Sat June 1, 2019 Aurora, IL US 60505 Directions
Events

5k Run

$25 9:00AM CDT - 11:30AM CDT Price increases after May 24, 2019 at 11:59pm CDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.GirlsRunTheWorldAurora.Org.

Place
Phillips Park Aquatic Center 828 Montgomery Rd
Aurora, IL US 60505
Description

The Girls Run the World 5K will aid in the expansion of the Girls Run The World leadership program that services three high schools in Aurora. This event will celebrate the accomplishments of the young women in the program and young ladies all over Aurora, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.  

After the 5K, please stick around to “Party in The Park” with us. Enjoy a variety of food trucks vendors, community resource tables, resale vendors, and local performances.

We thank you in advance for helping the young women in our community grow and succeed

Event Schedule

8:00am: On-site registration opens/Pre-Race Activities
9:00am: Race
10:00am: Party in the Park

Party in the Park:

·      Performances
·      Raffles
·       Vendors

Donations
Course Description

Course description:
The race course will follow the running path at Phillips Park, near Mastodon Lake.


Directions to start:
The Race will start and end at Phillips Park Aquatic Center 828 Montgomery Road, Aurora, Illinois

Packet Pick Up

Race packets can be picked up at: The Aurora Police Department 1200 E Indian Trail Rd Aurora, IL 60505 on Thursday, May 30th and Friday, May 31st between 10-6pm. 

Race packets can be picked up onsite on race day at 08:00am.
 

Parking and Additional Information

Parking:
First come, first serve parking will be available at Phillips Park Aquatic Center. Additional free parking will be located in nearby Phillips Park Lots.


Additional info
·      "Party in the Park" will begin immediately after the conclusion of the race. The party will consist of food and merchandise vendors, dance performers, music, poetry, and various community resource tables.
·       Registration fee includes: T-shirt (not guaranteed if registering after May 25th)

Timing and Awards

Timing and Bibs:
The 5k is an officially timed event. Timing chips are attached directly to the back of your bib number and are to remain adhered for the duration of the event.

In order to receive an accurate time, please confirm your bibs is:

  • Clearly visible on the front of the torso
  • Unaltered and unmodified (Do not fold or wrinkle)
  • Pinned in all four corners
  • Not covered (jackets, runner belts, water bottles, etc.)

Awards:

Awards will be given to the top Male and Female in the following age groups:

Under 19

20-29

30-39

40+

 

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