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The Alpine Runners of Lake Zurich proudly present the 44th Annual Lake Zurich Alpine Races! The Alpine Races 5k and 10 mile courses are USATF certified. The races run through the streets and along the shores of beautiful Lake Zurich. Gatorade, and, Water will be available along the course. Food and drinks will be available to participants at the finish line. No dogs, strollers, bikes, or rollerblades are allowed in the races please. The Alpine Races will not issue refunds for registration made online, by mail, or on race weekend.
Registration is now open
10 Mile* $59 till 8/19 at 2:00 p.m./Race Day $69
5k* $39 till 8/19 at 2:00 p.m./Race Day $49
Kids 1 Mile $15
Kids Fun Run $5
*CARA members will receive discount at checkout
Alpine Race Day Start Time:
5K 7:45 AM
10 Mile 7:30 AM
Youth Mile 9:00 AM
Kids Fun Run 9:15AM or after completion of youth mile
Online registration closes at 2:00 PM on August 19, 2022
RACE DAY REGISTRATION
There will be NO GEAR CHECK.
In person Registration and Packet Pickup will be available at: Road Runner Sports, 20291 N Rand Rd, Suite 105, Kildeer, IL 60074 (847-719-8949) on Saturday, August 20th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Race day registration and packet pick-up will also be available at Breezewalk park from 6:00am-7:15am. Pre-registration is highly recommended to guarantee shirt sizing.
Youth mile and Kids Fun Run registration and packet pick-up open from 6:00-8:45am.
Participants in the 10 Mile and 5k will receive an official high quality race shirt (for the first 300 registered runners) available in male/female sizes of XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL and youth sizes. Register before July 25th to ensure you receive the appropriate size.
Youth Mile and Kids run participants will receive a T-shirt sizes Youth XS, S, M, L and XL.
All will receive an official race packet, goodie bag, snacks, and beverages.
Post race light Breakfast donated by Good Shepherd Hospital.
Volunteers are the backbone of every successful race and we are grateful for ours. But we need even more people to help us with packet pickup, the water stops and at the finish line! Please consider volunteering a few hours of your time on race day. You won't regret it. For more information contact Mary@alpinerunners.com .
10 Mile: Overall Male and Female and age group categories: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-80, 80 -84 and 85 and over.
5k: Overall Male and Female and age group categories: 14 & Under, , 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-80, 80 & over.
AWARDS: Awards will given to the top three male/female in each age category.
See below for directions to Breezewald Park, 125 N Old Rand Rd, Lake Zurich, IL 60047
From I 94 Chicago, At Exit 21, head on the ramp right and follow signs for IL-22, Turn left onto IL-22 / Half Day Rd Pass Wendy's on the right in 4.1 mi,Turn right onto E Main St, 0.3 mi Bear right onto N Old Rand Rd Turn left 194 ft Arrive at your destination on the right; The last intersection before your destination is N Old Rand Rd
FROM THE SOUTH: Take Route 53 North and exit Lake Cook Road-West. Take Lake Cook Road to Rand Rd. (Route 12) and turn North (right). Take Route 12 To Route 22 and turn right, on to Rt 22. Then Left on E. Main St.
FROM THE NORTHWEST: Take Rand Road South. Turn left on Route 22 . Then Left on E. Main St.
Where can I park?
Parking is free and ample. Look for the volunteers with arrow signs.
Is there Gear Check? A secure area will be reserved for gear check inside the Paulus Park Barn, located near the registration area. We are not responsible for valuables left in gear check. All bags will need to be picked up by 10:30am.
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