Veterans 5K Run...

  • Running : 5K Run/Walk :
  • Running : Kids Fun Run : Kids Race

Race Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017


City: Rockford

State/Terr: Illinois

Country: USA


A 5K Run/Walk to Benefit the Veterans Drop-In Center in Rockford, IL.  This is our 5th annual run and will, again, be held at Sportscore One, Veterans Memorial Park!  The run is on a flat, fast, beautiful course along the Rock River.  This run is USATF certified (IL 15037NM) and is a 2017 RRR Circuit Race.  See more information about the RRR Circuit at

Registration pricing tier:

Now until April 30 = $20 per participant, $10 for children 14 and under (No RRR/Wildcat Discount during this period).

May 1 to July 31 = $25 per participant, $10 for children 14 and under (No RRR/Wildcat Discount for children 14 and under).

August 1 to November 3 = $30 per participant, $10 for children 14 and under (No RRR/Wildcat Discount for children 14 and under).

Discount of $5 for RRR starting June 1st (does not include children 14 and under).

Late registration and packet pick-up on Friday, Nov 3rd from 4-6:30 pm at Sportscore One, and from 7:00-8:30 am day of event.  DAY OF registration fees increase to $35 for adults and $15 for children.  NO discounts.

Shirts are guaranteed only if registered by 10-14-17.

No strollers or dogs please!

Our cool dog tag awards are given to the top male and female winners, along with the top 3 male and female in each of the following age categories:

0-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

We are offering $100 cash prize each to top overall male and female, and $50 cash prize each to top male and female in the master category (50+)  Plus, $50 cash prize each to top VET male and female!

Kids Fun Run at 8:15 am for kids 10 & under.  Kids receive a bib, and after their run, some cool goodies.

Opening ceremonies begin at 8:30 am with our shotgun start at 9 a.m.

Online registration closes at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov 1st.

See below for our unique "wall" shirt opportunity!  And our awesome sponsors!

Other Info:


2017 race registration is open.

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