Lemont Park District Freedom Run 2013
Start: Thursday, July 4, 2013 @ 7:00 AM (CDT)
Lemont , IL 60439
Registration Closing Date
Sunday, June 30, 2013 @ 11:59 PM (CDT)
Join us for the 36th Annual Freedom Run, sponsored by our friends at Tap House Grill in Lemont, and salute our troops! Challenge yourself as you race through the scenic and hilly streets of Historic Lemont. This event will feature a 5K race and a 10K race. Awards will be given to the top three runners in each age category. And KIDS, we didn't forget about you - come on out and take part in the Free Kid’s “Dash in the Park” at Centennial Campus at the conclusion of the race.
Race Day Registration
Participants may register in person on race day from 6:00am - 6:45am. Race day registration fees are $35.
Runner safety is of the utmost importance. Therefore, bicycles, in-line skates, other-wheeled vehicles (except wheelchairs) and dogs are not allowed. Jogging strollers must start in the rear. No exceptions.
Volunteers are essential to the success of the race. Please contact race director Jen Saylor at email@example.com to volunteer at this event.
Parking is available at the on the Lemont Park District campus and at Old Quarry Middle school. Please enter through the Lemont Park District entrance off 127th Street. NOTE: The entrance to Old Quarry will be closed at 5:30AM sharp.
NEW This Year
Packet Pickup Tuesday July 2nd 12pm-9pm at the CORE, New Age Group Categories, CORE Member VIP Hospitality Tent (Race Day), Runner Gear Check, Post Race Celebration at Tap House Grill in Lemont.
Post Race Party - Tap House Grill
Join us for a post race celebration at Tap House Grill in Lemont immediately following the awards ceremony and enjoy a complimentary beverage and 1/2 wrap. Tap House is located at 1243 S State St. Suite 109.
A scenic and challenging 5K/10K course. The 5k will begin at 7:00am and the 10k will begin at 7:05am. Post-race includes music, awards and refreshments. Walking is permitted. Race start time may be adjusted based on expected weather conditions. In the event of unsafe weather conditions the Race Director the race may be delayed or cancelled. All registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. Registration is only available online through www.active.com. In person registrations will only be accepted at packet pick up and on race day.