Herscher Hare & Tortoise Race

September 4, 2022

Start Location
Herscher High School football field, just south of intersection of Illinois Route 115 and N Elm St, Herscher, IL

  5K Race 2 Mile Fun Walk Bunny Dash
Through August 21 $12 $12 $8
August 22 - Race Day $14 $14 $10
$2.00 discount for all Kankakee River Running Club members.
Must be registered by August 15th to be guaranteed a shirt. We do order extras, but no guarantee.
Register online through 6:00pm on September 4th.
Register race day from 4:00pm-5:00pm at the football field.
Event Information
Location: Check-in and start of race will be at the Herscher High School football field, located just south of the intersection of Illinois Route 115 and N. Elm St. All runners and walkers should check in between 4:00pm and 5:00pm.
Course Description: Both the 5K and 2 mile Fun Walk take place on Herscher's streets. The course is flat and mostly shaded. The course will be painted on the street to direct runners. Refreshments will be provided after the race.
Registration Fee: 5K Race And Fun Walk: $12 per participant through August 23rd; $14 per participant August 24th through race day.
Bunny Dash: $8 per child through August 23rd; $10 per child August 24th through race day.
Kankakee Running Club Members receive a $2 discount!
5K Age Divisions: Male and Female: 14 & younger; 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 & older.
Masters Division: Male and female, 40 & older.
5K Awards: Championship awards to the overall mens and womens champions. Awards to the first, second and third place finishers in each male and female age division. Also, a heavyweight award to the fastest runner who weighs at least 200 pounds.
Fun Walk Awards: 2 mile non-competitive Fun Walk with an award to the first 10 finishers.
Bunny Dash: The Bunny Dash for kids 7 and under will be on the track and will start immediately after the completion of the 5K/Fun Walk.
Other Information: The 5K and Fun Walk finish is at the Herscher High School football field. Police protection provided during the race. Awards will be presented at the football field after the race.

For More Information
For more information, please contact Kankakee Running Club at KRRClub@gmail.com.

Register online