Hull of a Race 2017

Saturday, August 19, 2017 8:00 AM
290 Main Street
Hull, IL

Event Summary:
Join us for the family friendly 12th Hull of a Race 5K/10K Competitive Race, 5K Fun Walk or the kids 1/2 mile events. Technical t-shirt, food and drink. After, enjoy the all-day Hull Annual Picnic in the Downtown Park. All races start/end on Main Street in Hull and follow city and nearby streets. The runs are fast and scenic, with only a couple of rises. Both the 5K and 10K courses are USATF certified, and the race is professionally chip timed.
Event Details:

What: Kids 1/2 mile, 5k/10k Competitive Race, 5k Fun Walk, party afterwards

When: August 19, 2017
  The kids 1/2 mile is at 8:00am, the 5k/10k races start immediately afterwards (CDT).

Where: All races start/end at 290 Main St in downtown Hull, 62343 (at the park at the south end of Elm St).

Courses: The 5K/10K courses are USATF Certified (IL11090JW, IL11091JW) weave through the village of Hull and the surrounding countryside past the bountiful corn and soybean fields.

Timing: The race is professionally chip timed by Elvish Consulting. Overall awards are based on Gun time; age group awards are based on chip (net) time.

Awards: Will be announced following the adult race: Trophies, Medallions, & Ribbons

Age Groups: 12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over

Shirts: Shirts are guaranteed to those signing up by August 5. Shirts are not guaranteed to those signing up after August 5.

Entry Fee: $25 per person for the 5K/10K if registered by Saturday, August 5.
$30 per person for the 5K/10K if registered after August 5, and a shirt is not guaranteed. SAVE $5; register by August 5.
$10 per child for the 1/2 mile Kids Fun Run, if registered by Saturday, August 5 ($15 after). SAVE $5; register by August 5.
$60 per family of up to 4 for the 5K/10K, if registered by Saturday, August 12  ($65 if late). SAVE $5; register by August 5.

Refunds: Come rain or shine, the race will be run. Lightning will postpone and/or cancel the race.
NO REFUNDS – we’ll trust Mother Nature.

Packet Pickup: Pre-registered participants may pick up packets on Friday night, August 18 at the downtown park from 6pm to 8pm, and from 7am-8:15am on August 19 in the shelter next to the Fire Station on Main St.

Raffles: $1 per ticket.  Print your name and phone# on the back of the ticket. The certificate raffle will be after the adult race.

Contact: Jim Reed (217-430-2933) or or Marilyn White (217-242-6338).


Event Tags:
10k, 5 K, Running Event

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