Run for the Health of It

Most recent race date: 
Saturday, July 8, 2017
Event type and distance: 
5K race and 2 mile fun run
Race timed, managed or directed by: 

Pearce Community Center, chip timing devices

Race Start time and date for each distance: 
7:00 a.m.
Entry form: 
Link to the results from previous years: 
Name of park, lake or trail : 

Pearce Community Center

Event Venue: 
Pearce Community Center
Race summary (about this race): 

Race menu
Pearce Community Center is hosting its 24th Annual Run for the Health of It 5K Run and 2-Mile Walk on Saturday, July 8th.

The 5K course has been certified by USA Track and Field. It will take participants through the paved, flat streets of Chillicothe. Water will be provided throughout the course.

Sponsor or race organizer : 

Pearce Community Center

Starting line address: 
610 W Cedar
Zip code: 
Registration dates: 
Open now until the morning of the race
Race entry fee: 
$15 by June 25; $25 after June 25
Mail entries to: 
Pearce Community Center, 610 W Cedar, Chillicothe, IL 61523
Packet pick-up: 
Packet pickup will be available Thursday, July 5 from noon to 5:00PM, and again on Friday, July 7 from noon to 8:00PM for everyone who has registered by Wednesday, July 5.
Swag, t-shirt sizes: 
Premium moisture management t-shirts available to purchase for $15 by June 25, 2017
Race Day Parking: 
Pearce Community Center
Upload race results: 
Race director: 
Raquel Herron
How many years has this race been held: 
flat course
How many runners, Capacity : 
Prize Money, trophies, age groups: 
Awards will be given to the top three male and female runners in each category: 13 & under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, and 65+. Awards for overall male and female finishers will also be presented for the 5K run a
Race distance: