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Hill of A Race Obstacle Run

The City of Bloomington’s Parks and Recreation department in partnership with Dust2Glory Fitness and Certified Spartan SGX Coach Dustin are excited to announce the return of the Hill of a Race Obstacle Run on Saturday, August 27th beginning rain or shine at 9:00 AM at Ewing Park 2 in Bloomington, Illinois.

This ages 7+ race is the ultimate outdoor fitness challenge with a course set up for recreational enthusiasts as well as competitive racers. The obstacle run will include running, lifting, carrying, climbing, crawling, and tests of agility and balance.

“The Hill of a Race obstacle run has become a popular event for families and competitive athletes alike,” said Neal McKenry Program Manager, adding “Parks is excited to once again partner with the talented Dust2Glory staff.”

Recreational and competitive waves make this a great event for anyone from families and beginners to the serious obstacle runner. The first wave (competitive) begins at 9:00 AM with waves (recreational) starting every 10 minutes. Kids ages 7 – 13 must participate with a registered adult. Event shirts will be provided to everyone who registers by August 1st, 2022.

The course map and list of obstacles will be posted closer to the event on the Parks and Recreation social media pages.

Registration is going on now at through noon on August 26th. Early Bird registration fee for recreational wave participants is $30 and runs through June 30, after June 30 the fee is $35. Competitive race participants add $10. Kids ages 7-13 are $10 and must participate with a registered adult.

Participants can pick up race packets on Friday, August 26 from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM at Dust2Glory Fitness located at 716 E. Empire St. (Suite G), Bloomington, Illinois. Participants are strongly encouraged to register early online to secure the most savings and to guarantee their spot in the race.

For more information on the City of Bloomington’s Parks and Recreation Department events call (309) 434-2260 or visit online at


Saturday, August 27, 2022
9:00am – 12:00pm

Cost: $30-$55


Ewing Park II
1001 Ethel Pkwy
Bloomington Illinois 61701

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