7th Annual Nancy Young Dolphin Dash - Aurora, IL

Event Date

Sat, May 10, 2014


Aurora, IL

About This Activity

Nancy Young PTA is hosting our 7th Annual Run for Fun. This event provides families an opportunity to have a fun time together, while promoting exercising and fitness. Race Day includes a USATF certified 5K course in the neighborhood surrounding our school, a 1 Mile Run/Walk and a post-race party featuring a pancake breakfast, silent auction and other activities. All participants receive a t-shirt and goodie bag.



Individual - $25

Family of 2- $35

Family of 3 - $45

Family of 4 - $55

Family of 5 - $65

Family of 6 - $75

Same Day Registration $10 additional per person

*WALK-UP REGISTRATION:  7:00 AM until 8:15 AM

COURSE: 5K and 1 Mile Family walk or run

?START TIMES:  8:30 AM - 1 Mile and 9:00 AM - 5K


Friday, May 9th - 4 PM - 7 PM at NYE

Saturday, May 10th - 7 AM until 8:30 AM

*There is no t-shirt guarantee if registering after May 6th.

PANCAKE BREAKFAST POST RACE PARTY:  All participants are invited to celebrate at a special party following the race. Festivities will include a pancake breakfast, music, silent auction, vendor expo, and more.

?AWARDS CEREMONY:  Awards will be presented to the Overall Top 3 Male and Female 5K finishers, top male and female 5K finishers per age group, as well as the top three male and female 5K finishers in each grade K-5,  All children under 12 who participate in either race will receive a medal when they cross the finish line.



  • We have various sponsorship levels
  • Over 600 registristants last year
  • Email: nancyyoungrun@gmail.com for more information


Event schedule and times

  • 8:00 AM:  Ribbon Cutting ceremony featuring Nancy Young, Mayor of Aurora, Tom Weisner, Alderwoman Sheta Hart-Burns, IL State Representative Darlene Singer and NYE Principal Adrienne Morgan
  • 8:15 AM: Line Up at Starting Line
  • 8:30 AM: 1 Mile Begins
  • 8:45 AM: 5K Line Up at Starting Line
  • 9:00 AM: 5K Mile Begins

Silent Auction opens at 8:00 AM and closes 5 minutes after the awards ceremony

*Pancakes after the race for paid participants

 Contact: nancyyoungrun@gmail.com for additional information

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