The 5K and 10K River Run takes place every year on the first Saturday of October up to and down the scenic Fox River. The USA Track and Field (USATF) certified course starts and finishes in front of the Village Hall, 200 North River Street, Montgomery. This is the perfect race for all ages and abilities. Pets, kids, and strollers are all welcome to walk/run the 5K course! The racecourse map is linked below.
RUN REGISTRATION INCLUDES:
- Long-Sleeve Dry-Fit Shirt (limited quantities and sizes available, register by August 31 to guarantee your shirt)
- Post-Race Goodie Bag
- Bib with Chip Timing
- Medals for Category Winners and Top Finishers
The registration fee will increase by $5 after August 31, 2021! Participants who register before August 31st are guaranteed to receive a long-sleeve dry-fit shirt and goodie bag!
TIMING & SAFETY
(Certification Code: 5K: IL-06047JW - 10K: IL-13137JW)
Splits will be given at every mile. An overhead digital clock will be located at the finish line.
The race will be chip timed by J3 Timing.
Water station and first aid are available on the course.
Sponsoring the River Run is a great opportunity to showcase your business. If you are interested in sponsoring the race please fill out the Sponsorship Form (PDF). Vendors can apply to have a booth to promote products or services by filling out the Vendor Application (PDF).
Not a runner, but would like to volunteer? Please send an email to the River Run Organizers with your contact information and we will gladly put your name on a list.
A VERY SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR 2019 SPONSORS:
Chiquita Food Market
DeKalb County Recycling Systems
Dolan and Murphy Inc.
Earthmover Credit Union
Engineering Enterprises, Inc.
Fox Valley Credit Union
Greater Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce
Heartland Bank and Trust
Paisano's Pizza and Grill
Rush Copley Healthplex
Speer Financial, Inc.
Steinwart Audiology & Speech Services
The Lakone Company
Waubonsee Community College
West Aurora Family Dental
Village of Montgomery
Interested in becoming a River Run Sponsor? Call 630-466-6700 ext. 110 today
or email the river run organizers for more information!