Run locally, think globally! Montessori Academy, Batavia, Illinois hosts this first annual event that spans two bridges and two continents. 100% of all registration fees go to important causes: locally, Tri-City Family Services; globally: Run for Congo Women.
Come run or walk our 5K, 10K or one of our three childrens'; races and support families in need in your community and across the globe. The 5K starts at 7:00 am, the 10K starts at 7:30 am, the Toddler Trot starts at 9:00 am, the Junior Jog starts at 9:15 am, and the Youth Mile starts at 9:45 am.
This race has a beautiful, scenic course that is on a bike path along the Fox River. The 10K crosses two bridges, so the racers will be on both sides of the river. The 5K is an out and back course that crosses the river and comes back. The Toddler Trot and Junior Jog will be held on the campus of the Montessori Academy while the Youth Mile will utilize the bike path along the river.
Race day parking and race starts will be at the VFW in Batavia, IL.
645 S. River Rd.
Batavia, IL 60510
Race Day registration will be CASH ONLY from 5:30 am to 6:30 am at the VFW (next door to Montessori Academy)
The 5K and 10K races will be chip timed with advanced chip technology -- the Innovative Timing Systems Jaguar timing system uses a disposable timing chip that is attached to the race bib.
We will also have tech race shirts for the first 200 to register. Please register by April 23, 2011 to be guaranteed a shirt.
We would like to let you know that packet pickup has been scheduled for Wednesday, May 4th and Thursday, May 5th.
We will also accept registrations at these locations for the race (cash only)
5K - $25.00 10K - $35.00
On Wednesday, May 4th, pick up/registration will be located at the New Balance Store in Geneva, Illinois from 4pm - 7pm.
1749 South Randall Rd
Geneva, IL 60134
On Thursday, May 5th, pick up/registration will be located at Geneva Running Outfitters from 4pm - 7pm.
221 W. State Street
Geneva, IL 60134
Runners with baby joggers and stroller are not allowed in the race; bicycles, in-line skates, other wheeled vehicles (except wheelchairs) and dogs are likewise not allowed.
For information please contact Irene Crane at 630-853-1927 and firstname.lastname@example.org, or George Markham at 630-326-9000 and George@MontessoriBatavia.com