South Holland Fun Run – 5K Walk/Run
September 19, 2020
Veterans Memorial Park – 160th & South Park Ave
***Registration for the Fun Run has closed. There will be no on-site registration.***
If you have registered for the Fun Run, please see the details below:
PACKET & RACE SHIRT PICKUP
Fun Run packet pick up will be held prior to the event at the South Holland Village Hall, 16226 Wausau Avenue, Bldg B. Here you will receive your race bib, race shirt, and goodie bag.
DATES AND TIMES:
Wednesday, September 16, 12:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 17, 12:00 – 7:00 p.m.
For safety reasons, we will NOT distribute race bags on the day of the race. If you cannot make it on Wednesday or Thursday to pick up your bag, you are welcome to have a friend or family member pick up your race bib, shirt and race bag for you. Please send them with a copy of your registration confirmation.
RACE DAY INFORMATION AND PARKING
-The race starts and finishes at Veterans Memorial Park, 500 E 160th Place, South Holland.
-You may park in the gravel parking lot on South Park Ave and 160th Place, just south of the park. South Park Ave will be closed for the race so you must enter from the east using 161st Street.
-A map of the 5K race course is attached.
RACE DAY SAFETY
-There will be no opening or closing ceremony.
-There will be no gear check.
-Please arrive at least 20 minutes before your allotted start time. When you arrive at the park, look for signs for your start time. Start Time groups will be spread out throughout the park to ensure physical distancing.
-Face coverings are required at all times except when on the race course. You will receive a neck gaiter in your pre-race bag, which you are welcome to wear as a face covering.
-Maintain physical distancing of 6 feet at all times.
-Following the race, you will receive a post-race bag with your finisher’s medal, water bottle and snacks. Please leave the park immediately after picking up your post-race bag.
RACE DAY FUN!
-We want this day to be fun and entertaining for you! You are encouraged to wear a costume or accessories (i.e. tutus, wigs, princess costume, etc.) as long as they are safe and appropriate.
-In your pre-race bag, you will receive some fun accessories to wear at the race if you choose.
-There will be a photo backdrop for you to take a selfie before or after the race, for one person at a time. No group photos, please.
-Monetary prizes will be awarded to our top overall male and female winners, and age division winners will receive a medal. Because there is no closing ceremony, these items will be mailed in the week following the race.
THANK YOU TO OUR FUN RUN SPONSORS!