Gifford Community Celebration 5K and 1K

5K, 1K

Event Date

Sat, Jun 25, 2016


Gifford, IL


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Running-5K - GCC 5K

$20 $25 Closed

Running-1K - GCC 1K

$10 $15 Closed

About This Activity

The Gifford Community Celebration 5K Run and Walk begins at Werner-Roessler Park on the south end of town. The race heads north and and winds through the mostly shaded streets of Gifford. The finish line is back at Werner-Roessler Park. This event is an All-Area 5K qualifying race. All proceeds from the race will help fund Gifford Community Celebration events.

The 1K Kids Fun Run starts at Werner-Roessler Park as well. The course loops around the baseball diamond twice and then ends at the same finish line as the 5K.

Event details and schedule

5K Details

  - Prizes awarded to 7 age groups            

  - All-Area 5K Qualifying Race (Additional $5 fee paid to All-Area 5K on Race Day)

Starts at 7AM rain or shine

1K Kids Fun Run Details

  - Ages 4-10 are welcome

  - Prizes awarded to 3 age groups  

  - Each 1K participant will receive a goodie bag! 

 Starts at 8:30AM rain or shine

Race Day Registration:

  - Begins at 6AM for both races at Werner-Roessler Park (located at the South end of Main St.)

Early Packet Pick-up:

  - Packets will be availabe beginning June 23rd at The Gifford State Bank 304 S. Main Gifford, IL 61847. 


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