Sunday, August 17
Woodridge Rotary Mini Triathlon
8301 S. Janes Avenue, Woodridge, IL 60517
The Rotary Club of Woodridge will hold its 15th Mini Triathlon scheduled for August 17 and will be a swimming, biking and running competition. The Woodridge Rotary Club will make a $5 donation to the charitable organization selected by each athlete who registers and Family Shelter Service is one of six area charities to benefit from the proceeds. Please consider entering or volunteering for this event to help Family Shelter Service and the families we serve. Click here for more details about the event.
Click here to register to compete or to volunteer. For volunteers, fill in your information under “Registration for Woodridge Triathlon Volunteers Registration.”
For more details, Contact Mike Adams, Race Director, firstname.lastname@example.org, 630/353-3329
Sunday, September 28
Be a Hero for Hope: Family Shelter Service 10K/5K Run-Walk
Race Start: 8:15 a.m.
Downers Grove North High School (by the athletic field)
4436 Main Street (Main and Ogden), Downers Grove, IL
- 10K Double Loop Run: $35
- 5K Run/Walk: $30
- CARA members receive a $3 discount
- All events are free with a fundraising commitment
- 1-Mile Competitive Run, ages 8-12, $12
- Kids’ Fitness Fun Challenge, ages 8 and under, $12
With this year’s theme “Be a Hero for Hope,” participants are reminded that through their support and fundraising efforts, they are helping individuals affected by domestic violence move toward safer futures. Feel free to come dressed as your favorite hero or superhero! The 10K/5K Run-Walk will feature cash awards, medals, food and music, as well as stories of triumph and victory from those who have overcome the devastating consequences of domestic violence. Form a team and increase your impact!
Great fun for the kids, too, including a Kids’ Fitness Challenge where each participant receives a pumpkin to decorate. And with Halloween right around the corner, kids can come dressed as their favorite hero or superhero, too! Prizes for best costumes.
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