Our USATF-certified The Y Run 5K is open to everyone—from seasoned runners to individuals completing their very first race. It doesn’t matter if you run or walk the course; the Y Run 5K is about promoting a healthy lifestyle and being active with your family, your friends and your community! And for our younger runners, we will have the Super Kids 1K, as well as a Super Kids Fun Run—complete with capes!
Saturday, May 20, 2017
Downtown Glen Ellyn
View the race route (USATF Certified IL-16003WR).
Race start: 8 a.m.
Super Kids 1K: 8:45 a.m.
Super Kids Fun Run: 9:15 a.m.
Held in conjunction with the Taste of Glen Ellyn, be sure to enjoy all of the weekend’s entertainment and activities!
Kids: Join our Super Kids Run Club to train!
Our Super Kids Run Club (grades K-5) meets weekly on Mondays at 5:30 to train for The Y Run 5K or Super Kids 1K on May 20. Kids will earn incentives as they reach running milestones through their training.
Benefiting the B.R. Ryall YMCA Scholarship Fund
As a nonprofit organization, we are dedicated to strengthening community through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Proceeds will provide scholarships for our neighbors in need—affording access to our important programs and services including child care and camps; youth development, sports, arts and science enrichment; aquatics and swim lessons; and health and wellness.
$35 in advance (participants receive a t-shirt)
$40 day of race (participants receive a t-shirt, while supplies last)
$20 Super Kids 1K
$10 Super Kids Fun Run (participants receive a cape*)
Extra capes may be purchased for $10 (while supplies last).
Please visit the B.R. Ryall YMCA at 49 Deicke Drive in Glen Ellyn to register on Thursday or Friday. Registration will also be offered on Saturday across from the starting line at Hillside Avenue and Main Street (cost increases by $5; cash or check preferred).
Packet pickup will be held at the Y on Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., as well as on Saturday across from the starting line beginning at 7 a.m.