The Summer Sizzler Weekly Race Series has been held each Wednesday from Mid-April through August since 1980. Organized by the Greater Springfield Harriers running club, the series alternates between 5 kilometer XC and 8 kilometer road courses.
The series kicks-off each year on the 19th of April, Everett Barney Day, in reconigtion and thanks for his 178-acre land donation made back in 1890 to what became Forest Park.
No pre-registration; just sign up on race day
Kids 14 and under are free!