Run for the Bagel 2014





27 Years Running!

Run for the Bagel will be held Saturday, July 19th.  Pick your race-  10K Run, 5K Run, 5K Walk or One Mile Fun Run!

Run through the streets of Mattoon on a flat and partially shaded course.  This run will begin in front of the Bus Station (19th and Broadway) and will end at our Y!.  All 5K/10K Runners, 5K Walkers and Timed Fun Runners will have Champion/MYLAPS disposable Bib Timing in their registration packet.  Real time results will be from the start mat to the finish line.  For race  maps click the following:  10K Race, 5K Race, One Mile Fun Run

Runners who register prior to July 17 may pick up race packets at the Y after 12pm on Thursday, July 17, or beginning at 6am on July 19th


Registration/Packet Pick-Up

Location: Mattoon Y Bock Gym

Time:  6am-6:30am.  Registration will close promptly at 6:30am



Race Start:  Bus Station (19th and Broadway)

Start time:


5K Run and Walk 7:10am

1 Mile Fun Run-7:15am

Race End:  Mattoon Area Family YMCA (16th and Richmond)

* Strollers are allowed behind racers.  No rollerblades, headphones or dogs are allowed on the course.  Porta-potties will be available at start line.


Timing and Results

Championship 24/7 will provide computerized results for all chip timed events.  Race results will be posted at, at the Y and on our website(the following Monday).


How to get to the Y

Take I-57 to exit 190B for Mattoon.  Go west on Charleston Avenue to 16th Street and turn right.  Go two blocks north.  The Y will be on your left at 221 North 16th Street.

Age Divisions:                                                                           Awards:

  •  10& under                                                      5K/10K Run-Male/Female Overall, Masters (40-49) and
  • 11-14                                                                                             Grandmasters (50+)
  • 15-19                                                                  5K Run- Trophies- Top 4 each age/gender division
  • 20-24                                                                 10K Run- Trophies-Top 3 each age/gender
  • 25-29                                                                                                        division
  • 30-34                                                                   5K Participation Walk- Medals at finish line
  • 35-39                                                                    Fun Run- Ribbons at finish line
  • 40-44 Masters                                                  Timed Fun Run- Ribbons and Trophies
  • 45-49                                                                                             for overall male/female
  • 50-54 Grandmasters
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70+


10K Run-$22

5K Run-$22

5K Walk-$22

One Mile Fun Run (untimed)-$5

One Mile Timed Fun Run-$7

* A late registration fee of $5 will be added starting  July 17th.

No Refunds on registrations

For more information on Run for the Bagel, please contact Jill Rohr at

To register please stop in the Mattoon Y or register online at or click here to register on this site.  For a paper registration click here.

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