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Second Annual 5K Run / Walk and 1/2 Mile Kids Dash on Saturday, May 7, 2022

Second Annual 5K Run / Walk and 1/2 Mile Kids Dash on Saturday, May 7, 2022

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On Saturday, May 7, 2022, Saint Margaret Mary Catholic School will host the 2nd Annual 5K Run/Walk and 1/2 Mile Kids Dash! They expect between 200 and 300 people to attend, including school management, teachers, students, and their loved ones, as well as runners and community members. They intend to earn $15,000 for the athletic department at our school! Each runner will receive a timed 5K, a t-shirt, a goody bag, and a post-race celebration complete with food and coffee!

DESCRIPTION

St. Margaret Mary Catholic School 5K Run/Walk and Kids Dash Presented by Kopf Running:

Join us as Kopf Running presents the 2nd Annual St. Margaret Mary Catholic School 5K & Kids Dash IN-PERSON on Saturday, May 7th. Can't join us for the in-person event? Sign up for the virtual event instead and complete the distance anytime between Sunday, May 1st and Sunday, May 8th, 2022 and upload your results and photos on this website by May 8th. All proceeds from race registration fees support our school’s Athletic Department! We are also collecting additional monetary donations which go directly to STMM Athletics! Simply click the Donate button above, or fill in a donation amount during your registration. Pass along to friends, family, and co-workers! We are trying to raise $15,000! 

Choose one of the following event options:

  • In-Person 5K Run / Walk ($25) 
    • Timed 5k 
    • T-Shirt (size not guaranteed after 5/1)
    • Goody Bag
    • Post-Race Party with Food 
  • Virtual 5K Run / Walk ($20) 
    • Complete the 5K distance (3.1 miles) anytime between Sat May 1st and May 8th, 2022
    • T-Shirt (size not guaranteed after 5/1)
    • Goody Bag 
    • Shipping available or pick up at packet pick up (see below)
  • Kids Dash 1/2 Mile Run / Walk ($10)
    • T-Shirt (size not guaranteed after 5/1)
    • Goody Bag 

Please note: email Karen at [email protected] for information on purchasing additional t-shirts and sponsorship! 

 

Date 
Saturday, May 7th, 2022

 

Location of Start / Finish Area
St. Margaret Mary Catholic School, 119 S. Hubbard St., Algonquin, IL 60102

 

Timing, Age Groups, & Awards

J3 Timing will be on hand to provide finish times to all runners and walkers participating in the 5K!! Please note results are not official until after the event. Prizes will be given to the male and female top 3 in each age division (14 and under, 15-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-64, 65 and older) and the overall male and female finishers. The Running Depot will provide a prize to the top overall male and female finishers. 

 

Packet Pick Up 

Packet Pick Up Days, Times, and Locations (subject to change and final info will be sent to participants during race week):

  • Friday, May 6th – 12-2pm; Location: West doors of St. Margaret Mary Catholic School, 119 S. Hubbard St., Algonquin, IL 60102
  • Friday, May 6th – 6-8pm; Location: Circle drive by St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, 111 S. Hubbard St., Algonquin, IL 60102
  • Saturday, May 7th – 7-8am; Location: Parking lot behind the South doors of St. Margaret Mary Catholic School, 119 S. Hubbard St., Algonquin, IL 60102

 

Other Information

  • 5K Run/Walk participants must be 5 years or older.
  • Kids Dash participants must be 1 year or older.
  • All participants under the age of 18 years must have a parent register them via online registration.
  • Check STMM's and Kopf Running's Facebook page for more info and updates! 

LOCATION

St. Margaret Mary Catholic School

119 S. Hubbard St.

Algonquin, IL 60102

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Contact Phone: 630-476-6187

Website: 

Age recommendation: Early Elementary (K-3), Late Elementary (4-5), Preschool, Teens, Toddlers, Tweens

Neighborhood: North/Northwest Suburbs

PRIZES & GIVEAWAYS

Thank you to our Giveaway Sponsors so far! 

  • Kopf Running Free Training Program Certificate (x2)
  • Bumblebee Play Cafe passes
  • Ruth's Chris Steakhouse gift cards
  • Wildfire gift card
  • MOD Pizza gift cards
  • Running Depot gift cards
  • Chicago Wolves – 2 tickets
  • Georgio’s free appetizer cards in the goody bags
  • Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt party for winners of the class fundraising competition 

More prizes coming soon! All participants are automatically entered to win one of these great prizes!

Winners announced on race day!

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