Join us for a family friendly 5K (3.1 miles) run or walk on a flat, fast course through the beautiful, tree lined streets of Harding Woods in La Grange Park. Easy to spectate USATF certified course. New electronic bib timing means your official time starts when YOU cross the 5K starting line! All ages are welcome to register for the 5K. Children 10 and under may register for the Kids' Fun Run (not timed, no official results, approx. 0.5 mile).Preschoolers through 1st graders can participate in the free Falcon 100 yard dash hosted by the Junior Falcon Club.
For the safety of all participants, strollers are welcome to lineup behind the runners. No other wheels (bicycles, in line skates, skateboards, etc.) allowed except for wheelchairs. No dogs allowed. Race held rain or shine.
ONLINE REGISTRATION AND PRICES END 11/2/16 AT 11:59 PM. Register after that in person (+$5) at packet pick-up (Wed. 11/3 & Thur. 11/4, 2-7 pm) or race day at SFX Joyce Hall (7:00-8:00 am - note your race start time). Please bring cash or check (to St. Francis Xavier). No need to register for the Junior Falcon Dash, join us at the start!
Back to school 10% off discount offered 8/21/16-8/28/16! No coupon code needed.
REGISTER BY WEDNESDAY 10/19/16 TO BE GUARANTEED A 5K TECH SHIRT IN YOUR SELECTED SIZE FOR RACE DAY AND SPONSOR GOODY BAG. Late registrants may receive shirt sizes as available or shirts after event.
Registration fee includes online processing fee and electronic timing chip. Participants under age 15 receive a $10.00 discount automatically applied during checkout.No refunds.
Please allow 24 hours after registration for packet pick-up.
Packet pick-up 2-7 pm Thursday (11/3) and Friday (11/4) at the Runner's Soul, 5 S. La Grange Rd., La Grange, or race day (see below). Please allow ample time to make it to the start of your race if picking up your packet on race day.
Race day packet pick-up, registration, and gear check (use whatever bag you'd like) from 7:00 am-8:00 am at St. Francis Xavier School, Joyce Hall, 145 N. Waiola Ave. (LA GRANGE) south of Ogden Ave.; race starts north of Ogden Ave. in La Grange Park (approximately 0.3 miles away). Parking available on neighborhood streets on both sides of Ogden Ave., and school lot (entrance on Waiola Ave.); no parking on course.
Top 3 overall male and female finishers will receive a trophy and gift certificate to the Runner's Soul. Age group medals will be presented to the top 3 M/F who are not overall winners in the following age groups: 10 and under, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18, and adults (19 and over). Top finishers will be determined by official electronic ("chip") time.