17th Annual  5K & 1-Mile Fun Run / Walk


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Our 5K and Fun Run events are sponsored by:

Executive Sponsor 

Mike Guzman Country Financial

*5K approximately start: 8:30 a.m. 

 * Register no later than September                   16th, to be guaranteed a shirt.

*Amenities that race goers have come to

   love will be available again such as:             *music, premium long-sleeve tech                  shirts, post-race food, awards to                    1st/2nd/3rd in 16 different age groups,        overall awards,

    *USATF certified course, timing by J3         Timing.

    *Strollers will be allowed on the race             course, but must start after all                         runners.

*No pets, bicycles, or scooters allowed         on the course. 

*5K Team Challenge, so grab your co-           workers, friends, or family and sign           up.     

    *Teams: minimum 4 maximum of 15

    * The top four race times for each                      team are added together and the                      fastest team wins a first place                          plaque. 

*Three registration options:

      *Online, mail in form, or race day.                *Mail will be offered for forms

         received by September 16th for a fee             of $25 for 5K individual and 5K                       Team

*Rockford Road Runners, Rockford              Wildcat and Rock River Road                          Runners receive a discount when                  registering online with a fee of $22.  *Online at runsignup.com by October          1st. Fee increases on August 31st.                    *Teams may also register online at                 runsignup.com by setting up their               team name and password online for           all members to register. *Registrations after August 31st thru           race day registration (7:00-8:00 a.m.) will have a fee increase to $30 for individuals and the team challenge, and $27 for Rockford Road Runners, Rockford Wildcat and Rock River Road Runners. 

*Register at the early packet pick-up           October 1st from 2:00-5:00 p.m. at               Oregon Elementary School in the                 Etnyre Gym and again on race day at         the Blackhawk Center.

*No late registrations will be taken                 after 8:00 a.m. on race day so please           arrive early to accommodate long lines     and parking. 

*Premium long sleeve t-shirts are on a       first come/first served basis so early           registration is recommended.

*Pre-registered participants: 

    *Packet pickup available:

       October 1st, 2:00-5:00 p.m. at                           Oregon Elementary School and on               race day at the Blackhawk Center                 from 7:00-8:00 a.m.

Gold Sponsor

E.D. Etnyre & Co
KSB Medical Services
Little Explorers
Ogle County Brewery
Pine Creek Escape

Silver Sponsor


Bundles & Brand, LLC

Central Bank


Chile Pepper Grill and Bar

Franklin Street Pub

Oregon Soap Shoppe and Green Art

OHS Class of 68'

Stone Bridge Running


In Kind Service
Alpine Chiropractic
Athletico Physical Therapy 

Casey's General Store
Fischers, Inc
Kaufman's SuperValu
Woven Film Co

Click here for race brochure 

Questions? Contact Angela - aop5krun@gmail.com




*One-mile run start: 8:00 a.m.

*Registration 1 Mile Fun Run is $10.

*Receive an Autumn on Parade 1 Mile           Fun Run participant ribbon.

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