SCHEELS Illinois State Fair Parade Run
Date - 08/08/2013
Time - 5:30 pm
A flat and accurate out-and-back 2 mile course that will start and finish inside the Illinois State Fairgrounds. A water stop will be available at 1 mile. The race course is lined with cheering spectators in anticipation of the State Fair Parade that follows the run.
The race is open to walkers, speed walkers, and/or power walkers but there is not a separate category for walkers. The only requirement is that you be able to maintain a 17:00 minute pace due to the Parade in order to be scored. The start/finish line will be taken apart starting at 6:05 PM. Walkers will be included in the age group awards.
Fabric: 100% Microfiber Polyester
Style: “Contemporary Fit” meaning fit with room for movement
Description: Generously cut for comfort. Sizing is based on classic silhouette
Shirts are guaranteed to all entrants who sign up for a shirt, but some sizes may have to be back ordered and delivered at a later date.
A pint glass displaying the “SCHEELS Illinois State Fair Parade Run” logo will be available to all registrants. In the event the number of entrants exceeds the number ordered, the pint glass will still be delivered at a later date.
Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female overall, the top 3 in each age division, and the overall male and female in the Master’s category.
Packet Pickup & Packet Pick-up/ Race Day Registration
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
SCHEELS (Located on the 2nd floor, north side of the building in the training room.)
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62702
Thursday, August 8, 2013
Illinois State Fairgrounds Ethnic Village gazebo
3:00 PM – 4:45 PM (SHARP!!!)
Race Day registration will end @ 4:45 PM… SHARP!