Beat Beethoven 5k Run/Walk

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Date(s) - 09/16/2017
8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Wavering Park

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Runners:  Can you Beat Beethoven?


At 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 16 in Quincy, IL, Beethoven’s 5th Symphony will begin. Can you complete the 5K before the Symphony is finished???

That’s 28 minutes and 39 seconds!


Runners will be professionally chip-timed, with Medals for Men’s & Women’s 1st 2nd and 3rd Place, plus all runners who Beat Beethoven’s time will receive a medal!


Walkers, come enjoy the beautiful fall morning and walk for a wonderful cause:  Helping to bring Music to the Lives of our Children.   Join a team if you like:  Join the Orchestra’s team in honor of Vicki Daggett’s 50 years with the QSO.  Join the Chorus’s team in honor of bass Robert Bedell.  Join Peg Holzgrafe’s Team walking/running in memory of Mary Ann Middendorf…Walk in honor of Bruce Briney’s 10th Anniversary with the QSO!  Or make a team of your own and encourage as many of your friends to participate as possible.  The goal of these fun teams is to have the most members!

Click HERE to REGISTER (by Sept 1 to get a free t-shirt)

​​​Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017
Location:  Quincy IL Wavering Park – Baseball Field right
​by North 36th Street entrance to the park

Race Day Registration 7:00a.m.- 7:45a.m.
Race begins 8:00 a.m.


Can’t make it?  Please support the run with a donation!  Click here to donate!


More details on the attached flyer, or at


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