Run or walk a 5k/3.1mi entirely through the World's Largest Corn Maze. Definitely an a-maze-ing experience that is so corny it's crazy. Weave through 100's of turns on the clearly marked course as fast as you can. Long sleeve event shirt to all participants.
Participants will start outside the corn maze one at a time every 3 seconds. After starting participants will enter the corn maze where they will weave on a clearly marked course through Richardson Adventure Farm's 33 acre corn maze. That is right, 3.1 miles entirely through corridors of corn with over 200 turns! All turns will be marked. Are you ready for a corny, crazy and a-maze-ing experience?
Richardson Adventure Farm
909 English Prairie Road
Spring Grove, IL 60081
October 16, 2016
7:15-8:45 a.m. - Registration/Packet Pick Up
8:25 a.m. - Kids 100 Meter Maze Dash (Age 10 and under)
8:30 a.m. - 5k Start
One participant starts every 3 seconds
Participant start schedule will be posted on 10/15
10:00 a.m. - AWARDS
Start order will be determined by your normal minutes per mile run time. The fastest participants will go first. This helps to make sure there is no congestion in the maze. If you want to start with your friends, make sure you both enter the same minutes per mile on your registration. A start order list will be posted Saturday before the event.
PACKET PICK UP
Packets contain your souvenir shirt, bib number and timing chip.
A timing chip is a small chip worn on your shoe or ankle which automatically starts your personal time when you cross the start line and automatically stops it when you cross the finish line.
Your packet will be available on event morning only, see schedule.
Long sleeve event shirt will be provided to all participants. Custom medal awards will be awarded to the top 3 participants male and female overall and top 3 in each age group.
under 14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 & 60+
Kids Maze Dash awards to all participants
Dogs are not allowed.
Strollers are not allowed.
Caution: This event has lots of turns on terrain that could vary. Everyone is participating at their own risk.
It is the participant’s responsibility to make sure they are wearing their timing chip throughout the race and that they return it after crossing the finish line. Participants may be charged a fee for lost timing chips.
Runners and walkers can participate in this event.
All participants are required to read and sign the event waiver form. Click mail in registration link on registration page to view event waiver. You are not officially registered until you have signed the event waiver.
It is the participant’s responsibility to make sure that they do not impair their ability to hear and detect present or potential hazards and dangers.
Water stations include water and sports drink.
If at any time you are in need of assistance throughout the event please notify a volunteer or course monitor.
The event will start rain, snow or shine. The event could be delayed due to lightning or other dangerous conditions. Above schedule is weather dependent. The event may be cancelled or postponed due to conditions beyond the event's control. No refunds
Event photos are available for purchase. Massage and stretching is not provided by All Community Events.