Featuring 3-Mile and 6-Mile Courses
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Course Description: Three-mile and Six-mile courses (click here for route map) through scenic Kirkwood and Webster Groves. Course measurement, marking, and chip timing by BRE Race Consultants, a subsidiary of Big River Running. Starting area and finish line located on Argonne Drive, just east of Kirkwood Road, in the heart of downtown Kirkwood (click here for PARKING map).
Race Date: Thanksgiving Day, November 24, 2016
Starting Location: Both 3-mile and 6-mile races begin at the Kirkwood Farmer's Market, 150 E. Argonne Drive, corner of North Taylor and across Kirkwood Road from the Kirkwood Train Station (click here for map).
Starting Time: Three-mile race: 7:30 a.m. Six-mile race: 8:10 a.m.
Entry Fee: Register online now for $18. Walk in registration ends the day before the race (see times below). Race day registration is available at 6:00 a.m. for $25. Cash, Check, or Charge.
Packet Pickup: Packets can be picked up beginning November 9th Online registrants can pick up their packet only at the site they selected during the registration. You can choose either of the following sites for pickup:
Webster Groves Recreational Complex
33 East Glendale Road
Webster Groves, MO 63119
Mon – Fri, 5:30 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Sat 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sun 10 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Kirkwood Community Center
111 S. Geyer Road
Kirkwood, MO 63122
Mon – Thur, 8 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Fri 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Sat 9 a.m. – noon
Giveaways - The first 4000 registrants will receive a commemorative giveaway.
Chip Timing - Runners will be given bibs with timing chips attached at registration. They must be affixed to the outside layer of clothing. DO NOT REMOVE TIMING CHIPS FROM BIB! Individual runner's start and finish times are recorded upon crossing the mat at the start/finish lines. Timing chips/bibs are disposable and need not be turned in after the race.
Awards- Race results and medals will be available immediately following the race. Awards will based on chip times. Individual medals will be given for first through third place male and female in these categories:
9 & Under 10-14 15-19 20-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65-69 70-74 75-79 80 & Over
Results will be posted
following the race at:
Aside from event day announcement or medal recipients, winners will not otherwise be notified; runners are responsible to check the website and pick up medals from Webster Groves.
Notice to all participants: Be advised that during this event the roadways WILL NOT BE CLOSED to vehicular traffic or pedestrians. Police vehicles on the course serve only to alert uninvolved motorists that extra caution is needed. When available, uniformed personnel will be at major congestion points along the course to assist you. For your safety, we ask that you adhere to the following guidelines:
1. Always keep to the extreme outside edge of the roadway, as far as possible away from the portion used for vehicular traffic. If moving with the flow of traffic, try to remain alert for overtaking vehicles and be prepared to take evasive action.
2. When approaching any intersecting roadway or driveway, be prepared to stop if necessary.
3. Do not cross any intersection or change from one side of the road to the other, unless you have personally checked to make sure it is clear.
4. No route support is available after 9:15 a.m., so walkers should plan to participate in the 3-mile course.
5. No Dogs allowed and strollers need to start in the back.
REMEMBER: THINK SAFETY!!!!!
Please help make this a safe and enjoyable event for all concerned.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING THE RUN,
PLEASE CALL 314-822-5855 OR 314-963-5600.