Union County Colorfest Biathlon

The City of Anna is hosting the 26th Union County Colorfest Biathlon! Race will be October 7, 2023.

This year, racers can run the biathlon solo, with a team or choose a 5K only option.

To register, visit Union County Colorfest Biathlon & 5K 

For information, visit the City’s Facebook Colorfest Biathlon & 5K Event

The Biathlon will proceed as follows:
A. 5 Kilometer Run (3.1 miles)
B. 29.2 Kilometer Bike (17.5 miles)
The Biathlon & 5K will begin@ 8:30 a.m., Saturday, October 7, 2023.
The starting point will be at the Choate Mental Health Center in Anna, Illinois.
Sign-in will be held from 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. on the day of the race at Goodner
Hall on the grounds of Choate MH & DC.

The overall top male and female finishers, as well as the top three finishers in
each age division, will receive a trophy or plaque.

Biathletes must use helmets. All participants shall provide their own equipment and
are responsible for their equipment at all times. Bike racks will be placed at the
transition area of the race. All racers must use caution in high risk areas and situations
including, but not limited to, the run and bike ride, during which participants
may encounter motor vehicles, pedestrians, dogs and/or adverse road conditions.