Expanding Lives 5K Run/Walk
Start: Sunday, June 30, 2013 @ 8:00 AM (CDT)
Northfield , IL 60093
Registration Closing Date
Saturday, June 29, 2013 @ 11:59 PM (CDT)
June 30th - check-in and race day registration opens at 7:00am. The race starts at 8:00am for runners and at 8:15am for walkers. Strollers are allowed on the course for those participants who are walking. This race is timed for runners, not walkers.
5K Race Course
The Expanding Lives 5K Run/Walk has a course that is run primarily on the asphalt path that winds through Erickson Woods Forest Preserve and finishes back at the start line. For a look at the course map, please see: www.expandinglives.org
On or before June 21, registration fee is $25 for adults and $20 for children (18 or younger). After June 21 the fees are $30 for adults and $25 for children. Race day registration fees (exact cash only) – $30 for adults, $25 for children.
Amenities and Prizes
Breakfast and water will be provided for all participants. T-shirts are ensured for all those (adult and children) who register before June 21th. First female and first male to finish win a $120 gift certificate to Road Runner Sports!
Packet Pick Up
Packets are available for pick up at two separate locations through our sponsor Road Runner Sports. Friday, June 28th 4-8pm Road Runner Sports 3232 Lake Avenue Wilmette, IL 60091 (847) 251-1900 OR Saturday, June 29th 12-7pm Road Runner Sports 1435 N Kingsbury St. Chicago, IL 60642 (312) 448-2966 Special Offer: 10% discount for all 5K participants at Road Runner Sports on packet pick up days.
From the south: take the Edens north and get off at the Willow Road East exit. Erickson Woods is on the left as soon as you get off the highway.
There is a parking lot at Erickson Woods. If you arrive a little later and there is no parking, there are a number of small side streets on the opposite side of Willow Road about a half block east of the Erickson Woods parking lot. There are also a number of strip malls and office complexes with parking lots just on the other side of the Edens (west of Erickson Woods).