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River-to-River Relay
April 22, 2017

Shawnee National Forest | 06:15 am - 08:00 pm
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.
Mississippi & Ohio Rivers- Southern IL


Carterville Fire Department Hot Air Balloon Glow and 5K
April 28, 2017 - April 29, 2017

Walker's Bluff | 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Hot Air Balloon Glow - April 28th @ 6-10pm, April 29th @ 6-10pm
$10/Car, $50/Bus
5K - April 29th @ 3-6pm (Registration @ 1pm)
$25 for Pre-registration ending April 1st
$30 for any Registration after April 1st - up to day of event
     *Includes t-shirt and cost of admission for Hot Air Balloon Glow after race April 29th
Track is natural landscape through the woods/hills of Walker’s Bluff.
This is a Carterville Fire Department Fundraiser.  All proceeds go towards training/equipment.
326 Vermont Road- Carterville, IL 62918
Event Coordinator: Adam Gossett, FM/EM (618) 964-4679