When is packet pickup?

For those who register for teh Half Marathon or 5K events packet pick up will be on Friday, August 20th from 4-7 p.m. at Fleet Feet: 1653 N. Alpine Road, Rockford.

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

You may turn in your donations in advance to the RAMP office during business hours, 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 21st, however you will not be guaranteed a t-shirt unless you register BY August 1st.

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.