Run to The Ridge 5K and 1 Mile Walk


Event Date

Sun, Aug 21, 2016


Grand Ridge, IL


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Running-5K - Individual Age group

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Picture yourself breathing fresh country air as you Run to the Ridge on Sunday, August 21. The Village of Grand Ridge, Illinois will host a 5K and 1K fun run/walk consisting of a timed, flat, scenic out and back style, USATF certified course. Start your country experience at the Grand Ridge Grade School, enjoy rural Farm Ridge Township and cross the finish line victorious at the Volunteer Fire Department.  Included in your day's enjoyment is post-race refreshments, awards to top racers and much more!

Proceeds benefit Grand Ridge Police Department K-9 program.

Event details and schedule

  • Register before August 1st to get an authentic race shirt!
  • Race day registration/packet pick up at Grand Ridge Grade School parking lot (400 W Main St. Grand Ridge, IL) from 7AM to 8:15AM.
  • Parking available in Grand Ridge Grade School parking lot. 
  • All vehicles should use the entrance off RT 23 for parking. 
  • Race Starts at 8:30AM Sharp.
  • Out and back, timed, USATF certified course.
  • Water and first aid available at mile 1.6
  • Refreshments and awards after the race at Grand Ridge Vol Fire Department. 

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