SRRC holds the annual 5K Run/Walk for the Kids on the Saturday during Ottawa’s Riverfest festivities each year. This year the race will be a COLOR run/walk with a new course. The race will start and end at Ottawa River Rescue this year, 234 Albin Stevens Dr. Check in and race day registration begins at 6:30 a.m., runners start at 8:00 a.m. with a Kid’s Fun Run immediately following the race. The run/walk includes views along the Riverwalk, the scenic Illinois and Michigan Canal passage and the historic East Side.
Runners are timed and the top overall female and male runners receive trophies. Also, runners placing 1st, 2nd or 3rd in thirteen different age categories receive medals. For more information on any of our event, please contact Jennifer Kirkman at 815-434-0857 or sign up at www.runsignup.com/race/IL/ottawa/srrc