Press Release: 04-27-2012
The annual Run with the Bulldogs 5K is three weeks away, but there is still time to register for this worthwhile race. Waukegan High School's sophomore class will be hosting its annual 5K race on Sunday, May 20. All proceeds from the race benefit the American Red Cross Disaster Relief.
Additional details, including registration information, are below.
Start time is 9 a.m. on Sunday, May 20, 2012.
Race begins near the intersection of Sheridan Road and Grand Avenue, in Waukegan.
Race begins on Grand Avenue and immediately heads north on the Amstutz Expressway, where participants will run on a road featured in several Hollywood blockbusters. From the Amstutz, runners will head west onto Greenwood Avenue for a short distance. From Greenwood, the race turns south onto tree-lined Sheridan Road, where runners will pass through Waukegan's Near North Historic District, before reaching the finish line near Grand Avenue. A water station will be located at the mid-way point, and mile splits will be called along the course.
$20 for adults. $17 for WHS students. Pre-registration is encouraged, but race day registration will be available for $22 from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Online registration can be completed at:
Trophies to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and females overall and masters level (40+). The top three teams will also receive a trophy.
Medals will be awarded to the first three male and female finishers in each age group. 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70 +
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