July 22, 2017
Start location: Washington Park
City/State: Springfield, IL
Start time: 8:00 am Distances & Categories:
– 8:00 AM 5K Start
– 9:00 AM Awards Presentation
– 9:15 AM Kid’s Fun Run Start
– 8:30 to 11:00 AM Post Fun Run Party
Bounce House, Face Painting, & more!
– Race begins at the Pavilion Shelter Download Map
– (2) Water stations on route
– Awards ceremony immediately following 5K
– Race will be held rain or shine; however, in case of inclement weather, thank you for your donation
– Chip timing will be used for all top finisher awards
– Registration area and event venues are all located between the main pavilion and the tennis court area on the south side of the park
– Parking within Washington Park is very limited. Please park on neighborhood streets located south of South Grand Avenue, across from the Washington Park Pavilion.
– Race Etiquette: To facilitate a positive race experience for all runners and walkers, we ask that you practice standard 5k etiquette.
• Do not push or rush to the starting line once the horn is sounded.
• Please line up according to your mile pace. If you plan to walk the race, please start at the back of the group.
• Should you need to walk, please move to the side of your lane and try to ease your pace instead of abruptly stopping.
More information can be found online at bunn.com/rununited for the RUN UNITED 5k & Kids Fun Run. The race will be held rain or shine.
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