AMA 5k Race



American Medical Association Presents Junaia Carter, M.D., 5k Race

April 21, 2012, at 8:30 am

Washington Park

Springfield, IL



Hosted by SIU School of Medicine Medical Students and American Medical Association

All proceeds to benefit M.E.R.C.Y. Communities, a non-profit organization that provides housing and supportive services to foster the independence fo homeless and at-risk families.


Register Online Today!


Download a flyer.


Registration Fees:

$16 if you register online AND are a member of Springfield Road Runners Club or ISMS

$18 if you register online

$18 if you register on race day AND a member of SRRC or ISMS

$20 if you register on race day

Preregister by mail or at the Springfield Running Center during packet pickup

Packet pickup is Friday, April 20, from Springfield Running Center, 2943 W. White Oaks Drive, Ph: 217.787.4400, or on race day

Register also before the race between 7:30-8:30 a.m. on April 21 before the race at the Washington Park shelter, between the playground and the starting line.

Make checks payable to "SIU SCHOOL OF MEDICINE".




Awards to male & female top 3 overall finishers & top age group finishers in 5-year age groups from 20-70, plus 19 & under, and 70 & over

T-shirts guaranteed for all who pre-register. 

Door prizes and refreshments after race. Must be present for door prizes.

Results posted on



Joshua Billington

Eliza Davis

Ashley Leverenz

Jessica Sampias

Michael Sinha



Course Map


 Course Map


Parking limited inside Washington Park, additional parking along S Grand Ave



South of playground, just west of Start/Finish line



Starting line is between playground and tennis courts.

2 loops around Washington Park totaling 5 km (3.1 mi)

First loop keeps to outside from lake to MacArthur Blvd

Second loop keeps inside park