Coon Creek Classic

Sun August 1, 2021 Hampshire, IL 60140 US Directions


8:00AM CDT


8:00AM CDT


8:05AM CDT


8:05AM CDT
Resident-Youth 12 and Under


8:05AM CDT
Non-Resident Youth 12 and Under


8:05AM CDT
560 South State Street
Hampshire, IL US 60140

This summer join us for the 38th Annual Coon Creek Classic 2K & 10K Race!
10K begins at 8am and 2K begins at 8:05am

2021 Race routes coming soon!

Registration prices until July 30th at 4:00pm:
2K/10K Hampshire residents: $25
2K/10K Non-residents (nr): $30
12 years of age and under: $15/$20nr (price if running 2K only, 12 years of age and under is full price for 10K registration)

Online registration closes at 4:00pm on July 30th.
Registration re-opens on race day from 7:00am to 7:45am at Hampshire Middle School. In person registration only that day. No entries will be accepted after 7:45am.

Race Day Registration on site prices
2K/10K $30/$35nr
12 years of age and under $15/20nr (price if running 2K only, 12 years of age and under is full price for 10K registration)

Race Bags

Entry fee includes a T-shirt and race bag. Race bags will be available starting Monday, July 26th at Noon at the Hampshire Township Park District, 390 South Avenue, Hampshire or pick up the day of the race. Check for office hours before you stop by!


Medals will be given to the top 3 males and 3 females finishers in each age division (10K & 2K). 
Plaques (10K only) to the top male and top female overall finishers and the top male and female finishers who reside in Hampshire.


Age Groups

Female and Male: 7U, 8-12, 13-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Resident and Non-Resident Rates

A resident is defined as anyone who lives within the Hampshire Township Park District boundaries. Not all Hampshire addresses are located within the Hampshire Township Park District. Click here to view the Boundary Map. Residents, by paying property taxes make a financial contribution to the operating budget of the park district. Non-Residents are welcome to register for programs at the Non-Resident Rate (nr) as noted per program or new this year: non-residents may present their tax bill to the park office and pay the resident tax rate for the year to join programs for the resident rates. Call 847-683-2690 for more information.


Race begins and ends at the Hampshire Middle School, 560 S. State Street, Hampshire, IL 60140

The race will go on rain or shine. If weather is declared unsafe at start time, race will be delayed.


Hampshire is located on Illinois Route 72, approximately 15 miles west of Elgin. From the West on I-90, follow the signs at Hampshire-Marengo Exit from I-90. Coming from East on I-90, take Illinois 47 Exit and turn left (South). Go South on 47. Turn right (West) on Illinois route 72 and go approximately four miles to State Street. Turn right onto State Street and turn left on Edgewood Ave., the school entrance will be on your left.

Additional Information
  • Strollers (permitted in 2K only)
  • Bikes, skates, and dogs are not permitted in the races.
  • Splits called every mile
  • Aid and water stations will be available during the race.
  • Online results will be posted at
Course Records

2K-   Male – 6:14 Jon Pollack 2000

         Female – 7:28 Ann Stahl 1988

10K- Male – 32:00.1 Doug Jones 1990

         Female – 37:29.19 Amanda Hopper 2011


Hampshire Resident Records

2K-   Male – 6:22 Chris Podjorski 1999

         Female – 7:42.75 Cassie Kruse 2017

10K-  Male – 35:46 Eric Bahe 1989

          Female – 41:20.98 Cassie Kruse 2011

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