RACE COURSE --
The races will both be out and back, starting in Millstadt Village Park, turning left onto North Polk Street, then right onto Blackburn Manor, left onto Cedar Street, right onto West Washington/Kropp Road, left onto Triple Lakes Road, right onto Stemmler Road, and then right onto Bluffside Road. The turn-a-round for both the half marathon and 5K will be marked.
Half Marathon and 5K run through the Millstadt, IL countryside.
Attention Racers - Thank you so much for registering for our races. We look forward to seeing you. We'd like to share a couple of reminders:
1. Parking will be available at the Millstadt Primary Center, 105 West Parkview Drive, or at the Millstadt Swimming Pool, 300 West Parkview Drive. Just following the walking path from the Primary Center or the Pool through the Millstadt City Park to the pavilion on Kalbfleisch Street.
2. Early pacet picu-up will be at the pavilion near the race start on Kalbfleisch Street on Saturday April 14 from 4-6 pm.
3. We'll be serving pulled pork sandwiches and slaw, along with some other race treats after the races.
If you have debating about running, wanting to see how the weather will be, you can still register prior to the race start on Sunday morning.
Thanks again for participating in the Millstadt Tin Man races!!
The Millstadt Tin Man Half Marathon and 5K Run will take place on April 15, 2018, beginning at 8:00 a.m. for both races at the Millstadt Village Park, on Kalbfleisch Street, off North Polk Street. The Friends of the Old Millstadt Water Tower are sponsoring these races, with all of the funds earned going towards the restoration and preservation of the Old Millstadt Water Tower, Millstadt's most visible landmark. Last year was a learning experience, and we listened to the feedback from the participants. We will have more water stations, additional restroom facilities and April weather.
Early packet pick-up will be on Saturday April 14 from 4-6 p.m. at the race start on Kalbfleisch Street. Packets can also be picked up on race day, April 15, from 6:30 - 7:30 a.m. at the pavillion on Kalbfleisch Street. Parking will be available at Millstadt Primary Center, 105 W. Parkview Drive, and also at the Millstadt Swimming Pool, 300 W. Parkview Drive.
Awards will be given to the top 3 (M &F) overall winners, and also to the top 3 (M & F) finishers in each division. The divisions are Wheelchair (M & F), Masters (M & F), and Age Groups (M & F): 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & over. All Half Marathon finishers will receive a commemorative shoe wallet.
We look forward to seeing many new participants, and also to welcoming returning runners.