Belvidere Tornados 5K

Sat August 17, 2019 Directions

Belvidere Tornados 5K

8:00AM CDT - 12:00PM CDT
Spencer Park, Belvidere, Illinois

Join us for our second annual 5K supporting the Belvidere Tornados Youth Cross Country Team. The race will be held on Saturday, August 17th at 8:00 AM in Spencer Park (off of Appleton Road) in Belvidere. This is a timed (chipped) race, with timing provided by Tri-3 Sports Timing, on a USATF Certified Course (we are using the same course as Light Your Fire 5K - Course #IL14114JW). All ages and athletic abilities are welcome to participate. Run or walk the 5K, it is up to you. Participants will be in pack order at the starting line with the more serious runners in the front and our walkers at the back of the pack. All participants registering by July 31st are guaranteed to receive a Belvidere Tornados 5K shirt, a swag bag and new this year... a FINISHER MEDAL! There will also be a trophy for Top Finisher Male and Top Finisher Female and medals to top finishers (1st-3rd male and female) in various age groups:

  • 12 and under
  • 13-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60 and over

All proceeds are used to help support the mission of the Belvidere Tornados Youth Cross Country Team, with part of the proceeds also going towards awarding scholarships for the 2019-2020 graduating senior class within the Belvidere School District. This event also helps bring awareness to our community towards leading a healthy lifestyle for a lifetime whether you are a walker or a runner. 

Please Note: There is no guarantee of a shirt or finisher medal after 7/31/19. 

Race Contact Info

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Packet Pick-Up
Packet Pick-Up Event:
When: Friday, August 16th
Time: 4:00PM-7:00PM
Where: Infinity Massage and Wellness Center (860 Biester Drive, Suite 103, Belvidere, IL 61008)

*** located in two story building on the corner of Belvidere Rd and Logan Ave, parking lot entrance is off of Biester (Biester is off of Logan). Enter main entrance and proceed to lower level to Suite 103 (their will be signage directing as well). Please make sure to have your registration confirmation for you and any other packets you may be picking up. We will not be allowed to give other packets without confirmation. You will also need to show ID at packet pick-up. 


Race Day Packet Pick-up:
When: Saturday, August 18th 
Time: 7:00AM-7:45AM
Where: Spencer Park (under big pavilion)
USATF Certified Course Map

USATF Certified Course Map - #IL14114JW


Spencer Park, Belvidere, Illinois


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