Montgomery's 5K and 10K River Run

About the Event:

The 15th Annual Montgomery 5k and 10k River Run is a family friendly event that features a flat, fast running course along both sides of the beautiful Fox River. Participants who register before August 31st are guaranteed to receive a participant shirt and goodie bag!

Race Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018

Race Time: 9 a.m. 

Registration Time: 7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.

Register On-Line:


5K and 10K Run:

The 5K and 10K run is a USA Track and Field certified course. Certification Codes for each: IL-06047-JW and IL-13137-JW. Splits will be given every mile and there will be a water station and first aid on the course. There will be an overhead digital clock at finish. The race will be chip timed and computerized race results will be provided by J3 Timing.

Age Divisions:

14 & Under      15-19            20-24

25-29             30-34             35-39

40-44             45-49             50-54

55-59             60-64             65-69

70 & Over

* Awards will be given to the first two male and female finishers in each division. The overall male and female winners will receive plaques.  

Award presentation will be inside the Village of Montgomery at approximately 10:30 AM (subject to last runners crossing finish line)


Team Information: 

You can create your own team, team name and team shirt color by submitting the team registration form that can be found on the website at All teams need to be registered by August 31st to be guaranteed shirts for race day! There will be an additional charge of $2.00 per adult on your team. 


Packet Pick-up:

Race Packet Pick-Up will be on Thurs., Oct. 4th from 8 AM - 7:00 PM and Fri., Oct. 5th from 8 AM - 4:30 PM and on race day prior to the start of the race at the Village of Montgomery, 200 North River Street in the Community Room. Please note that ALL race packets will be by individual last name regardless if you are on a team or not.