The 14th Annual Community Bank “Makin’ Tracks” 5K Run/Walk" in River Forest is presented by the Community Bank of Oak Park River Forest, the River Forest Park District, Concordia University Chicago and Fenwick High School.
Net proceeds benefit the West Suburban Special Recreation Association. Proceeds from the walk/run benefit WSSRA providing recreation services for adults and children with physical impairments, developmental delays, mental disabilities or other disabilities.
Start time is 8 a.m., on Monroe Street, a half-block south of Division. The race route will take runners and walkers on a 3.1-mile course through River Forest’s flat, tree-lined streets before ending on Concordia’s Cougar Stadium track.
Registration is available online at the River Forest Park District website at www.rfparks.com or www.signmeup.com/73852
Registration by mail should be sent to the River Forest Park District at 401 Thatcher Avenue, River Forest, Illinois 60305—postmarked no later than Friday, Sept. 9, 2011.
Walk in registration is available at The Depot, 401 Thatcher Avenue (8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday) until Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011. Race day registration will be at the west end of Concordia University Chicago Cougar Stadium from 6:30 a.m.-7:45 a.m.
Adult (18 and up) $25, $30 Race Day
Child (7-17 years) $20, $25 Race Day
Wheelchair Athlete (All Ages) Free
Wheelchair Dash (All Ages) Free
Tot Races (Ages 3-6) Free
*CARA members receive a $3 discount
All paid registrations are able to participate in the 5K Race/Walk and receive a t-shirt, goody bag, and food and water after the event.
For event information, contact Bethany Hein, University Events Manager, at 708-209-3555 or Bethany.Hein@CUChicago.edu.