2016 Chicago Chinatown 5K & Youth Run


Event Date

Sat, Jul 9, 2016


Chicago, IL


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Youth Run - Youth Run

$15 $15 Closed

5K Run - 5K Run

$38 $38 Closed

About This Activity

Please join us for the July 9, 2016 Chicago Chinatown 5K Youth Run. The Chinatown 5K race is a fast course that runs through the heart of Chicago Chinatown. We also feature a 200 meter (age 6-8) and a quarter mile (age 9-11) youth run. All finishers of the 5K and the Youth Run will automatically be entered into our post race raffle drawing, so don’t miss it!

Event details and schedule

The 5K race will start promptly at 8 a.m., Saturday, July 9, 2016.

5K Race Course

Starting at Chinatown Square on Archer Avenue, the race features a fast course with turn around at 34th Street. Runners will run through the heart of Chinatown and finish back again at Chinatown Square. ** 5K T-Shirts are gender specific, male and female sizes. **

Youth Run
Kids ages 6 – 11 will also have the opportunity to participate in an organized run after the 5K race. The kids’ 200 meter (age 6-8) and a quarter mile (age 9-11) race will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. The race will be held along Archer Ave., near Chinatown Square. Parents, family and friends are encouraged to attend to cheer on the runners.

Registration Fee

5K Race
$38 Registration fee
$43 starting on June 28, 2016
$50 on Race Day (cash only)

Youth Run
$15 Registration fee
$20 starting on June 28, 2016
$25 on Race Day (cash only)

Packet Pick-up
Universal Sole
3052 North Lincoln Ave., Chicago, IL 60657
July 2, 2016 (Saturday) from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Chicago Chinatown Square
2130 S. Archer, Chicago, IL 60616
July 6, 2016 (Wednesday) from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
July 7, 2016 (Thursday) from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Race day registrants (cash only) and packet pick-up from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.

Timing Chip
This year’s 5K run features the latest in race timing technology, the CHRONOTRACK B-TAG ! This is new timing technology which the chip stays mounted on the runner’s bib. It doesn’t require additional application by the runners!

First Aid
A first aid tent will be set up in Chinatown Square for participants. An ambulance will also be on call for emergencies.

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