The start for the 5K will take place near the Whitewater High School (on Walworth Ave, 128-feet East of Court Street and near the Half Marathon start line). The finish line is on the high school track and is the same as the Half Marathon.
8:10 a.m.: 5K Wheelchair Division
8:15 a.m.: 5K
The course will be open for 2 hours.
Strollers, wagons and walkers are all permitted, but we ask that they line up at the back of all other participants. Participants must be age 8 and older. No animals other than service animals will be allowed on the course. Please no roller blades, scooters, bikes or other vehicles.
5K Course Map
Finisher medals, food and beverages for race participants will be located at the finish line on the Whitewater High School track. Spectators will NOT be allowed onto the track or into the finish line area. Spectators will be able to view and cheer on finishers from the bleachers adjacent to the finish line (behind the fence) or on the bleachers near the press box.
This course is CERTIFIED by the USATF (#WI16015DM).
This course is also a 2016 CARA Certified Green Race
**This race has applied for and received the Chicago Area Runners Association designation as a CARA CERTIFIED GREEN RACE. This race has agreed to adhere to and uphold CARA’s Best Practices Guidelines. To view the Guidelines and to learn more about CARA, visit www.cararuns.org. The Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) is a non-profit organization devoted to expanding, motivating, supporting and celebrating the running community of Chicagoland. CARA connects runners to resources that enable them to run – farther, faster, better, for life.