HAWTHORN SCHOOL DISTRICT 73 KIDS, PARENTS AND STAFF!
How would you like to do something special for yourself this May? You can by participating in Got2Run For Education!! The goal of the event is to encourage children, their parents, and school staff to become interested in running as a healthy lifestyle choice, not just for this event, but for the rest of their lives. This is an opportunity to bring the community together to support children’s wellness activities.
EVENT HOST AND DETAILS
Northwest Road Runners, a local running club, was established as a 501(c)3 charitable organization to organize this run/walk to promote wellness in children. All funds raised by the event are distributed back to the schools of the participants – all you have to do is check your school’s box when registering. Two course lengths are offered:
• 2.62 mile “Micro-Marathon” Run/Walk (1/10th of a marathon)
• 8K (4.97 mile) Run You CAN do it with the Couch-To-2.62 and Couch-To-8K Training Programs posted on the website!
200 E. Sigwalt Street, Arlington Hts., 60005 West of Arlington Hts. Road, across from the Arlington Hts. Village Hall. The event will be run in the beautiful Scarsdale and Scarsdale Estates area.
WHAT YOU GET
▪Everyone gets an awesome technical T-shirt with the event logo and date, adult and youth sizes.
▪Everyone gets a backpack tag/zipper pull with the Got2Run 2.62 event logo.
▪Everyone gets a 2.62 bumper sticker/magnet to show off just like marathoners do with their 26.2 stickers!!
▪Everyone gets tasty and healthy food at the finish line.
▪Awards for the male/female winners of the 2.62, 8K, and 2.62 Unassisted Wheelchair races. Medals for the top 3 finishers for each age group. Youth awards will be announced at the post-race awards ceremony.
▪At least $5.00 per Hawthorn SD 73 participant will be donated to The Hawthorn PTO.
$14.80 per registrant was donated back to the schools from the 2018 Event!
More details are on the website: http://www.got2run.org/