Block Party @ St Norbert
Online registration: https://www.signmeup.com/118503
Start your day with The Block Party @ St. Norbert 5K Fun Run and Kids Dash. This event is popular for all levels of runners, and is especially appealing to families. Admission to the block party is included with the race registration!
The scenic USTAF certified course features closed roads and paved park pathways through the flat and wandering Techny Prairie Park and Meadowhill Park in Northbrook, IL. Professional timing provided by RaceTime systems. Split times will be offered on the course at 1, 2 and 3 mile marker points.
A portion of the profits from the 5K are donated each year to local charities. This year's 5K will support the Ronald McDonald House Charities, and is dedicated to the memory of Christina Jacobs. We are also proud to support the Danny Did Foundation.
- 7:15am to 8am: T-Shirt pickup and on-site Registration
- 8:00am: 50 yard Kids' Dash
- 8:10am: 5K Fun Run Starts
- 9:00am: Awards ceremony begins
Your registration fee includes:
- Admission to the Block Party @ St. Norbert
- Technical T-shirt guaranteed to all pre-registrants
(based on your feedback, we no longer have a goodie bag and instead we put our efforts into a high quality running shirt)
- Pre & Post race refreshments
- Awards to overall male & female finishers and to first place male & female in each age group.
Come on back in the afternoon starting at 3:00pm when the Block Party begins! Enjoy the fun with a variety of bands, kids entertainment, beer garden, food and more! All profits from this race are donated to the Northbrook community charities!
Free parking is available in the Metra lot. Enter off of Shermer Road on the West side of the railroad tracks.
For safety reasons, no bikes, skates, or pets are allowed. Walkers and Baby joggers/strollers must start behind the runners. A water table will be located midway through the course. Restrooms are located at the start/finish, and along the course (in the Techny Prairie Park and Meadowhill Park).
2016 Race Results:
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