-Day of Packet Pick-up: 7:30am to 8:50am
-5k Run Start:
Wave 1- 9:00am (Approx 9:30 per pace or faster)
Wave 2- 9:05am (Slower than approx 9:31 per mile mile pace)
Wave 3- 9:08am (Walkers)
We will have three separate waves for the race this year. We will not assign waves ahead of time, so the waves will be self-seeded. We ask that anyone planning on running 29:00 or faster, line up in Wave 1. Anyone planning on running 29:01 or slower, please line up in Wave 2. Anyone planning on walking, please line up in Wave 3.
Participants planning on starting with Wave 2 or 3 will line up behind the Wave 2/3 signs. After Wave 1 starts, Wave 2 will be walked to the start line and runners in Wave 2 will start at 9:05. Wave 3 will be walked to the start at 9:08.
Remember, the race is chip timed, so your official time will not start until you cross the start line.
A certified 5K course complete with aid stations along the route.
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Water, fruit, and other food will be provided to all participants following the run.
Awards for top three overall will be presented at around 10:15. Age Group awards will be available for pick up after that time.
– You must be in good health and physically prepared to take on the challenges of a 5k.
– You may be required to show a photo ID or confirmation email to pick up your race number and chip.
-Race numbers are required in order to participate.
-Coaches, dogs, in-line skates, skateboards, and bikes will not be allowed on the course.
-Strollers are allowed, but anyone pushing a stroller must start in the back.
– Under no circumstance are you allowed to give your registered race number to another individual. If discovered, you will be banned from any future Evanston Flying Turkey 5k Events.
– NO BANDITS.