EVENT DETAILS

Saturday, September 7, 2019

GORTON COMMUNITY CENTER
400 E. Illinois Rd.   Lake Forest, IL

First 100 to register receive a GLASA 20th Anniversary Pint Glass

RUNNING CLUB COMPETITION
The running club with the most people registered gets a GLASA Stadium cup, good for FREE BEER all night long!

Early bird:  $30 (until June 30, 2019)
July 1- August 30th: $35
August 31st – Race Day: $40

*CARA and Military Discounts Available

THOSE REGSITERING DURING THE WEEK OF THE EVENT MAY NOT BE GUARANTEED A RACE PARTICIPANT SHIRT.

SCHEDULE:
4:45 PM – Children’s Fun Run
5:15 PM – Adaptive Division
5:20 PM – Runners and Walkers
7:00 PM – Awards Presentation

POST-RACE PARTY:
Immediately following the race till 9:00 PM

  • Games / Prizes for Children
  • Hair Painting
  • Food and Drinks for purchase:
    • Grilled Chicken, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Pasta Salad, Fruit Salad and Chips
    • Tighthead Brewing Company Micro-Brew Beer
    • Wine, Soda and Water
  • Live Music

PARKING:
Handicapped Parking at the Gorton Community Center is first come, first serve.  Parking at the Gorton Community Center will be blocked off at 3pm.

General parking and Additional Handicap Parking: City lots north of the Gorton Community Center and directly across from the venue on Deerpath Rd. and McKinley

USATF Course Certification: IL-09029-JW

PACKET PICK-UP:
Thursday, September 5 @ Runner’s Edge
2:00PM – 7:00pm
406 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Libertyville, IL

Friday, September 6 @ Kiddles
Noon – 5:30PM
258 Market Square
Lake Forest, IL

Saturday, September 7 @ Gorton Community Center
Noon – 4:30PM
400 E. Illinois Rd., Lake Forest, IL

CARA RACE GUIDELINES
Pets, bicycles, in-line skates, and other wheeled vehicles are prohibited.
Strollers and baby joggers must start in the rear of the corral.

AWARDS & RESULT RULES:
Awards will be presented at the Post-Race Party beginning at 7:00 PM. Overall Runners will determined by Gun Time and all other participant places will be decided by Chip Time.
Immediately following the race, award presentations  to first three places is Overall Runners and  Team Awards categories;  All Adaptive Athletes winners will be announced;
1st, 2nd & 3rd place runner’s names will be announced and award pick up will be at the awards table.
Race Results are posted at the race, on the race website, GLASA and CARA websites.

AWARDS:
Overall Runners Male & Female:
1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Medals awarded.

TEAM AWARDS:
1st, 2nd and 3rd Place

ADAPTIVE DIVISION: (wheelchair, handcycle, ambulatory & visually impaired)
Male and Female 18 & Under
Male and Female 19 & Over

RUNNERS:
Male & Female
14 and under, 15 – 19, 20 – 24, 25 – 29, 30 – 34, 35 – 39, 40 – 44, 45 – 49, 50 – 54, 55 – 59, 60 – 64, 65 – 69, 70 – 74, 75 – 79, 80 – 84 & 85 and Over
1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Prizes and Medals awarded in each age group.

INCLEMENT WEATHER:
Refunds are not allowed for this race.

RAIN – the event will NOT be cancelled due to rain alone.
In the event of inclement weather, the race will attempt to continue under the following circumstances:
Lightning- the event will be postponed by 30 minutes. If lightening is closer than 6 miles away at 5:00 PM then the race will be postponed by 30 minutes. Runners should wait inside the Gorton Community Center. If the lightning continues to be within 6 miles at 5:30 PM, then the race will be cancelled.

PACKETS WILL NOT BE MAILED IN THE EVENT OF CANCELLATION – Check the website to see where packets can be picked up in the event of cancellation.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Jourdan Thunberg
jthunberg@glasa.org
847.283.0908