Midtown 5K Run & Walk
Palatine, 60074, Illinois
Saturday, September 28, 2013 8:30 AM (Central Standard Time)
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Questions? Contact: Robyn Kove at 847.991.4646 or robyn.kove@midtownclubs.com
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Midtown Athletic Club
1760 North Hicks Road
Palatine, 60074, IL
About This Event
This is a 5K Run & Walk to benefit Bears Care, the charitable beneficiary of the Chicago Bears.

THIS EVENT WILL CLOSE AT 1,000 PARTICIPANTS. SIGN UP EARLY! Participants will receive a long sleeve moisture wicking tee shirt. Registrations and fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Refer a Friend-Get Your Midtown 5K Registration Free!
Refer a friend using the link on your confirmation e mail and the credit card holder will receive $5.00 for every friend who registers for the Midtown 5K. Refer enough friends and your registration is free!
About The Course
Our 5K (3.1) mile course will start and finish at Midtown Athletic Club and wind throughout the Deer Grove East Forest Preserve. Water, First Aid Stations and Mile Markers are clearly defined. Split times will be called at miles one and two. BIKES, DOGS and ROLLERBLADES ARE PROHIBITED.
Directions To Midtown Athletic Club
Take Northbound Route 53/290/355. Exit Dundee Road. Turn left to Westbound Dundee Road. Cross Rand Road (stay on Dundee). Turn right at Hicks Road. Proceed past Midtown Athletic Club to UPS parking lot located at 2100 North Hicks Road. Arrive early as portions of Hicks Road will be closed to traffic.
Free parking will be available at the UPS parking lot located at 2100 North Hicks Road, Palatine. Midtown Athletic Club is located 1 short block south of UPS.
Packet Pick Up
Packet pick up will be on Race Day ONLY (Sept 28) beginning at 6:45am-8:00am.
Join 101.9fm THE MIX for pre race entertainment and Mobile Music Interactive Entertainment for post-race entertainment.
Refreshments will be available for runners and walkers compliments of Whole Foods Market Palatine and Culvers.
Awards Ceremony
Awards will be presented to the overall male and female winners as well as 1st/2nd/3rd place participants (male and female) in each of the age categories.

Group Participation Awards.
Form a team representing your school or business. The winning teams upon the percentage of participants vs. the total population of the school or business.

Age Catergories
Male and Female for the following age categories:

14 and under
80 and over

Silent Auction
Silent Auction items will be available and will include fitness equipment, autographed Bears items and other autographed memoribilia.
Tours of Midtown Athletic Club
If you are not already a member of Midtown Athletic Club, stop by Member Services, and receive a free tour of our Club along with a guest pass.
Race Results
The Midtown 5K Run & Walk is using the ChronoTract B-Tag system. Results will be posted online at:
www.mychicagoathlete.com by 4:00 pm on race day.
Please contact Robyn Kove at Midtown Athletic Club, 847.991.4646, or via e-mail at robyn.kove@midtown.com
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Waiver and Release
I am aware that participating in the Midtown 5K Run & Walk (the “Run”) thru Midtown Athletic Club in Palatine, IL., (the “Club”) is a potentially hazardous activity and that I and/or my child should not enter and participate in the Run unless I and/or my child are physically able. I acknowledge and agree that I, on behalf of myself and/or my child, am solely responsible for all health risks associated with the Run. I agree to abide by the rules and the decision of any event official relative to my and/or my child’s ability to safely compete in the event. I will provide adult supervision for my child to and from the Run and during the Run. I assume all risks of personal injury, death, property loss or other damages which may result from or arise out of my and/or my child’s participation in the Run. The foregoing risks shall include, but are not limited to, falls, contact with other participants, the effects of the weather (including high heat and/or humidity), traffic, road conditions, all such risks to myself and/or my child being known or unknown, anticipated or unanticipated, resulting from or arising out of my and/or my child’s participation in the Run. I understand and agree that the foregoing waiver of liability, individually and/or on behalf of my child, shall apply to any and all claims against the Club, Tennis Corporation of America,race day volunteers, all event sponsors, and/or their owners, managers, shareholders, officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates and their representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Event Affiliates”) for any such personal injuries, property loss or other damages connected to or arising out of any of the aforesaid risks. I hereby, individually and/or on behalf of my child, fully and forever waive, release and discharge the Event Affiliates, and each of them, from any and all claims, damages, demands, rights of action or causes of action, present or future, known or unknown, anticipated or unanticipated, resulting from or arising out of my attendance at and participation in the Run, including those which arise out of the negligence of the Event Affiliates. Further, I hereby, individually and/or on behalf of my child, release and discharge the Event Affiliates from any and all liability for any loss of, or theft of, or damage to personal property, including without limitation, automobiles. I am aware that the Club and Event Affiliates will be taking photographs and that I, individually and/or on behalf of my child, give the Club and Event Affiliates the unrestricted absolute, perpetual, worldwide right to display, post, distribute or reproduce any photographs of myself and/or my child pertaining to the Run and/or the Pre and Post Run Entertainment. I acknowledge and agree that I have carefully read this Waiver and Release and fully understand and agree that it is a waiver and release of liability.
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