When does registration open and close?
Click here to register online.
Trophies are awarded to the top 3 overall male and female finishers in each distance. Medals are awarded to the top 3 finishers in each category and the top 3 finishers in the Filly/Clydesdale division as well. Each participant receives a finisher's medal.
Where is the race site located?
The start and finish of the race is located in downtown Hannibal, Missouri on North Main St. at the intersection of North Main and Hill St.
Are baby strollers allowed on the race route?
To ensure the safety of all participants, we do not allow baby strollers, carriages, scooters or other such items during the 5K run/walk or the 5K/10K/15K run. However, we do allow strollers in the Fun Run.
Can I bring my dog to the race?
No, we love pets but cannot accommodate them at the event. The only exception is for required service dogs.
What do the proceeds from the Hannibal Cannibal support?
In 2019, all proceeds from the Cannibal will benefit the Foundation’s Building BETTER Tomorrows Campaign, which is raising funds to assist with enhancing and expanding surgical capacityies; expanding and improving crital care areas and investing in the future through delivery rooms. The new expansion of our healthcare system will assist with increasing our capacities and furthering our mission to guide our patients to BETTER. Hannibal Regional Foundation is assisting by raising $2,000,000 in funds for the expansion project.
All proceeds from the Fun Run will benefit the Hannibal Children’s Center.
I’m coming in from out of town, where can I stay?
Hannibal offers a variety of hotel, bed & breakfast and camping options. For a full list of accommodations, please visit the Hannibal Convention and Visitor’s Bureau.
Are there restroom facilities at the race location?
Yes, port-a-potties are located directly behind the race location at the Hannibal Y-Men’s facility or bathroom facilities are available at the Hannibal Parks & Recreation bathroom facility located on Hill Street.
Will water be available during the race?
Yes, in addition to water at the end of the race, there are two hydration stations on the 5k route and four on the 10k & 15k route. In addition to water, Gatorade will be available at the 10k turn around water station.
Is parking available at the race location?
On street parking is available throughout downtown.
Where can I get the race results?
Race results will be posted immediately following the race in several locations at the race site. They will also be posted on hannibalcannibal.com later that day. For those who registered online, you should receive an email detailing your time and overall finish results once they are posted to the website.
Where do runners get their timing device?
We will be using a timing system that utilizes a disposable timing tag that is attached to your bib number. It eliminates the need to return the timing chips at the end of the race, and also eliminates lost timing chip fees.
What time does the Fun Run start?
The Fun Run is immediately following the Cannibal. Lineup of the children will begin at approximately 8:45 am with the race starting at approximately 9:00 am.
What are the age groups for the fun run?
Children will be sent in groups according to age.
Parents are only allowed on the course with the birth – 2 year old children. We ask that parents with children racing in the groups 3 years and older remain behind the barricades for the safety of everyone. If you wish to run with your child who is over age 3, there will be an open race immediately following the oldest group.