Off To the Races!
Run Distances: 5k, 10k, 10 mile or the Daily Double, 10 Mile and 5k Plus, 1/2 Mile Fun Run
10 Mile and 10k (limestone trail): 8:00 am start: These races will head North to Old School Forest Preserve and around before heading back to the finish at Equestrian Connection for the 10k and the half marathon moves on to Deerpath Farms for the second half. The finish line is at Equestrian Connection, 600 N. Bradley Rd. Upon your finish, 10 mile competitors can race again in the 5K to compete in the DAILY DOUBLE!!!
5k (limestone trail and road): 10:15 Start :The 5k begins near CDW parking and heads South onto the Mettawa trail into Deerpath Farms. After a road loop, runners head north on the trail to Equestrian Connection’s finish line.
Fun Run/Walk (limestone trail from parking to finish line nontimed 10:30 Start
Gear Check: Check your gear to be bussed to the finish line if you wish. There will be a bus service from the finish line back to parking but the walk is less than half a mile. (A great cool down)
GREAT HIGH TECH SHIRTS! The first 500 entrants in all races combined receive long sleeve technical shirts.
Post Race Food and Awards: Join us for our famous faire of burgers and dogs as well as fresh baked goods for a post race party in our barn. For those over 21, Tighthead Brewery will be providing microbrew to runners!
10k awards begin at 10:30. Awards to Overall Male and Female winner in all events; top three places in the following age groups for men and women: 19 and below, and following five year age groups, including, 70 and over. Cash prize to top male and female in the Daily Double and medals for all participants. All runners get a raffle ticket towards great prizes. Purchase additional raffle tickets on this form or on race day.