About the Beneficiary
American Diabetes Association - Our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
We lead the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fight for those affected—by diabetes.
We fund research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes.
We deliver services to hundreds of communities.
We provide objective and credible information.
We give voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes.
Rosehill Cemetery - 5800 N Ravenswood, Chicago, IL 60660
Chartered in 1859, the 350 acre Rosehill Cemetery is the oldest and largest non-sectarian cemetery in Chicago. Rosehill contains the graves of many notables and veterans of all our wars, including the American Revolution. Over a dozen mayors of Chicago have their resting place at Rosehill Cemetery as well as several prominent Chicagoans. Four Illinois governors and 12 Civil War Generals were also laid to rest here. It is the largest burial ground of Union Civil War soldiers in the Midwest.
Packet Pick-Up, Event Day Registration, and Gear Check Open: 5:30p.m.
5K Chip-Timed Run and 5K Fun Run & Walk: 7:00p.m.
Post-Race Party Begins: 7:00p.m.
Awards Ceremony: 8:30p.m.
Post-Race Party Ends: 10:00p.m.
Pre-Race Day: 5K Chip-Timed Run and 5K Fun Run & Walk: $35
Race Day: $40 5K Fun Run & Walk
Glow-in-the-Dark Technical T-shirt!
That's right! Your registration includes a Glow-in-the-Dark short-sleeve technical t-shirt.
Chip Timing - Chronotrack B-Chip Disposable Chip Tags!
This event features the latest timing technology, the Chronotrack B-Chip! The computer chip comes already attached to your bib #. No need to wait until race day to pick up your chip - it's already on your bib when you go to a Pre-Registration/Packet Pick-Up event!
You must cross the special timing mats at the start and finish lines in order for your time to be recorded.
The 5K course will begin on Rosehill Drive before entering the cemetery where runners will follow the inner service roads and paths to a fanfare finish near the entrance on Ravenswood.
Pre-Registration / Packet Pick-Up
Sports Authority (3134 N Clark Street)
Thursday, September 27: 3pm to 8pm
Friday, September 28: 3pm to 8pm
Questions? Contact the Administrator
Who are you registering?
Waiver and Release
I know that running and/or walking a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter and run or walk unless I am medically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to my ability to safely complete the course. I assume all risks associated with running and walking in this event, including but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather, including low temperatures and/or wind chill, traffic and conditions of the road. All such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of this entry, I hereby for myself, heirs, executors, and administrators waive any and all claims I may have for damages against Chicago Running and Special Events Management Inc. dba Special Events Management, the City of Chicago, Rosehill Cemetery, American Diabetes Association, and all sponsors and individuals associated with the event, their representatives and successors, and assignees for any and all injuries suffered by me in connection with this event, including pre and post race activities. I hereby grant permission to CSEM and its authorized agents to use my name, photographs, videotapes, motion pictures in connection with this event, including recording any other record of my participation in this event for any purpose. There will be a $30.00 fee for all returned checks. Sorry no refunds.