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The Race Is On!
May 24, 2021

Hopedale, IL – The Race is on!  Register now for the Major Reid Nannen Memorial 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, July 3, 2021 in Hopedale, IL starting at 7:30am.  Celebrating its 5th year, we are excited to bring this race back to you in 2021!  To keep you safe, we are offering flight time choices for runners.  Additionally, we will not be hosting an in-person awards ceremony.  Race results and winners will instead be posted on the HWC Facebook page.  Winners will be able to pick up their awards at the Hopedale Wellness Center the following week.

Don’t wait, register now!  To be a part of the 5K, that will begin at 7:30am, register now through June 13, 2021 for only $30.  If you register after June 13, 2021 the price increase to $35.   If you are interested in participating in the 1 Mile Walk, it will begin at 8:15am.  You can register online for the 1 Mile Walk for $20.  These prices include a complimentary race t-shirt and there are no additional fees added at checkout!

Register online at  Official timing is provided by It’s Race Time, Inc.  Please note that we will be offering online registration only and we will not be taking race day registrations due to health safety guidelines. 

To find out all the details on awards, packet pickup, course maps, and tons of other information please go to  The race will begin at the Hopedale Wellness Center, 222 NW Grove Street, Hopedale, IL.

The Major Reid Nannen Memorial 5K Run/Walk honors U.S. Marine Major Reid B. Nannen, a Hopedale native, who gave his life in service while training at TOPGUN NAS in Fallon, Nevada on March 1, 2014.  Reid was a graduate of Olympia High School and the University of Illinois.

If you have questions or need assistance, please call the Hopedale Wellness Center at 309.449.4500 or checkout our Facebook page at Hopedale Wellness Center.