Race Route

Race Day Details

Date: Saturday, August 13, 2016

Location: 67th Street and Blackstone Drive in Downers Grove, IL.

Time: 4:30 pm Downers Grove American Legion Post 80 Color Guard and pre-race remarks; race starts at 5:00 pm

Registration: Online registration is open until 11:00pm on Friday, August 12th. There will be race day registration available starting at 3:30 pm at race start line. Run/Walk Entry $25 – T-shirts guaranteed through August 1st only!

Race Day Schedule:

3:00 pm: Parking at Mainstreet Organization of Realors at northeast corner of 67th and Main Street

3:30 pm-4:30 pm: Packet pickup at race start; 67th St. and Blackstone Dr.

4:30 pm: Opening remarks & introductions, National Anthem, & Downers Grove American Legion Post 80 Color Guard

5:00 pm: The 5K run/walk race starts!

5:45 pm-7:00 pm: Finishline Celebration

7:00 pm: Gary Sinise Foundation remarks, Sponsor recognitions; Closing

How do I pickup my packet? Packet pickup starts at 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm at the race start. We may have packet pickup in the days prior to the race, but that information is still TBD. Check back for updates.

Where does the race start? The start/finish line is at 67th Street and Blackstone Drive in Downers Grove, Illinois.

Where do I park? Closest parking to the route: Mainstreet Organization of Realtors at 6655 Mainstreet. The lot is in the back of the building just north and slightly west of Fire Station 5. There will be volunteers there to help you find the start line.

Course Map: See race route below!

Weather: The race will take place in all weather conditions, unless notified by Village of Downers Grove.

Do you offer refunds? Unfortunately, no refunds will be issued.

Who do I contact with more questions? Tess Wolfenson at info@runforrestrundownersgrove.com

Thank you for your support for the Gary Sinise Foundation!

RFR Race Route 2016