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New Windsor Rodeo Run is Aug. 21

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The 23rd annual New Windsor Rodeo Run will start at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 21. This is a two and four mile run/walk. Walkers are welcome. The race starts and finishes at the east entrance of the rodeo grounds. The location of the event is the New Windsor Ball Park/Rodeo Grounds on the west edge of New Windsor.

No strollers or dogs are allowed for safety reasons.

THe road is run on blacktop streets with splits provided each mile and water at miles one and three.

The first 200 entries will receive a t-shirt. The entry fee before Aug. 12 is $14 and after Aug. 12 is $20.

Mail entry forms to Tom Ryan, 405 N. 2nd Ave. P.O. Box 6, New Windsor, IL 61465. Make checks payable to New Windsor Rodeo Run.

Age division

Two mile male and female race: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over.

Four mile male and female race:  9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over.

Special trophies will be awarded to the first place male and female finishers to both two and four mile races.

For more information on the Rodeo Run and the New Windsor Fair and Rodeo visit www.nwrodeo.org.