2016 Results

2016 Results are posted
See 2016 results here.

The Race

Saturday April 16, 2016
Race starts 9:00AM

Packet Pickup:
Friday:
5:00-7:00pm

Saturday:
7:30am - 8:45am

Both at the pavilion in
Independence Park,
across from
Marquette Elementary
100 Joliet Rd
Marquette Heights, IL

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Print and Bring the Mail in form in person day of the race. Print & Mail

$28 ($23 no shirt) on or before 4/3/2016

$33 ($28 no shirt) After 4/3/2016 & on race day

Click here for 2016 Race Results


The Tiger Trot Challenge 5k Run/Walk. A 5k timed race to support the children of District 102. Come out and help raise money for Marquette Elementary, Rogers Elementary, and Georgetown Middle Schools.

See you next year !


Course: The race will start in between Independence Park and Marquette Elementary and wind around the city of Marquette Heights. Click here for course map & info
Time: 9:00AM
Date: Saturday, April 16th, 2016
Place:  Marquette Elementary/Independence Park
100 Joliet Road, Marquette Heights

Entry Fee:
$28 ($23 no shirt) on or before April 3, 2016
$33 ($28 no shirt) After April 3, 2016 & on race day
Sign Up Online here

Race starts near Marquette Elementary
100 Joliet Rd,
Marquette Heights, IL 61554

Packet Pickup
Friday Early Packet pickup will be April 15, from 5:00-7:00pm at the Independence Park Pavilion, across from Marquette Elementary
Saturday Packet pickup will be in the pavilion at Independence Park, across from Marquette Elementary
Saturday, April 16 7:30-8:45AM
Race begins at 9:00AM sharp on April 16

The Details:
Now an Illinois Valley Striders Grand Prix Series Race

We guarantee a great race experience. With professional timing by Mayhem Race Management, Tech T-shirts, and lots of awards.
  • Moisture Wicking/Tech T-Shirt guaranteed to all racers pre-registered on or before April 3rd.
  • Awards to 1st, 2nd and now 3rd overall and to 1st & 2nd place in each 5 year age group. (more info)
  • Professional timing by Mayhem Race Management
  • Results posted online here, on IVS.org, and at Athlinks.com (our results page)
  • 1/4 mile children's race at the conclusion of the event. Free entry ! Sign up at packet pick up.

Directions to race:
From the north and west:
Take I-474 east to Exit 9. Turn right onto Illinois Route 29. Immediately get into the left lane and turn left onto Lasalle Blvd at the traffic light. Follow Lasalle Blvd to the intersection with Joliet Rd, where you will see the elementary school.
From the south and east:
Take I-474 west to Exit 9. Turn left onto Illinois Route 29. Immediately get into the left lane and turn left onto Lasalle Blvd at the second traffic light. Follow Lasalle Blvd to the intersection with Joliet Rd, where you will see the elementary school.

Parking is available at the Elementary school in the teachers parking lot, as well as to the northeast of the school in the parking lots for Independence Park.