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River-to-River RelayApril 22, 2017
April 22, 2017
06:15 am - 08:00 pm
Registration opens Tuesday, October 25, 2016 @ 6:00pm CDT
The River-to-River (R2R) race is a popular, annual 80-mile relay race held in southern Illinois in mid-April. 240 eight-member teams from around the country compete. The 8 members of each team run 3 cycles of approximately 3.3 miles while maintaining a specific order. The course starts near the Mississippi river by Wolf Lake, IL and proceeds over 80 hilly and curvy miles of 2 lane highways to Golconda on the banks of the Ohio River.