awareness of the support families need when dealing with a loved one or friend who is living with a mental illness.  We are dedicated to eliminating the stigma that is prevalent with mental illness.  Money raised from this event will facilitate training for CIT officers, help pay for Family 2 Family manuals, training for instructors in NAMI based programs and instructional brochures. THERE WILL BE AN AWARDS CEREMONY AT 9:15 A.M.  

Race Packet pick-up will be available: Friday, July 10, 2019 from 4-6 p.m. at Sinnissippi Park at the first shelter on the right as you enter the park, and Saturday, July 11, 2020 from 6:30-7:45 a.m. at Hoover Park Red Barn.

Check out our facebook page:  NAMI Sauk Area 5K 

 

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Awards Ceremony

An awards ceremony will begin near the Awards tent beginning at 9:10 a.m.    AWARDS WILL NOT BE MAILED.  MUST BE PRESENT AT AWARDS CEREMONY! Awards will be given to Top 3 finishers in the following age brackets:  Under 10, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & Over, Top Team Finisher (1st through 3rd), 1st Place Wheelchair Award, 1st Place Stroller Award.

 

Race Route

The race route begins behind Woodlawn Arts Academy and jumps onto the path at Hoover Park.  From there it goes onto the Sinnissippi trail, park and back to the trail to come back and end where it all began!  Walkers will be able to cheer the runners on as they return on the path!  Looking forward to a great race!  Click on links below to get to the race route.

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https://www.facebook.com/NAMI-Sauk-Area-5K-Run-Walk-Beside-Us-462951560536614/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

 

Race Packet Pick-up

Race Packet pick-up will be available at Sinnissippi Park (first shelter on your right as you enter the park) on Friday, July 10, 2020 from 4-6 p.m. and Saturday, July 11, 2020 at Hoover Park (Red Barn) from 6:30-7:45 a.m.  Race Day registration will be available but no shirts are guaranteed on race day registrations.  

Parking

Parking is available at Hoover Park and Woodlawn Road.  

Refreshments

Refreshments are provided.

Wheelchairs

If you are running with a wheelchair, please contact Maggie at mwike@comcast.net to set up arrangements for assistance on hills and revised race route.

 

Pets

Pets are not allowed on the race course during the race at the NAMI Sauk Area 5K.

Race Day Registration

Race Day Registration begins on July 10th and  is available from 4-6 p.m. at Sinnissippi Park (first shelter on the right as you enter the park) and July 11th at Hoover Park (Red Barn) 6:30-7:45 a.m.  RACE DAY registrants are not guaranteed a performance shirt.  We will provide shirts if there are any left over and will be on a first come first serve basis.  

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