LOCATION Town Center Park 301 Columbia Lane Gilberts, IL 60136
RACE The Gilberts PTO invites you to sign up for the 4th Annual Race for the Gold 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run. The 5K run/walk will start at Town Center Park and run through the beautiful streets of the Town Center Subdivision.
BENEFICIARY All proceeds from the event help support local youth programs, school supplies and equipment for the Gilberts Elementary School students.
EVENT SCHEDULE Pre-Race Packet Pick Up - Saturday Sept. 16th 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Gilberts Elementary School Race Day Packet Pick Up/Registration - 6:45 a.m. - 7:45 a.m at Town Center Park 5k Race Start - 8:00 a.m. 1 Mile Fun Run - 9:00 a.m. Awards - 9:30 a.m.
AMENITIES Shirts are guaranteed for all pre-registered participants. Shirts not guaranteed on race day. Food & refreshments will be provided. Check your kids in at the Kids Corral while you run the race - supervised by GES teachers and staff.
AWARDS Top overall male and female and top 3 male and female age groups will receive awards. Age groups include 13 & under, 14-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over
TIMING & SCORING Race will be timed and scored with a disposable chip provided, which will be attached to the back of the bib.