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The Alpine Runners of Lake Zurich proudly present the 43rd Annual Lake Zurich Alpine Races! The Alpine Races 5k and 10K 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.
Alpine Races will follow current state and local safety measures.
Race Day Start Time:
5K and 10K 7:30 AM
Online registration closes at 2:00 PM on September 25, 2021
There will be NO 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, September 25th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. No Race Day Registrations.
Participants in the 10k and 5k will receive an official high quality race shirt (for the first 300 registered runners) available in adult unisex sizes of XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL.
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 .
10k: 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.
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 Paulus Park, 200 S. Rand Road, Lake Zurich.
FROM CHICAGO/MILWAUKEE: Take I-294 and exit half Day Road (Route 22) and head West. Turn North (right) on Rand Road (Route 12). The entrance to Paulus Park is 1/4 mile on the right.
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 past Route 22 and turn right into the entrance to Paulus Park. Approximately 1/4 mile North of Route 22.
FROM THE NORTHWEST: Take Rand Road South. Turn left into entrance to Paulus Park. Approximately 1/4 mile North of Route 22.
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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