QMG Bridge the Gap to Health

Director:
Jennifer Sousa, Quincy Medical Group
Distance:
5K, 10K, Half Marathon
When:
5/18/2019 8:00 am
Where:
Clat Adams Park, Front and Hampshire Street, Quincy, IL Quincy, IL Location Map

Quincy Medical Group Bridge the Gap to Health Race features 5K, 10K and Half Marathon courses for the competitive runner or walker and a 5K leisure walk. The event has hosted a multitude of competitive runners over the years, while still maintaining a family friendly atmosphere. All proceeds benefit the Quincy Medical Group Healthcare Foundation and the Quincy Catholic Charities' MedAssist Program.

Date
Saturday, May 18, 2019

Start Times
5K, 10K, & Half Marathon - 8:00am
Children's Fun Run - 9:30am

Location
Clat Adams Park
Front and Hampshire Street, Quincy, IL

Packet Pick-Up
Packet pickup and late registration are available at the packet pick-up...
- Friday, May 17 from 4-7pm at the QU Health & Fitness Center

Registration
Registration is available online. All 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, and 5K Walk participants receive a shirt. Children's Fun Run registrants will receive a unisex short sleeve cotton tee. Children in strollers can purchase a youth sized tee for $8

Entry Fees

5K Leisure Walk - $30 ($35 starting on May 1)

5K Run - $35 ($40 starting on May 1; $45 starting May 14)

10K (run or walk) $35 ($40 starting on May 1; $45 starting May 14)

Half Marathon - $55 ($60 starting on May 1; $70 starting May 14)

Paul Arndt Kid's Fun Run (sponsored by Mercantile Bank) - $5

Virtual Race (no shirt) – $25
Complete any of the event distances on your own and receive a race medal by mail. Shipping to US addresses only.

Virtual Race (with t-shirt) – $35
Complete any of the event distances on your own and receive a race medal and t-shirt by mail. Shipping to US addresses only.

Family Discount - *Families of 4 or more on a single registration will automatically receive a $5 per person discount at checkout. Discounts do not apply to the Mercantile Paul Arndt Kids Fun Run or to strollers.

If you plan on running with a stroller, you must pay an additional $10 during registration. All children in strollers will receive a medal when crossing the finish line.

Awards
The 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon are competitive events. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd awards are given to top finishers in each category per event. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd awarded in each competitive age category for male and female. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards are given for top overall male and female finishers in each event. All awards are based on chip time, NOT gun time.

Age categories for the 5K are: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Age categories for the 10K & Half Marathon are: 19 & Under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.