The 5K Race will be held on Friday, June 24, 2022, at 6 PM -- coinciding with the East Prairie Main Street Party. Run will be held rain or shine -- no refunds. Runners of all ages are welcome -- but please ensure you are properly trained and physically able to participate at the level of physical and/or aerobic activity required for this race.
REGISTRATION LOCATION, RACE START/STOP & PARKING
The race starts and ends at the East Prairie Chamber of Commerce/Body Fx gym at at 106 S. Washington. Registration tables will be set up outside in front of the gym. Free parking is available along the streets near the race start, but please note the race is held in conjunction with the East Prairie Main Street Party so please allow time should parking be harder to find.
Online pre-registration will be open until June 10 (to allow time to order t-shirts and prepare bags).
We will be offering on-site registration until run time on a first-come, first-served basis. We hope to have credit card services available, but please bring cash or check as a backup.
PRICING & WHAT'S INCLUDED
Registration includes a guaranteed finisher's medal and t-shirt for the first 50 registrants. Online registration will be available before June 10. Early Bird (through May 30): $15 all ages
May 31 - June 10: $20 all ages
Onsite: $25 all ages (t-shirts included as long as they last)
ADDITIONAL T-SHIRTS FOR SALE
We're also offering non-runners the chance to pre-purchase our short-sleeve, moisture-wicking t-shirts. (NOTE: we may have a few on-site for purchase, but we cannot guarantee sizes)
Prices: Youth Small - Large: $15
Adult Small - XLarge: $15
Adult 2XLarge: $16
Adult 3XLarge: $17
PACKET PICKUP5:00PM - 5:55PM - Packet Pickup and Registration for 5K
6PM - 5K Start
7:30PM - Winners announced and race support wraps up
Awards ceremony following the race. Trophies will be given to top Male and Female finisher overall and awards for the top finishers in each bracket:
- 10 & under
RUNNER SAFETY & ROUTE CONDITIONS
Runners must obey all traffic rules. The Huskers 5K is flat route along well-marked city streets and along rural highways.
No pets, roller blades, bikes, or headsets, please.
We will have a few officials riding the route on ATVs to assist runners if needed.
Printed route maps will be available at the registration table on the day of the run.
WATER STATIONS & REST ROOMS
Several water stations will be provided along the route. There will be portable restrooms/running water at the Registration Start/Stop at BodyFx gym at 106 S. Washington.