Hills and Hollows Half Marathon 5K Event

Event Date

Sat, Sep 27, 2014


Valmeyer, IL

About This Activity

Best Certified Half Marathon in Southern Illinois. Start with Honor Guard presenting American Flag, National Anthem. Finishers Medals, Awards, Tech T-Shirt for competitive entry.  Aid stations every mile and miles marked. 5K out and back course on flat to rolling county road thru beautiful farm country. Half Marathon Course is certified, IL-05013JW. Course rolling with 2 miles gradual downhill, to a flat. Last 2 miles will be uphill for the finish.  Course closes 11AM.

Event details and schedule

Packet pick up Friday Sept 26 at the Emergency Services Building (Firehouse) at 11:30 AM until 7:00 PM. Saturday Packet pick up and same day registrations opens at 6:30 AM and closes at 7:30 A.M.

Race Starts at 8:00 AM. 5K Awards at 9 AM and Half Marathon Awards 10:30 AM.

Awards will be Overall, Master, Grand Master, 14 and under, 5 year Age increments 15 thru 70 plus, Male and Female for both the 5K and Half Marathon. Special Awards for 1st Active or Retired Military to complete the 5K also Half Marathon and 1st Emergency Response Personnel to complete the 5K also Half Marathon. No age ban jumping or duplicated awards except Special awards.

Half Marathon Finishers will receive 4 inch Finisher Medal with custom neck ribbon, 5K Runners will receive an inch half Finisher Medal with neck ribbon. Volunteers and Non Competitive 5K Fun Walk will receive T-Shirt but will not receive times, finishers medal or awards in this category. Virtual Half Marathon is for those who cannot attend the event on the scheduled day and wish to participate on their own time, pace and location. Virtual Half Marathon participants will receive a personalized Bib, T-Shirt and 4 inch Finisher Medal, no times or awards. These items will be mailed to you the week following the event September, 27, 2014.

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