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Between Fullerton & Diversey.
ABOUT THIS EVENT
After a successful return engagement in 2008, with more than 2,000 new toys collected for Chicagoland youngsters in need, Rudolph has signed a six-figure deal to serve as the event's "spokes-deer." "The event has all the right stuff, including Santa, plenty of hard working elves, loads of people running and walking and toys galore," said Rudolph.
HOME IN PLENTY OF TIME FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPING
Here's the list (check it twice) of the morning's activities.
7:00 am Race day registration, packet pick-up and toy drop opens
9:00 am Rudolph Ramble 8K Run/Walk
10:00 am Donner Dash
10:15 am Raffle & 8K Awards
YOUR CHRISTMAS GIFT TO CHICAGOLAND KIDS IN NEED
You’re invited to help make spirits a little brighter for youngsters with serious illnesses by contributing a new unwrapped toy (value of $10 or more) when you register/pick up your race packet. Toys will be donated to the Children’s Memorial Hospital.
Since Children’s’ Memorial Hospital was founded in 1882 philanthropy has helped provide resources to support pediatric care that is unsurpassed in quality and compassion Children’s Memorial Hospital it’s staff of fundraising professionals, affiliated organizations and active team of volunteers work together to cultivate and secure contributions that advance the mission of the hospital.
A BRIGHT RED NOSE TO LIGHT YOUR WAYThe event starts on the running path between Fullerton & Diversey. Participants go north to a turn around point north of Belmont, then south on a parallel route across Diversey, under Fullerton, continues south across Cannon Drive around the ball fields, then north across Cannon and follows the running path north to the finish.
TECHNICAL RUNNING SHIRTS
Technical shirts are limited to the first 1500 athletes who register.
TIMING, AWARDS & RESULTSThe Rudolph Ramble will use the ChampionChip timing system. Participants in the 8K will receive an envelope containing their timing chip.
Timing chips will be distributed on race day only.
You must wear the chip on your shoe in order to be timed. No chip no time. You are responsible for returning the chip immediately after the race. Participants will be charged $30 for any lost or damaged chips.
Gift certificates will be awarded to the top three men and women overall in the 8K Run. Medals will go to the top three men and women in the designated age groups (5-year increments) in the 8K Run.
Results will be posted at www.caprievents.com
Please Click Here for the Race Course Map
Designed for youngsters ages 2 to 12 years, the Donner Dash takes place on a loop course on the running path with the start and finish in the heart of the festivities. The race will be staged in the following heats:
2-4 years - 50 yards
5-6 years - 1/4 mile
7-12 years - 1/2 mile
PACKET PICK UPYou can register and/or pick up your packet and drop off a toy at:
Fleet Feet Sports @ Lincoln Square - 4555 N. Lincoln Ave. 773.271.3338
• Thursday (12/11) 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Fleet Feet Sports @ Pipers Alley - 1620 N. Wells 312.587.3338
• Friday (12/12) 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
• Saturday (12/13) 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
TIMING CHIPS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED ON RACE DAY ONLY!!
IF YOU REGISTER ONLINE AFTER THURSDAY, DECEMBER 4th, PLEASE WAIT 24 HOURS OR UNTIL RACE DAY TO PICK UP YOUR RACE MATERIALS.
Race Day, Sunday (12/14/08) starting at 7:00 am.
Limited parking is available on Cannon Drive (south of Fullerton) in front of the Lincoln Park Zoo. There will be a charge for parking. Please plan to arrive early.
Who are you registering?
Waiver and Release
RELEASE FORM: I am aware that participating in a running event is a potentially hazardous activity and that I and/or my child should not enter and run unless I and/or my child are physically able. I agree to abide by the rules and the decision of any event official relative to my and/or child’s ability to safely compete in the event. I will provide adult supervision for my child to and from the event. I assume all risks associated with my and/or my child’s participation in the 2008 Rudolph Ramble. Including, but 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 child being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and release from liability form, and knowing these facts, and in consideration of your accepting my entry and/or my child’s entry, I for myself and/or my child and anyone entitled to act on our behalf, waive and release Creative & Production Resources, Inc., Jim Brimm & Associates, Inc. DLZimco, Inc. d/b/a Fleet Feet Sports-Chicago, Illinois USATF, the City of Chicago, the Chicago Park District, race day volunteers, all event sponsors, their representatives and successors from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising from my participation and/or my child’s participation in this event. I also agree to return my ChampionChip at the conclusion of the race or I am liable for a $10 missing chip fee.