Congratulations to all participants! If you finished first, second or third in your age group, we will mail out your award this week!! Thank you for coming out and joining us on our modified race route and alternate location! We hope you enjoyed the day & we value your opinions! Please let us know what you thought by completing our survey and getting it back to us! See you back at the Potawatomi Woods Forest Preserve on Saturday May 21, 2011!!!
Wolff & Jeske LLC CPA
The Sunrise Rotary 8K/2K Run is a great race to start out your racing season. The races start and end at the newly constructed shelter house in the Potawatomi Woods Forest Preserve. The courses proceed on the flat roads of Franklin Township and the Village of Kirkland and should provide runners with fast times. Proceeds from this event will be used for future improvements in the Forest Preserve and for other community service projects of The Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary. And our race now features Chip Timing!
8K: The race starts at the newly constructed shelter house in Potawatomi Woods. Proceed out of the forest preserve to Kirkland Road. North on Kirkland to Scout Road. East on Scout to Pearl Street. South on Pearl to North Street. West on North Street to Kirkland Road. North on Kirkland to the Forest Preserve entrance. The race ends in the Forest Preserve near the shelter house. DeKalb County Sheriff's Auxiliary and race volunteers will be on hand to direct racers and control traffic. ATEC Ambulance will be on site to provide any needed medical assistance. Water will be offered at the start, finish and on the course. Mile split times will be given at each mile. This event is a USATF-Sanctioned event and the course USATF-Certified. View Course
2K: This course starts at the shelter house in Potawotami Woods. This USATF certified course proceeds through the Potawotami Woods and then ends back near the shelter house. Mile split times will be given at each mile. Water will be offered throughout this course. View Course
T-Shirt, Registration and Packet Pick Up
Online race registration will be available at www.signmeupsports.com. Mail registration is available by downloading the race registration form and mailing to 240 E. Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb Illinois 60115. Mail in registration forms must be postmarked no later than May 7, 2007. Race Day Registration and Packet Pick will be available at the shelter house in Potawatomi Woods 6:30 am - 7:30 am on race day. Pre-registered runners will be guaranteed a custom designed race T-Shirt. Race day registrants will receive a T-shirt while supplies last.
8K: $22.00 before May 1st, $27.00 after May 1st
AWARDS and RESULTS
Awards will be given to the top three male and female runners in the following age divisions: 14 & Under; 15-19; 20-24;25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59;60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75+. With Chip Timing, race results will be posted within 4 hours of race completion at Real Timing and will also be made available at www.kishrotary.org. Race Results will also be printed in The Daily Chronicle.
Refreshments will be served to all runners at the post race party to be held in the shelter house after the race. Representatives from Northern Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine will be available for post race stretching sessions, consultations, and training advice.
PARKING and DIRECTIONS
Parking will be available on race day in the forest preserve. Race volunteers will direct you once you enter the forest preserve. Potawatomi Woods is located on Kirkland Road 1/4 mile north of Route 72 in Kirkland Illinois.