Kaneland Foundation hosts inaugural cross country race

By on June 16, 2012

5k Cross Country Race
Friday, June 22
8 p.m.
Kaneland High School Campus
47W326 Keslinger Road, Maple Park

KANELAND–The Kaneland Foundation will host its inaugural 5k Cross Country Race on Friday, June 22, at 8 p.m. at the Kaneland High School campus/football stadium, 47W326 Keslinger Road, Maple Park. There will also be a Kids Track Run at 7 p.m. and a 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk at 7:30 p.m.

The 5k and 1 Mile runs will cover a flat cross country course entirely on the Kaneland Campus. Racers will finish on the Kaneland track for a spectator-friendly and exciting event.

The 5k will be timed and awards will be offered in age groups and overall categories. Prizes will be awarded to the top three overall male & female finishers in the following age groups for the 5k Cross Country Race: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-65, 65 and over.

All runners who register by Friday, June 15, will receive a T-shirt for participating. Packet pick-up begins at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, June 22, near the track at the Kaneland High School Campus.

No registration fee is required for the Kids Track Run, but a signed waiver must be on file.
There is $10 registration fee for the 1 mile Fun Run/Walk. A signed waiver must also be on file.
There is a $20 registration fee for the 5k Cross Country Race. A signed waiver is required.

Download the race applications at www.kaneland.org or register and pay on-line from the website. For more information, call (630) 365-8295 or email beth.sterkel@kaneland.org. To mail in forms and money, address it to:

Beth Sterkel
Kaneland Foundation
47W326 Keslinger Road
Maple Park, IL 60151