Interplanetary 5K Race

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Run the Planets!

Interplanetary 5K Race + 1 Mile Fitness Walk and 1/2 Mile Kids' Fun Run

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Click  HERE for 2016 overall results.  Click HERE for 2016 age group results.

Click HERE for helpful information about the race!

  • A family oriented race/walk for participants off all ages. 5K Race for all ages,  1 Mile Fitness Walk, 1/2 Mile Kids' Fun Run
  • Walk or run through portions of the Central Illinois Community Solar System, the world's most complete large scale model of the Solar System
  • Participants will follow the routes of interplanetary explorers through the Solar System, from the Sun - past Mercury, Venus, and Earth - to Mars and back along the Riverfront Trail
  • It's athletic, it's educational, it's fun ... for the whole family!

LOCATIONS

Riverfront Museum (check-in & awards), Gateway Building (start & finish Line)

Course: Entirely flat (no hills) along the Riverfront Trail (from Gateway Building to Detweiller Marina)

TIMES

Friday, March 18: packet pickup from 12 to 5:30 pm, Riverfront Museum

Saturday, March 19:

  • 7:30-8:30 AM     Race day registration; packet pickup
  • 9 AM                  5K Race start
  • 9:05 AM             1 Mile Fitness Walk start
  • 9:30 AM             Kids' 1/2 Mile Fun Run start
  • Refreshments after 5K race; awards after the Kids' Fun Run

FEES

  • 5K Race (3.1 miles)     $23 ($28 race day)                                      5K Race without shirt                  $18 ($23 race day) 
  • 1 Mile Fitness Walk     $20 ($25 race day)                                     1Mile Walk without shirt               $15 ($20 race day)
  • Kids' Fun Run             $15 (includes Terry the Tractor book)         Kids' Fun Run without shirt          $10
  • Family Fun Run pricing: after registering 2 children, additional Fun Run participants in the same family pay only $7 each (must register by mail or in person for special pricing)
  • Make checks payable to "Peoria Riverfront Museum"

REGISTRATION

Click here to register online. You may also register in person at the museum, or download this form and mail it in.

IVS Grand Prix participants receive $5.00 discount on registration. Please email the IVS Grand Prix Administrator at bh26.2m@gmail.com, or visit the IVS website for more information.

T-Shirt: All pre-registered race participants have the option to receive a moisture-wicking technical T-shirt. Participants may also choose not to receive a shirt, for a discounted entry fee. Fun Run participants will receive a cotton T-shirt. 

AWARDS

Awards to overall male and female winners, and top male and female 5K runners in each age division. Certificates for kids and fitness walkers. All kids will receive their choice of a Terry the Tractor book, signed by the author and race director, Mike Rucker. 

DIVISIONS & RACE INFO

5K divisions: overall male and female; 7 and under; 8-10; 11-14; 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 and up

2015 Results:
Overall
Age group results

Inquires: please contact Renae Kerrigan at rkerrigan@peoriariverfrontmuseum.org or 309-863-3030.