DG 5 Miler - 38th Annual

5 Mile

Event Date

Sun, Jun 28, 2015

Address

Downers Grove, IL

Pricing

Activity Today Later

Resident

$27 $30 Closed

Non-Resident

$30 $33 Closed

CARA

$27 $30 Closed

About This Activity

Parking

Lincoln Center is 1/2 block east of Main Street on Maple Avenue. Parking is available at the parking deck located in the middle of the block surrounded by Curtiss Street, Maple Avenue, Washington Street and Main Street.

Directions from I-88

From I-88, exit Highland Avenue south, Highland becomes Main Street, proceed to Prairie go east (left) on Prairie to Washington go south (right)on Washington past the railroad tracks stay to the right after the tracks, go past Curtiss and parking will be on your right hand side.

Directions from I-355

From I-355, exit Ogden Avenue and go east, Turn right (south) on Belmont Road, proceed to Prairie and go east (Left), take Prairie to Washington go south (right) on Washington past the railroad tracks stay to the right after the tracks, go past Curtiss and parking will be on your right hand side.

Directions from I-294

From I-294, exit Ogden Avenue West, follow to Main Street and go south (left), proceed to Prairie go east (left) on Prairie to Washington go south (right) on Washington past the railroad tracks stay to the right after the tracks, go past Curtiss and parking will be on your right hand side.

Directions from I-55

Exit Lemont Road North, Lemont Road becomes Main Street, proceed to Maple Avenue go east on Maple (right) and proceed to Washington go North (left) on Washington and the parking deck will be located a 1/2 block down on your left hand side.

Runners will be grouped into one of the following age and gender categories: 14 & younger;15-19,20-24,25-29,30-34,35-39,40-44,45-49,50-54,55-59,60-64,65-69,70-74 and 80 years or better. This is a running event. For the safety of our runners, baby strollers, bicycles, skateboards, roller blades and dogs are strictly prohibited from the race. Race Packets for pre-registered runners will be available Friday, June 26 from 4:00-7:00 pm and Saturday, June 27 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm at the Recreation Center, 4500 Belmont Road, Downers Grove. Runners who wish to pick up their packet on Friday or Saturday must register by 4:00 pm on Tuesday, June 23. Runners interested in registering after 4:00 pm on Tuesday, June 23 must do so on race day between 6:00 am and 7:00 am at Lincoln Center, 935 Maple Ave.This race was selected to be part of CARA’s 2015 competitive circuit of races, named the RUNNERS’ CHOICE CIRCUIT. CARA members can compete on this Circuit for year-end Overall, Age Group, Clydesdale/Athena (weight) and Club awards.This race is a CARA CERTIFIED RACE. It has agreed to adhere to and uphold CARA’s Best Practices Guidelines. These Guidelines embody the highest standards for quality, safety and comfort for participants in a road race. Due to CARA’s advocacy efforts, runners in the Chicagoland area enjoy some of the highest quality road races in the country. To view the Guidelines and to learn more about CARA, visit www.cararuns.org.The Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) is a non-profit organization devoted to expanding, motivating, supporting and celebrating the running community of Chicagoland. CARA connects runners to resources that enable them to run – farther, faster, better, for life.

Fees

$27-$33

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