The Lincoln-Way North High School Athletic Boosters will host their annual 5K Phun Run/Walk on Sept. 30 at the school, 19900 S. Harlem Ave., Frankfort.
Participants may register by downloading a form at www.lwnab.org and submitting it to Shelley Wantiez in the school’s Athletic Department. Forms may also be turned in to a Booster Club Member.
Entry fees are $25 for adults ($30 the day of the race), $15 for high school students and $10 for students in grades 6 through 8. Children in grades 5 or below may walk/run for free. Members of the Chicago Area Runners (CARA) will receive a $5 discount.
Proceeds will benefit the athletic programs at Lincoln-Way North. Please make checks payable to Lincoln-Way North Athletic Boosters or LWNAB.
The race will begin at 8 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 30 at the Lincoln-Way North High School stadium and track. Registration begins at 7:15 a.m.; a pre-race warm-up is scheduled for 7:45 a.m.
Participants will wind their way through the neighborhoods around Lincoln-Way North before returning to the school.
The course will be marked along the streets as well as the running paths of Frankfort Square.
Medals will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd-place males and females in the following age groups:
- Grades 6-8
- High School
- Age 20-34
- Age 35 and up
Prior to the race, at 7:30 a.m., the Athletic Boosters will host a free 100-yard dash for kids. Ribbons will be presented to participants as well as the first runner to cross the finish line with a stroller.
For more information, please contact Missy Myers at 815-919-1227.