2023 Schedule

Event Schedule (subject to change):

  • 7:00 AM – 7:45 AM – Race Day Registration (5K)
  • 7:00 AM – 8:45 AM – Race Day Registration (1 Mile)
  • 7:30 AM – 10:00 AM – Wellness Fest
  • 8:00 AM – 5K Run/Walk Start
  • 8:45 AM – Mascot Run!
  • 9:15 AM – 1 Mile Run/Walk Start
  • 9:45 AM – Awards Ceremony


South Middle School
400 South Highland Ave, Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Packet Pick Up: 

Registered participants will receive a race packet with event information, race-shirt and promotional materials from sponsors.

Any participants that register prior to the early registration deadline can chose to have their race packet delivered to their SD25 school during race week!

Pre-registered participants can pick up their race shirt and bib on Friday, April 14th at Runners High ‘N Tri located at 121 W. Campbell St., Arlington Heights, IL 60005 between 2-6 PM or on race day at South Middle School.


If possible, please plan to walk or bike to the event as street parking will be limited near South Middle School. There is NO parking along the race route. The South Middle School parking lot will be close for the Wellness Fest.

Consider parking in the municipal lot on the 4th and 5th levels at 22 S. Vail.

Gear Check:

Gear Check is available in the Gym from 7:30 – 10 AM

Event Guidelines:

Children under 10 should be accompanied to the event by an adult as childcare is not provided. Parents can walk, run or cheer on their kids,

For safety reasons only registered participants with signed waivers and bib numbers will be permitted on either race course. 

Participants with strollers will be asked to start behind runners and walkers.

No dogs, bikes, skates, skateboards, or scooters allowed.

Post-race refreshments will be available; water will be available at the start and finish line as well as along the 5K route.

QUESTIONS? SUGGESTIONS? Contact the Race Director at abc25challenge@gmail.com

ABC/25 Foundation • 126 E. Wing Street, Ste #285 ⦁ Arlington Heights, IL 60004
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