REGISTRATION AND PACKET PICKUP
Participants and their parents can register and pick up youth run
race packets and instructions on Thursday, Friday, or Saturday of race weekend:
- Thursday April 27, during the Health & Fitness Expo at the Activities and Recreation Center (ARC) from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Friday April 28 ,during the Health & Fitness Expo at the Activities and Recreation Center (ARC) from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Saturday April 29, at Memorial Stadium (Great East Hall) from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
(Race packets for all other events can only be picked up on Thursday
and Friday at the Health & Fitness Expo.)
Youth Run Instructions (Youth Run Instructions in Spanish)
BUSEY YOUTH RUN FUNZONE
Celebrate youth fitness with the Busey Youth Run Funzone! Let local children’s vendors keep your little racer entertained as they wait their turn to take the field. Located in the Great East Hall, festivities will begin 10:00 a.m. to Noon on race day, Saturday April 29. Festivities will close prior to the singing of the National Anthem.
Youth Run entrants receive a drawstring backpack with cool race swag and other goodies from Busey Bank, including a 100% cotton pre-shrunk commemorative T-shirt. All finishers also receive a unique youth run medal.
Postrace food, served in the Great West Hall of Memorial Stadium, includes bananas, delicious cookies from Einstein Bros. Bagels, chocolate milk from Prairie Farms, and other goodies.
To guarantee a shirt, you must register by April 14. Youth shirt sizes
run as follows: Youth XS (2-4), Youth S (6-8), Youth M (10-12), Youth L
(14-16), Youth XL (18-20).