YMCA Spring Chicken 5K Run/Walk

Sat May 1, 2021 Freeport, IL 61032 US Directions
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YMCA Spring Chicken 5k Run/Walk

$30 9:00AM CDT - 10:30AM CDT Price increases after April 23, 2021 at 11:59pm CDT
Place
2998 W. Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL US 61032
Description

Start your year off right! Spring into fitness with the YMCA’s annual 5k walk/run open to all ages. All proceeds benefit the YMCA Annual Campaign which supports the Y’s mission to strengthen our community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. At the Y, we believe that lasting personal and social changes can only come about when we all work together to invest in our kids, our health and our neighbors. Every day, we work to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income, or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. 

This race is part of the Rockford Road Runners Circuit.

Awards to Top Overall Female and Male and 1st through 3rd in each age group.  Age groups are: 1-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Must Register by April 23, 2021 to receive a T-shirt. T-shirt Not guaranteed if registered after 4/23/2021.

Packet Pick-up Friday, April 30th 5:00-7:00 PM or Race Day 7:30 - 8:45 AM.

*In the event of inclement weather Thank you for your donation.

This event is the in the Run All 5 Freeport Races.

 

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Run all 5 - Freeport, IL races and be recognized at the Colby Smith Memorial Run on August 

Register for all 5 races

Spring Chicken - May 1, 2021 YMCA

Pretzel City 5k -  Krape Park June 26, 2021

FHN Healthy Heart Hustle -  Burchard Hills July 17, 2021

Lincoln Douglas 5k - Taylor Park August 14, 2021

Colby Smith Memorial Run -  St. Thomas Church August 21, 2021

Join us on Saturday, July 18th to give your heart a run and raise money to support the FHN Cardiopulmonary Department.  Both races will start and finish from the FHN Burchard Hills Clinic with most of the course running along the walking path that runs behind and south of the clinic. Just enough rolling hills to keep you honest! Runners competing in the 10K will run into scenic Krape Park. Course certification is pending.

The 5k and 10K runs will begin at 8 a.m.  The 1 mile Victor Lap around the Burchard Hills campus will start immediately following. We know some of our "alumni" from our Cardiopulmonary Rehab program will be making the walk. Cheer them on!

Awards to the Overall Male and Female finisher plus the top three finishers in the following age groups: 1-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+.

 

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