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Heartland Series – Day 4 – IL
July 9, 2024
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About The Heartland Series – Day 4 – IL
Join us on July 9, 2024, for an exhilarating half marathon race as part of the Heartland Series – Day 4 – IL, held in the enchanting town of Fulton, IL. This race promises to offer an unforgettable experience for dedicated runners seeking both a challenging course and an opportunity to explore the wonders of this charming city.
Fulton, known as the “Dutch Windmill City”, is steeped in rich history and picturesque beauty. As you conquer the grueling 13.1-mile course, you’ll be mesmerized by the stunning views of the Mississippi River, the serene rolling countryside, and the rustic charm of the small-town atmosphere.
July in Fulton brings glorious summer weather with average temperatures ranging from 70°F to 85°F, ensuring a pleasant and invigorating race experience. The course is designed to take advantage of the city’s flat terrain, providing ample opportunity to set a new personal record.
Aside from the race, Fulton offers a myriad of engaging activities for runners and their families. Explore the authentic Dutch windmills, indulge in delicious Dutch pastries, and visit the Heritage Canyon, a unique outdoor museum that showcases the town’s history.
So lace up your shoes, feel the rush of adrenaline, and get ready to embrace the beauty, history, and community spirit of Fulton as you cross that finish line. Remember, as you push your limits and achieve your goals, the more Dutch pastries you’ll have earned to savor guilt-free!