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McHenry County Human Race 2014

Sunday, April 27, 2014 @ 9:00 AM (CDT)
Follett Software Company 1391 Corporate Drive McHenryIL  60050
Sunday, April 27, 2014 @ 9:00 AM (CDT)
Follett Software Company 1391 Corporate Drive McHenryIL  60050

About This Activity

McHenry County Human Race, A 5K Run/Walk

Be a HERO - run, walk and show your support!

The Human Race is a unique 5K that supports charities serving McHenry County IL. Each race participant designates what organization will receive the proceeds of their race fee.

In three years the race has raised just over $222,000 and helped 58 organizations serving McHenry County!

This race is for all fitness levels.

The first 1,000 to register are guaranteed a "Hero's T-shirt"

Refund Policy

Entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and entries are NON-TRANSFERABLE. Sorry, no exceptions. Once we receive and accept your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate. You may not give or sell your number to anyone else. You also may not transfer your application to the following year or another event.

TEAM CAPTAINS

To create and join a team, team captains need to click the BLUE "Create your Team" button at the top, middle of the page. Then return to this page and click the "Register Now" button. Choose the correct category and then choose your team name from the drop down and finish registering. Be sure to let your team members know you have created the team so they can join as members.

TEAM MEMBERS

To join your team click on the "Register Now" button and choose the correct category. Then select your team name from the drop down box on the registration form and continue through registration and pay.

Individuals

Please click on the green "Register Now" button to register. Complete Registration.

The event includes:

* Timed race
* Hydration station
* Onsite charity expo
* Finish line entertainment
* Food at the Finish line

Awards include:

Awards will be given to the top male and female finishers.
Medals are given to the first three individuals to complete the race in the following categories:

14& Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-5960-64, 65-69, 70 and over

Help a participating charity win a cash prize. Cash prizes include:

$600: McHenry County Community Foundation Award -- Organization with the most race participants
$400: Illinois State Bank Award -- Top fundraising organization
$400: Name TBD -- Top fundraising individual (Prize money goes to individual's participating organization of choice)
$250: Second place organization with most race participants
$250: Prize to the organization that submits a photo showing the most "race day Hero's dressed in costume. (Photo must be submitted electronically to VCMC no later than May 5.)
$250: Second place fundraising individual (Prize money goes to individual's participating organization of choice)
$150: Organization with most active fundraising pages. (Pages must have donations in order to be considered active)
$100: Best dressed hero at packet pick-up (prize money goes to individual's participating organization of choice)

Registration information:

*Superman $25.00:“Faster than a locomotive" December 1st to December 31st
*Daredevil $30.00: "Man without fear” January 1st to March 31st
*Batman $35.00: “Da, da, da, da Batman!” April 1st to April 24th
*Captain Marvel $35.00: “Shazam!” April 25th (Packet Pick-up) Offline
*Spiderman $40.00: “He arrives just in time” April 27th (Day of) Offline

Race Day Information

* 7:30AM to 10:30 Expo, music, visit charities, local venders in event parking lot
* 7:30 to 8:45: Race day registration and day of packet pick-up
* 8:40 AM stretching at race start line
* 8:50: announcements
* 9AM Runners begin, walkers to follow
* Following race: food and music
* 9:45: Race awards outside of food tent
Course:

For the safety of all participants, the following are prohibited: bicycles, in-line skates, skateboards and all motor-driven vehicles.
The course is an out and back route which will run through McHenry Corporate Park, past the United Way of McHenry County and local businesses. Course map.
Course Time Limit:

Participants have 1.5 hours to complete the 5K participants have 1.5 hours to complete the course (30 min/mile pace). Timing System

*Please note: All participants must wear their bib in order to have their times recorded. Race Results will be posted at www.mchumanrace.org shortly after the race.
Photography

There will be photographers along the course snapping your photo for some great action shots. Race pictures can be found on our Facebook page. A link to this page can be found at www.mchumanrace.org
Race Rules and Policies:

* You must bring a photo ID to pick up your own race bib.
* Racers are allowed to pick up bibs for other runners. A signed stated displaying the name, phone and email listed on the individual's race registration is required for each bib to be picked up.
* Bibs that are lost or misplaced will not be replaced.
* Race bibs are required to participate.
* Children riding in strollers do not require a bib.
No coaches, handcycles, bikes, in-line skates, skateboards or dogs will be allowed on the course.

Rain or Shine:

This event will take place rain or shine, so please dress accordingly.
Cancellations:

Entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and entries are NON-TRANSFERABLE. Sorry, no exceptions. Once we receive and accept your entry, you will not receive a refund if you cannot participate. You may not give or sell your number to anyone else. You also may not transfer your application to the following year or another event.

Gear Check

Gear check is not available

Training Programs

Need help training for the race? Check out 5K Walk training listed on www.mchumanrace.org

Fees

$25 Dec 1 to Dec 31, 2013, $30 through March 31, 2014, $35 thereafter, children 10 and under always $15

Online Donations
Click here to donate to McHenry County Human Race

Organizer Info

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Map & Direction

Sunday, April 27, 2014 @ 9:00 AM (CDT)
Follett Software Company 1391 Corporate Drive McHenryIL  60050
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