The Byron Fest 5K Race is set for Saturday, July 14th. The race will begin at 8 a.m. at the Byron Forest Preserve. Ogle County Physical Therapy is the proud sponsor of the 2018 Byron Fest 5K Race in cooperation with the Byron Park District.

The entry fee for adult runners is $25 and $15 for youth runners. Rockford Road Runners and Rockford Wildcat Members are eligible for a 10 percent pre-registration discount for the 5K Race.

Runners of the race that pre-register by Thursday, July 12th are guaranteed a competitive 5K race shirt.

Awards will be given to the overall male and female first place finishers along with the top three males and females in each age division. Through a generous donation, some cash prizes will also be awarded.

The staff of Ogle County Physical Therapy will be on hand on race day offering pre and post-race stretching and injury checks.

More information is available at and runners can register online at