This event has taken place

Congratulations to everyone who took part. We're waiting on information about the next edition of this event.

Did you race? Let the community know how you got on and leave a review.

Add a review

Cheesy Pretzel 5K and 1 Mile Walk

Bolingbrook, Illinois

Bolingbrook, Illinois

Sun 8th October 2023

2 races

Organiser's Description

The Cheesy Pretzel 5k is back for 2023!  The Cheesy Pretzel 5k & 1 Mile Walk is a USATF certified (USATF# 12023-JW) 5k event winds through the Promenade Bolingbrook and surrounding neighborhoods.  All participants in the 5k and 1 mile walk will receive an order of Bar Louie's Pretzel Bites and Cheese!  5k and 1 mile walk participants registered by September 29th will receive a moisture wicking long sleeve shirt. For 2023, all participants who complete the 5k or 1 mile walk will receive an awesome custom finisher's medal at the finish line! Strollers and walkers are welcome to join the event. Stroller riders are free but will not receive a race shirt or finisher's medal. Registered runners must be at least 5 years old.
Participants in the 1 Mile Walk will follow a course through the Promenade property. The walk is an untimed event.
Why is This Event Important?The Cheesy Pretzel 5K Run/ 1 Mile Walk is a fundraising event necessary to help raise funds needed to support struggling teens through industry leading programs and services.  Our Charity of Choice program helps you raise money for your favorite local charitable organization. Choose to be a fundraiser and collect pledges to benefit one of several charitable organizations in and around Bolingbrook or make a donation when you register.
5k Registration Fee:$30, if registered by August 31, 2023. at 11:59 pm$35, if registered by October 5, 2023 at 04:59 pm$40 on race day
1 Mile Walk Registration Fee:$30, if registered by August 31, 2023. at 11:59 pm$35, if registered by October 5, 2023 at 04:59 pm$40 on race day
Pre-registration closes on October 5 at 4:59 pm CT. Race day registration on October 8th will be available beginning at 6:30 am ($40 for 5k & 1 Mile Walk). The Cheesy Pretzel 5k and 1 Mile Walk runs rain or shine. *No refunds available.
Event Schedule:6:30 am - Day of Packet Pickup & Day of Registration Opens7:30 am - Warm-up8:00 am - 5k start time8:05 am - 1 Mile Walk start time9:15 am - Awards ceremonyThere will be an awards presentation for the 5k event following the finish of the race. Trophies presented to the fastest overall male and female runners.  First Place Medals will be presented to the top male and top female finisher in each age category. (10 and under, 11-14, 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+).
5k and 1 mile walk participants registered by September 29 will receive a moisture wicking long sleeve shirt and a finisher's medal. Although we will try and accommodate, because of current shipping difficulties, we cannot guarantee shirts or medals to registrants after this deadline.
Post-race refreshments will be provided.
Advance Packet Pick Up:We are offering Packet Pick-Up times before the event at the Bar Louie (619 E Boughton Rd #A, Bolingbrook, IL 60440). Avoid race day lines, and come by to pick up your shirt, race bib, free raffle ticket, and other materials.
Friday, October 6 from 4 PM - 6 PMSaturday, October 7 from 10 AM - 12 PMBar Louie 619 E Boughton Rd #ABolingbrook, IL 60440

Races

  • Cheesy Pretzel 5k

    Sun 8th October 2023

    CLOSED
  • Cheesy Pretzel 1 Mile Walk

    Sun 8th October 2023

    CLOSED

Reviews

Done this event?

First-hand event reviews from people who have been there, done that and got the breathable T-shirt, really help everyone choose their next event.

Add a review

Who's In

See who else did this event

Be the first

No-one has marked this event as 'Done'. Will you be the first?

Location

Bolingbrook, Illinois

More from findarace.com

You might like