OSF Saint Paul Medical Center

Mendota, Illinois

CornaPalooza 5K/10K Run/Walk - Saturday, August 11, 2018

IMG_2898.JPG OSF HealthCare Saint Paul Medical Center presents the 11th Annual CornaPalooza!  The 5K/10K race and fitness walk starts & ends at Lake Mendota (1901 Tom Merwin Drive, Mendota, Illinois) at 8 a.m.

  • Pre-registration / Registration Opens at 6:30 a.m.
  • Race starts at 8:00 a.m.
  • Official CornaPalooza T-shirt for participants (size nor shirt guaranteed for late registrants)
  • Awards will be presented to the 1st overall male & female runners in the 5K & 10K runs. 
    1st through 3rd places will be awarded medals in each age group. All 14 & under receive participation ribbons.
  • Entry fees: $25 if postmarked by 7/27/18 - $30 7/28/18-8/11/18

2018 Race Application

Online Race Registration

Proceeds will benefit the start-up of OSF Saint Paul Community Garden; a new program that will be impactful not only in the harvest it provides but also in the collaboration of the community towards health and wellness.


About the Course


Course Map The USATF-certified 5K (IL-12139 JW) and 10K (IL-12140-JW) courses start & end at Lake Mendota (1901 Tom Merwin Drive). Race participants follow signs & enter Lake Mendota property from Route 251/52 & Tom Merwin Drive. Follow signage for designated parking. The course will take you west outside of Mendota to take on the rolling hills & sights of rural Mendota. 10K course will include a 1-mile stretch of compacted gravel road. All runners will experience a mile or more of Lake Kakusha TRAIL!

All traffic control & water stations will be pulled from roads as last runner passes or when 10K reaches 1 ½ hours. Not responsible for late starters on the course. NO double wide strollers allowed.


For additional information on sponsorship opportunities or about the race, please contact JoEllyn Gahan at (815) 539-1659 or joellyn.gahan@osfhealthcare.org .


Past Results


5K Results

10K Results

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