Join us for our third annual 5K supporting the Belvidere Tornados Youth Cross Country Team. The race will be held on Saturday, August 22nd at 8:00 AM in Spencer Conservation Area, also known as Spencer Park (off of Appleton Road) in Belvidere. This is a timed (chipped) race, with timing provided by Tri-3 Sports Timing, on a USATF Certified Course (Course #IL14114JW). All ages and athletic abilities are welcome to participate. Run or walk the 5K, it is up to you. Participants will be in pack order at the starting line with the more serious runners in the front and our walkers at the back of the pack. All participants registering by July 31st are guaranteed to receive a Belvidere Tornados 5K shirt, a swag bag and a brand new custom FINISHER MEDAL! There will also be a trophy for Top Finisher Male and Top Finisher Female and custom medals to top finishers (1st-3rd male and female) in various age groups:
12 and under13-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960 and over
All proceeds are used to help support the mission of the Belvidere Tornados Youth Cross Country Team, with part of the proceeds also going towards awarding scholarships for the 2020-2021 graduating senior class within the Belvidere School District. This event also helps bring awareness to our community towards leading a healthy lifestyle for a lifetime whether you are a walker or a runner.
Please Note: There is no guarantee of a shirt or finisher medal after 7/31/19.