RACE INFORMATION


Date

Saturday, May 6th 2017


Time, Location and Registration Fees

Start Time: 8:00 AM

Location: Gold Star Families Memorial and Park

Online Registration Fee for Runners, Walkers until May 2nd, 11:55 pm:  $35.00 | Junior Joggers - Free

In Person Registration Fee at Packet Pick Up on May 4th and 5th, 8am to 8pm, at Chicago Police Education and Training Academy:  $40.00

On-site Race Day Registration on May 6th:  $45.00

After Party:  $20.00 for ages 13 and up.  Kids 12 and under are FREE


Race Day Schedule

6:00 AM Registration
7:55 AM Invocation
7:57 AM National Anthem
7:59 AM CPD Helicopter Flyover
8:00 AM 5K Run/Walk Start
9:30 AM Junior Jog
After Party Immediately Following Completion of Your Race (Ends at 12:00 PM)
10:00 AM Awards (Main Stage)


Awards

The top three overall male, female and team finishers will receive awards as well as the top 3 fundraisers.


Timing

The Run to Remember 5K will feature the B-Tag Chrono Track timing system.


Start Wave Placement

Participants will position themselves based on expected pace using posted signs in the starting area.


Weather Policy

The Run to Remember 5k will take place rain or shine. In the event of inclement weather or other conditions that may affect the safety and health of participants, race officials reserve the right to delay, postpone or cancel the race. All registrations are non-refundable and non-transferrable.


Packet Pickup

Thursday, May 4th, 2017, 8:00 AM until 8:00 PM, CPD Education and Training Academy, 1300 W. Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL
Friday, May 5th, 2017, 8:00 AM until 8:00 PM, CPD Education and Training Academy, 1300 W. Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL
No packet pickup will be available race day.


Parking

Exit Lake Shore Drive at 18th Street and you will be directed to discount parking.


Race Course

USATF Certified
Chip-timed
One water stop on course
Course Map


Junior Jog Details

Start Time:  9:30 AM

Location:  Soldier Field Stadium Green, near the Kids Zone

Ages 2-12
2-3 year olds: 25 yards
4-6 year olds: 50 yards
7-12 year olds: 100 yards
Free entry includes youth t-shirt


After Party

Stay for the family friendly after party which takes place on site immediately following the Run to Remember. Your $20 entry includes all food, drinks and entertainment. Kids 12 and under are FREE.