Equestrian Connection Trail Races
Lake Forest, Illinois
Sunday, May 4, 2014 8:00 AM (Central Standard Time)
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Off to The Races!
Register for the race of your choice! 5k, 10k 10 mile or the Daily Double- 10 mile/5k combo! We also have a 1/2 mile fun run/walk! Bring the whole family!
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Contact:diana schnell
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Parking at CDW.
All races begin on a trail directly across from the parking garage of CDW, 26125 N. Riverwoods, Mettawa, IL.
Choose Your Distance!
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.

Packet Pickup
Friday May 2, 12 to 6 pm at the Audi Exchange, 2490 Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, IL and Saturday, May 3, 10 am to 2:00 pm at Equestrian Connection, 600 N. Bradley Rd. Lake Forest, IL 60045, 847-615-8696 10 - 3

Race day am from 7 to 8am.

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Thanks to our sponsors!
A special thank you to our sponsors! They include:

THE EXCHANGE, Highland Park

Costco, Mettawa

Sunset Foods, Lake Forest

Max's Deli, Highland Park

Once Upon A Bagel, Highland Park

Starbucks, Lake Forest

Tighthead, Mundelein

Deerpath Farm and the Village of Mettawa

North Shore Distance Runners

Waiver and Release
I, the undersigned, for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, hereby waive release any all rights and claims I may have against Equestrian Connection, The Village of Mettawa, Deerpath Farms, and Lake County Forest Preserve, Running Right, all sponsors, all representatives, successors, and assign for any and all injuries suffered by me in this event, including pre and post race activities. I attest and verify that I have full knowledge of the risks involved in this event, and I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained to participate. I grant permission for emergency medical treatment by competent medical personnel at this event. I grant full permission to use photos and records of this event.
I understand and agree to the waiver and release*