Celebrate the 37th Anniversary of the Women’s Distance Festival!
8:00 A.M. July 9, 2016
1400 Williams Boulevard
Thank you to all the runners, walkers and volunteers who joined us this morning for the 36th Annual Women’s Distance Festival!
Registration: Registration for the event is ongoing and you can register at GetMeRegistered until July 7, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. Registration will also be available at packet pick-up and the morning of the event (details below)
Time and Date: Saturday, July 9, 2016 in Springfield, IL at Washington Park Picnic Shelter – 1400 Williams Boulevard
2-Mile at 8:00 AM
(this is a female only category)
Fee: $20.00 until May 29, 2016 at 11:59 p.m., $25.00 until July 7, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. and $30.00 at packet pickup and the day of the event.
Shirts are guaranteed to all who register by June 12, 2016.
Awards: Master, Overall and Age Groups
Door Prizes – to be eligible for door prizes, participants MUST be registered by 11:59 pm July 7, 2016
Kids’ Fun Run – ages 2 to 10 at 8:45 AM
(This short race is open to all girls and boys, ages 2 through 10)
Children must register online and receive written permission from a parent or guardian.
$5.00 registration – Available online until 11:59 p.m. July 7, 2016. Available at packet pick up and the day of the event.
Limited to 100 children.
Shirts and participation awards guaranteed to all registered children.
Age groups and race lengths:
Age 2: 25 yards
3-4: 50 yards
5-6: 100 yards
7-8: 150 yards
9-10: 150 yards
Packet Pick-up: Friday, July 8 at the Springfield Running Center – 2943 West White Oaks Drive from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. It will also be available the day of the event from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. near the picnic shelter.
Event Day Registration: Registration will be available for both the 2mi Run and the Kids’ Fun Run the day of the event from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. near the picnic shelter.