Hospital Hustle 5K Walk/Run and Kids Fun Run
Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. at Rochelle Township High School, 1401 Flagg Road, Rochelle
It is time for the Rochelle Community
Hospital Foundation Annual Hospital Hustle 5K Walk/Run set for Saturday,
June 3, 2017. The race is not only a great fundraiser for the RCH
Foundation but also a wonderful community builder.
ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE 6/2/16
Registration is open through 3:00 p.m. June 2nd, 2017. Only race day
registration will be available after June 2nd.
registered by May 27th will be guaranteed an event T-Shirt. Event
T-Shirts may be available for participants registering after May 27th, however,
supplies will be limited.
18 and under is a $15 registration fee.
may use one of three registration options to sign up for the event:
Online, mail in form, or race day.
Special recognition to those who have ran in all 11 Hospital Hustle races
Carington’s Kids Race
$10 prize for every 10th Finisher of the
Entertainment to encourage the runners and walkers
along the race route!
NEW THIS YEAR - CARINGTON’S KIDS
The Kids’ Race will be held at RTHS following the
5K Award Ceremony at approximately 10:00 a.m.
Kids ages 10 and under that register for the Kids’
Race by May 27, 2017 are guaranteed an event t-shirt. Event t-shirts may be
available to kids that register after May 27, 2017; however, supplies will be
The length of the Kids’ Race will be approximately
¼ of a mile.
There will be heats determined by age group.
Kids' Race medals will be awarded to all Kids’ Race
PACKET PICK UP and RACE DAY
participants will be able to pick up their packets at Early Packet Pick Up,
Friday, June 3rd from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. at Rochelle Community Hospital by the
Gift Shop at the 2nd Street entrance.
of the race registration & packet pick up, Saturday, June 3rd from 7:00
a.m. - 7:50 a.m. at Rochelle Township High School.
COURSE / SAFETY - For the safety of our runners and walkers,
no wheeled chair vehicles will be permitted on the race course (with the
exception of baby joggers, strollers, and wheelchairs), this includes bicycles,
scooters, and in-line skates. If running or walking with a stroller,
please be cautious and yield to others during the race. There are no pets
permitted on the course (with the exception of service animals). Walkers
are welcome and encouraged. For the safety of all, walkers are asked to
line up behind the runners.
CHIP TIMING - Chip Timing will be offered again by J3 Timing. Chips will be located
on the tear-off tags of the bib you receive. These tags will be collected
at the race, so please do not remove anything from your bib. This chip
timing will provide more accurate results and placing, allowing for a better
TEAMS - need to have a minimum of 5 people, team name and a team captain. Team scoring will be based on the average time of the first 3 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 - 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.
RESULTS - Results will be posted on the J3 Timing website
later in the day at: www.j3timing.com
ENTERTAINMENT - Rochelle
Community Hospital is on the hunt for entertainers to encourage the runners and
walkers along the race route! Up to ten different acts are sought to be
stationed along the route with entertainment such as singers, dancers,
musicians, gymnasts, cheerleaders, jugglers, and any other form of
family-friendly entertainment. The RCH Hospital Hustle’s family-feel makes it a
great place for new entertainers to get a start. If you are interested in being an entertainer
for this year’s Hospital Hustle, please contact Michelle LaPage at firstname.lastname@example.org or 815-561-3110.