When is packet pickup?

Packet pick up will be at the RAMP office, 202 Market Street Rockford, IL 61107 on Thursday, August 17th and Friday, August 18th from 12:00pm to 6:00pm for all events: Half Marathon, 5K and 3K.

When/Where do I turn in my donations for RAMP?

Donations should be collected online, however if you do collect any check or cash donations that you want to go towards your total, please bring in advance to the RAMP office during business hours or the packet pick up hours and days above, 202 Market Street in Rockford, IL. For more info, contact RAMP at 779-774-1021.

What happens if I cannot participate for any reason?

There are no medical comps, rollovers, refunds, or transfers of any kind.

What if the weather does not cooperate?

In the event of inclement weather your entry fee will be considered a donation.

Can I register on the final day?

Yes! You may register on August 19th, however you will not be guaranteed a t-shirt unless you register BY August 1st. Please note that the cost will go up after August 1st also.

Am I guaranteed a race shirt?

No. Race shirts unisex and are only guaranteed to those who register by August 1st. Please register early! If you raise $50 for RAMP by August 1st, you will earn an event t-shirt.


Parking will be at Trinity Lutheran Church, up and down Market and Water Streets, the lot across the street from RAMP and the lot behind RAMP’s parking lot where Register Star employees park.

What are the age brackets for the Half Marathon and 5K?

They are broken into male and female brackets into the following age groups:

8 & under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+


A finishing medal will only be available to Half Marathon Runners. No other prizes or awards will be given.

Street Closings

Stay tuned for street closings.