The Village of Montgomery will host its 14th annual 5k and 10K River Run on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 9 a.m. The Montgomery 5K and 10K River Run are USA Track and Field certified with computerized race results provided by J3 Timing, Inc., a family owned race management service provider in northern Illinois. The race will start and finish at Village Hall (200 North River Street Montgomery, IL 60538).  Race day registration begins at 7:30 a.m.

The race takes place on both sides of the scenic Fox River through beautiful landscaped parks and residential areas. (Course Map Attached) Awards will be given to the first two male and first two female finishers in the age categories of: 12 and under, 13-19, 20-30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60, 61-70, 71+, as well as overall male and overall female winners for both races. All entrants will receive a River Run long sleeve dri-fit shirt and goodie bag.  Awards will be presented inside Village Hall in the Board Room around 10:30 AM.

There will be several area vendors set-up prior to and after the race for participants and their families to visit. Chiro One Wellness Center, Cornish Chiropractic, GNC Stores, and The Chiropractic Place – Oswego. Rondi’s S.E.L.F. Fitness will also be back this year to lead in warm-ups and stretches prior to the race.

Same day race registration for the 5K is $35 for adults and $15 for children while the 10K is $45 for adults and $25 for children. Children under three are free for both races.

A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to the Montgomery VFW Post #7452, the Montgomery Foundation, and the Montgomery Rotary.

To sign up for this fun-filled event go to:

For more information call (630) 466-6700 or Like Us on Facebook: Montgomery 5K and 10K River Run

A special thank you to all our sponsors!

Gold Level Sponsors:

Engineering Enterprises, Inc.

Village of Montgomery

Caterpillar, Inc.

Chiquita Food Market

Ozinga Bros., Inc.

Rush Copley Healthplex

South Moon Barbeque

The Lakone Company


Silver Level Sponsors:

AllSteel Credit Union

Blain’s Farm & Fleet

Dunkin’ Donuts

Heartland Bank & Trust

Lyon, LLC

Montgomery Chamber of Commerce

Rosati’s of Montgomery Pizza Pub

Speer Financial, Inc.

VVF Illinois Services, LLC

Waubonsee Community College



Coffman Truck Sales

Frank Marshall Electric

Fox Valley Building Trades Council

Horizon Management

Old Second National Bank of Aurora

Scott Eye Care

Third Millennium Associates, Inc.

West Suburban Dental Care


Friend of the River Run:


DICK’S Sporting Goods

Fox Valley Park District

Naperville Running Company

Northwestern Delnor Health and Fitness Center

Panera Bread of Oswego

United Facilities