2013 Halloween Hobble 5k Run/1 Mile Walk

2013 Halloween Hobble 5k Run/1 Mile Walk

Date: Sat. Oct 26, 2013 8:00 am
Location: Peoria Area
Event Street Address: Washington Five Points, 360 N. Wilmor Road, Washington, IL
Event Info Phone: 309.444.1030

WASHINGTON AREA PHYSICAL THERAPY CLINICS HOST HALLOWEEN HOBBLE 5K RUN/ 1 MILE WALK TO COMMEMORATE NATIONAL PHYSICAL THERAPY MONTH WHO: Children’s Hospital of Illinois, Illinois Neurological Institute, Professional Therapy Services, and Rock Valley Physical Therapy


WHAT: 5K Run- a 3.1 mile, fairly flat course starting and ending at Five Points with a water station near the half-way point; a course map will be included in the race packet. 1 Mile Fun Walk- shorter distances (1/8 mile increments) will be marked for those that may not be able to walk the entire distance. Ghost Race- offered for those wishing to support yet not able to attend/ will receive the official race tee


WHEN: 8:00 AM for the 5K run and 9:15 AM for the 1 mile walk


WHY: To commemorate National Physical Therapy Month, Washington area therapy clinics would like to raise awareness and encourage the local community to make the commitment to be physically active. Proceeds will directly benefit the Washington Community by funding a reading initiative targeted at elementary students and their parents. A special thanks goes out to the Washington District Library for providing advisement for this initiative.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: ? Costumes encouraged with awards given for best adult costume and best youth costume/ costume judging will run from 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM ? Race fees: 5K Race $30, 1 Mile Fun Walk $20, Ghost Runner $30; as of October 1st there will be a $5 price increase ? Features: Chip timing, race tee, and post-race party including DJ and refreshments ? Race tee: Short-sleeved tee (youth sizes XS-L and unisex sizes S-2XL); register by October 1st to guarantee shirt and size/ remaining shirts will be first come, first serve ? Awards: Overall male winner and overall female winner along with first place awards in both men's and women's age groups: 10 and under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, and 70 and over


Registration can be done online on-line. For additional race information, please contact Amy Johnson at Rock Valley Physical Therapy