Last year, 12,000 runners across the country participated in the first-ever Fleet Feet nationwide 5K on Global Running Day. In 2018, the Big Run is back and bigger than ever.
- Date: Wednesday June 6, 2018
- Time: 6:30pm
- Location: Fleet Feet Sports Springfield, 1254 E Republic Rd, Springfield, MO 65804
- Fee: $25 through June 4th, 2018, $30 June 5th & 6th (if not sold out)
- Course: 5K (3.1 mile) loop in South Springfield. Course map below
- Results will funnel up into a national leader board to determine and reward the overall fastest runners and age groupers in the country with some pretty cool cash prizes
- $10.00 Fleet Feet Springfield gift voucher for each paid participant. These will be put into the mail within a week of registration.
- Race T-shirt and post race snacks (size guarantee if registered by May 25th)
- Chip Timing
- Fastest male and female in the country each earn $500!
- Fastest age groupers in the country win $100
- Middle group: if your time is in the exact middle of your gender across the country you earn $500
- Common ground: if your finish time is the most common time in the country you'll get entered into a drawing for $500
- Local awards to top M/F and top M/F Masters (40+) and top 3 in each age group at our race in Springfield
- Age groups: <14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
- Any participants who post a photo from The Big Run and includes #TheBigRun @FleetFeetSports, @BrooksRunning, is eligible to win one of three pairs of exclusive Big Run custom Goodrs.
Race Day Schedule
- 12-6pm - Packet Pickup at Fleet Feet Springfield
- 6:30pm - Race
- 7:30(-ish) pm - Awards
- Race limited to 300 runners
- Parking: In front of Fleet Feet Sports and adjacent retail lots
- From the Hwy 60 - Exit at National Ave. Head south to Republic Rd. At National, head east to 1254 E Republic Rd.
- From Hwy 65 - Exit at Hwy 60 / James River Expressway and head west. Exit at National Ave. Head south to Republic Rd. At National, head east to 1254 E Republic Rd.