ROCHELLE — The Rochelle Community Hospital Foundation will host the 12th Annual “Hospital Hustle” 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, June 2 at 8 a.m.
This fun family event will be held at Rochelle Township High School, 1401 Flagg Road. The walk/run starts at the high school, follows the bike path to Atwood Park and back for a total of 3.1 miles.
“Every person of all athletic abilities levels are invited to join us to either walk or run the 5K. We won’t even penalize you if you can’t complete the whole 5K, we just hope you get out and move,” shared RCH Foundation Coordinator, Michelle LaPage.
Online Registration is now open through 3 p.m. June 1. Entry fees are as follows: $25 for pre-entry up to June 1 or $30 for race day registration. To register online, download a registration form or for more race details, log onto the hospital’s website at www.rochellehospital.com/hustle. Chip timing will be offered again this year by J3 Timing.
Teams need to have a minimum of five people with a team name and a team captain. Team scoring will be based on the average time of the first three team members to cross the finish line. Team captains can register and pay for the whole team online but waivers for all team members must be turned in before or on the day of the Hustle. All teams will receive a discounted entry fee of $20 per person.
Awards will be presented within one hour after the race top overall male/female finishers. Top three team winners, and the first three male/female finishers in each of the following age categories: 0-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over will be recognized.
Pre-registered participants will be able to pick up their packets at Early Packet Pick Up, Friday, June 1st from 3 - 6 p.m. at Rochelle Community Hospital by the Gift Shoppe at the 2nd Street entrance.
Day of the race registration and packet pick up will be on Saturday, June 2 from 7 a.m. - 7:50 a.m. at Rochelle Township High School.
Questions may be directed to Michelle LaPage at [email protected] or 815-561-3110.