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Underground Railroad 5K Run/Walk Saturday September 9th, 2017, 7:00AM


RACE RESULTS - OVERALL RACE RESULTS by AGE

Underground Railroad 5K RaceSign up early for the 25th Underground Railroad 5K Race sponsored by the Princeton Park District and WZOE 1490/Z98.

Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. at the Bureau County Metro Center, 837 Park Avenue West in Princeton with a main 5K race time of 8:30 a.m.

COURSE:

5K (3.1 miles) ~ The race begins and ends at the Bureau County Metro Center. Course includes 3 water stations with Splits at miles 1 and 2.

T-SHIRTS:

All pre-registered race and walk participants will recieve a race T-Shirt. We cannot guarantee a t-shirt for those registering the day of the event!

RACE DAY SCHEDULE:

7:00AM - Registration and Packet Pick-Up
8:00AM - Kiddie Fun Run Starts (Free)
8:30AM - 5K Race Starts - Walkers will follow

ENTRY FEE:

$20 Before 9/1/2017
$30 After 9/1/2017

DOWNLOAD THE 5K RUN/WALK REGISTRATION FORM

Mail registration form to:
Princeton Park District
Attn:Underground Railroad 5K
837 Park Avenue West
Princeton, IL 61356

No strollers, no bicycles, no dogs, no headsets, and no rollerblades!

CONTACT & INFORMATION:

For any question please contact Nick Davis, Race Director at (815) 872-0840.

POST RACE:

Announcement of winners and trophy presentations. Refreshments and Showers available to all participants.

AWARDS:

Overall Male and Female
Top Male and Female from Princeton

MEN AND WOMEN AGE DIVISIONS (3 IN EACH):

13 & Under, 14-19
20-29, 30-39
40-49, 50-59
60 & Over

Overall Male and Female winners/Top Male and Female will not be eligible for age division awards

PAST RACE RESULTS

View 2014 Race Resuts
View 2013 Race Resuts
View 2012 Race Resuts

PICTURES FROM PAST RACES

  • 50/50 Raffle
    Buy a chance to win Big Bucks and help support the Homestead Festival!
    ...More Info
  • PJWC Baby Contest
    Make sure to get your little one entered into the PJWC Annual baby Contest. A Festival favorite!
    ...More Info
  • BBQ Rib Cook OFF
    Sunday event with a $30 entry fee. Ribs only cooked on site. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place cash prizes.
    ...More Info
  • Eddie Shaw & the Wolfgang Blues
    BLUES CONCERT @ Alexander Park Sat. 4:30PM-6:30PM Food, beverage and spirits available.
    ...More Info
  • Jaycees Beer Garden
    Darius Miller Park
    Gates Open 8pm / Close 1am
    Music & Entertainment at 8:30pm


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