The Kenosha Running Company is humbled and thankful to announce that all military veterans, active serviceman, and their spouses will be able to run/walk all of our 2018 events for FREE. If you are a veteran active serviceman, or a spouse, please email us (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call (262) 925-0300 to receive a discount code for the FREE entry. Please note, you will have to show your military ID at packet pick up.
If you are not involved in the military, please consider a donation to the military program so it will be maintainable and sustainable for many years to come. Donations may be made online with your race registration to the XCT Military Program or simply mail your check (made out to Kenosha Running Company) to KRC, P.O. Box 126, Kenosha, WI 53141.
Kenosha Running Company and the Village of Somers are excited to present the
RRCA Wisconsin Championship 1 mile Race
Somers "Let Freedom Ring" One-Mile Parade Run
Taking place prior to the start of the Somers' 4th of July parade, this unique event will let you test your speed while you are cheered on by hundreds of parade spectators!
After you run, plan on staying to watch the parade and celebrate the Village of Somers Heroes. There is a free Ice Cream Social after the parade at Somers Elementary School and the Somers Fire Department will be selling food during the parade.
Awards will start at 1:45 at Somers Memorial Park (7511 12th Street) in the VFW Pavilion located behind the Village/Town Hall. Cash prizes will be awarded for the overall winner, male and female in the open and masters division. Age group awards will follow.
*** We are proud to announce this event welcomes all adaptive athletes!!
Race will start at 1:15 p.m.
Runners not across the finish line in 15 minutes (1:30 p.m.) will be swept from the course.
Race course is a straight mile staring at the intersection of H and E and ending at the intersection of EA and E.
Race will be limited to 150 people. Sign up early.
Online registration will close on Monday at 10:00 a.m.
If spots are available, same day sign up will be available at packet pick up. Same day sign up will be $15.00
Packet pick up will be at the Somers Fire Station starting at 12:15.
Parking will be limited. Some parking will be available at Shoreland High School and Somers Elementary School and the surrounding area. Please note that roads will be closed at 12:30 p.m. to stage for the parade.
Event will be hand timed.
We are excited to announce that the Somers Let Freedom Ring One-Mile Parade Run has been selected as the RRCA Wisconsin Championship 1 mile Race!
XCThrillogy is offering RUNSURANCE on this event. If for any reason you are unable to attend the Somers Let Freedom Ring One-Mile Parade Run, you can defer your entry to the next year's event, run a similar priced event, or get 80% of your entry fee refunded. Select RUNSURANCE as an option during registration if you are interested.
Check out the
Somers Let Freedom Ring One-Mile Parade Run
Same Day Registration:
For more information regarding volunteering at any of our events, please contact Brian Thomas at
(262) 925-0300 or e-mail: email@example.com
July 4, 2018
Somers Fire Station