Sat May 14, 2022 Northbrook, IL 60062 US
2705 Techny road
Northbrook, IL US 60062

Event Info: 4th Annual Healthy Kids' Day 5k Walk/Run

Race Start Time:  8:00 AM

Race Location: NSYMCA, 2705 Techny Rd. Northbrook, IL 60062

Packet Pick Up: Friday, May 13th from 8 am -8 pm. Race Day, at the registration tent between 7 am - 7:30 am

Race Parking:  NSYMCA Parking Lot & Surrounding Neighborhood

Top Finishers: Prizes will be given to the overall Adult finisher in both age categories 18 and under and 19+. 

Race Course:

  • Police and volunteer marshals will staff intersections and direct traffic, but the course will not be completely closed to traffic.
  • There will be no restrooms on the course. You may use restrooms at the North Suburban YMCA.

Race Shirts:

  • Every participant that registers by Saturday, April 30th will receive a short-sleeved T-shirt, both adult and youth sizes.
  • Registrations after April 30th, aren't guaranteed a T-shirt. 

Timing & Results: CHIP TIMING! This race is professionally timed by J3 Timing. Race Results will be posted online at

  • Stroller Rider (untimed) receives an untimed bib.
  • Stroller pusher signs up as a Youth or Adult will receive a timed bib.
  • Wheelchair Pusher (untimed) receives a t-shirt and untimed bib if registered before April 30th.


  • Race will be held rain or shine.
  • DOGS ARE NOW ALLOWED! Bring your pooch to the 5K!
    • Pack walks are encouraged!
    • Please bring supplies to clean-up after your pets.
    • Dogs must be leashed. Harnesses are encouraged, but not required.
    • Dog walking only. Running with dogs will not be permitted.
    • Dog walkers will be in the walking corrals at the end of the race.
  • All participant entries are non-transferrable and non-refundable.
  • There is no age minimum or maximum, so feel free to bring the kids or grandparents and make it a family activity. 
  • Anyone under the age of 12 should be accompanied by a grown-up on course.
  • Wheelchair athletes are permitted on a case-by-case basis, based on your wheelchair type and the course.
  • Childcare will be available. Registration/Sign-up required in advance.

Safety: For safety reasons, pets, rollerblades, skateboards, and bicycles of any kind will not be allowed in either race. • Strollers will be allowed but must start behind the run. All proceeds go back to the NSYMCA.

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