The Morrison Rotary Club members have been meeting to make this event the best year ever. Make plans to participate in the Harvest Hammer Duathlon on Saturday, September 16. Lets all hope the Covid 19 pandemic has ended and we can get back to normal again. We look forward to an awesome event this year!


Presented By Morrison Rotary

*Race Day registration opens at 7:00 a.m. Saturday morning for shirt/bib/chip pick-up.

There will be NO EARLY PACKET PICKUP this year 2023.  We apologize for the inconvenience.

Children’s Races:

8:15 a.m1/3 Mile Wee Run  (Reserved for children Pre-K – 2)

* 8:30 a.m. 1/2 Mile Fun Run  (Especially for 2nd through 5th Grade)

* 8:30 a.m. 1 Mile Challenge Run (Especially for 5th through 8th graders) Participants receive a Harvest Hammer T-shirt  and blue participation ribbon. Awards to top boy and girl in each race.

Adult Races – 9:00 a.m. 5K Run/Duathlon  – 3.1 mile run out and back to start.  Duathletes will enjoy an additional 21 mile bike ride through the countryside of Morrison – yes, you will have hills! Participants must be 14 yrs or older and wear an ANSI helmet to participate in the duathlon.  Awards overall and 3 deep by age group.  Color Run is Free to all Hammer Participants!  11:30 a.m. at the High School

COLOR RUN – Open to all ages, $12.00 for non-Hammer participants – includes a Hammer t-shirt.

*11:30 a.m. at Morrison High School – 6/10th mile north to railroad tracks. No prizes,  just a darn good time! Colored powder will be tossed or thrown at you as you make your way to the finish.   Sign up on-line by clicking the registration tab at the top of this page.

All events start at Morrison High School, 643 Genesee St., Morrison, IL.  (GPS users – please use “Academic Drive” for your location as Genesee St will be blocked off) Park on Academic Drive and behind Southside School on the playground.