Mississippi River Run (8/23/14)

Mississippi River RunJoin us on August 23rd for the only event to go across the Mark Twain Memorial Bridge from Illinois to Missouri.  The view from the Bridge has been described by past participants as “breathtaking,” “stunning,” and “the best part of an awesome day.”  The Mississippi River Run features a 5K run/walk and a 10K run.  The runs will start on the East side of the Mark Twain Memorial Bridge in Illinois and will cross the Mississippi River and return to the Y Men’s Pavilion in downtown Hannibal.  Proceeds from this event will benefit programs to help encourage healthy lifestyles.

Date
Saturday, August 23, 2014 

Events
5K  8:00am
10K  8:00am

Location
Y Men's Pavillion
#1 YMCA Drive
Hannibal, MO 63401

The Hannibal Trolley and busses from Marion County Services for the Developmentally Disabled will provide transportation from Y Mens’ Pavilion to the run start at the East side of the bridge.  There is not room for personal cars to park on the East side of the bridge.  The last trolley will leave the registration area at the Y Mens’ Pavilion at 7:40am. 

Course
5K10K 

Packet Pick-Up
More information will be available closer to race day. 

Register
Register via mail-in form to participate.

Entry Fees
$10 per student
$20 per individual
$40 per family  

Awards
Medals are awarded to the top 3 overall male and females in the 10K and 5.5K, as well as the top male and female finishers in each of the following categories: 9 & under, 10 to 14, 15 to 19, 20 to 24, 25 to 29, 30 to 34, 35 to 39, 40 to 44, 45 to 49, 50 to 54, 55 to 59, 60 to 64, 65 to 69, 70 & Over.

More Information
For more information on the Mississippi River Run visit the race website, or call (573) 231-3155.

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