6:00 a.m. Last Minute Registration & Packet Pick Up Open
6:10 a.m. Gear Check Opens
6:55 a.m. Last Minute Registration & Packet Pick Up Close
7:00 a.m. Half Marathon, 10k, 5K Start
7:15 a.m. Live Country Music Band Starts
7:45 a.m. 5k Awards
8:00 a.m. 10K Awards
9:15 a.m. Half Marathon Awards
10:30 a.m. Gear Check Closes
Participants have 3.5 hours to finish event
Option 1: Get your packet mailed right to your door for $9.99 (limited time availability).
Option 2: Pick up your packet on Friday, 10/20, at:
Road Runner Sports
1435 N Kingsbury St
Chicago, IL 60642
Road Runner Sports Coupon – BONUS! You’ll get $10 from Road Runner Sports to spend on anything you want in the store over $30! Or join the VIP Family and save 25% on everything! Don’t miss out on this exclusive gift when you pick up your packet in store. Restrictions apply. See store for details
Picking up someone else’s packet? Don’t forget you must bring their signed waiver.
Option 3: Event day packet pick up (not suggested).
Back on My Feet
Back on My Feet is a national nonprofit organization that uses running to help those experiencing homelessness change the way they see themselves so they can make real change in their lives that results in employment and independent living. Back on My Feet does not provide food nor shelter, but instead provides coaching, resources, financial aid, job training and access to employment opportunities. CLICK HERE for more details.
601 West Montrose Avenue
Chicago, IL 60613
-See course map for exact location.
All Community Events recommends eco-friendly transportation for your convenience: carpool, bicycle or use public transit!
-CTA(Chicago Transit Authority): CTA’s trip planner http://tripsweb.rtachicago.com or 888.YOUR.CTA
-Metra Train Service: www.metrarail.com or 312.322.6777
-RTA(Regional Transit Authority): www.rtachicago.com
-Limited street parking may be available.
Paid parking is available at:
-Parking along and on N. Simonds Dr.
Bicycle parking is available near the race start/finish location.
Come and be part of a fun an exciting event. All volunteers receive a FREE SHIRT for helping. Volunteers are needed to help on event day throughout the event. Please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
Finisher medals earned for all Half Marathon, 10K & 5K finishers.
Awards will be awarded to the top 3 participants, male and female in each age group and overall for the half marathon, 10k & 5K. Age Groups:
14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64 & 65+
This event is chip timed. Your “chip” is integrated with your bib. You must wear your bib on your front across your stomach to be electronically timed.
Runners and walkers can participate in this event as long as the participant can finish within the event time limit, see schedule above.
Monitored gear check will be provided. Pick up and drop off will be at the start/finish area. The event is not responsible for any lost or stolen items.
If you ordered your race packet to be mailed to you, it will typically arrive 1 – 4 days before the event. It will be sent to the address you entered in during registration.
All participants are required to read and sign the event waiver form. Click mail in registration link or waiver link on registration page for event waiver.
It is the participant’s responsibility to make sure that they do not impair their ability to hear, see, sense, and detect present or potential hazards and dangers.
Park trails and roads are open to public use throughout the event.
Water stations include water and sports drink.
If at any time you are in need of assistance throughout the event please notify a volunteer or course monitor.
No dogs. No strollers.
The event will start rain, snow or shine. The event could be delayed due to lightning or other dangerous conditions. Above schedule is weather dependent. Trail conditions could be variable.
Office hours: M – F from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. CST
*We may not be in the office on Mondays or Fridays due to being on-site for events.
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