Run to the Ridge 5K & 1M Fun Run/Walk


Event Date

Sun, Aug 16, 2015


Grand Ridge, IL


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Run to the Ridge 5k & 1M Fun Run - Individual Age group/open

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Picture yourself breathing fresh country air as you Run to the Ridge on Sunday, August 16.  The Grand Ridge Community Fest in Grand Ridge, Illinois will host a 5K and 1K fun run/walk consisting of a timed, flat, scenic out and back style 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!

Event details and schedule

  • Race day registration, t-shirt, and packet pick-up: 8:00 A.M to 9:15 A.M. at Grand Ridge Grade School (400 W. Main Street Grand Ridge, IL).
  •  Parking available in Grand Ridge Grade School parking lot (use entrance off Route 23).
  • The race will begin promptly at 9:30 A.M. in the 400 block of W. Main Street. Rain or shine!!!   
  • Racers will cross the finish line in front of Grand Ridge Volunteer Fire Department 
  • Water, aid stations, and traffic control will be provided on the course.
  • Refreshments and awards will given after the race at Grand Ridge Fire Department.
  • For additional information, please contact Josh Jabczynski at (815) 343-3346 or

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