Railsplitter Run 5k & 10K

Join us for the 37th Annual Railsplitter Run on Sunday, October 8.

NEW this year: a 5k and a 10k Race that will start at 8.am.

Railsplitter Run Logo

Due to popular demand, the race will start earlier this year — at 8 a.m. on Sunday, October 8, 2017.

The race begins & ends at 201 W. Main Street in downtown Hodgenville. Participation is open to all.

5k Railsplitter Run
ADULT Entry Fee $30 (save $5 by registering before Sept. 17, 2017)
STUDENT Entry Fee: $15 – Register online

10k Railsplitter Run
ADULT Entry Fee $40  (save $5 by registering before Sept. 17, 2017)
STUDENT Entry Fee: $15 – Register online

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  • Performance Runner Shirt to all pre-registrant entrants (must register by Sept. 17, 2017)
  • Premium gifts to the top male and female overall runners
  • Prizes to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd-place finishers in each age group
  • Overall Winners are not eligible for age group awards

Divisions (Male & Female)

  • 9 and under
  • 10-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65 and older

5k Course

Runners will begin on Main Street by the post office.
Runners will head west on Main Street to Water Street.
Runners will run on Water Street to Lincoln Blvd.
Runners will head north on Lincoln Blvd.
Runners will turn left on Tonieville Road connecting to the bypass.
Runners will run to the top of the hill and turn around and retrace their steps back the same way. Google map of Hodgenville: https://goo.gl/maps/IbO7y

10k Course

Will run a double-loop of the 5k (above).

Additional Information & Notices

PARKING:  Street Parking
DRESSING FACILITIES:  Public restrooms available, but limited

  1. All participants eligible for prize drawing.
  2. Post-race refreshments provided.
  3. Complete entry form (please print, MUST SIGN & DATE RELEASE OF RESPONSIBILITY FORM