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posted: 3/28/2014 4:06 PM

Kaneland Foundation announces 3rd annual Knight Run

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Dr. Jeff Schuler

The Kaneland Foundation will host its third Annual 5K Cross Country Race at 8 a.m. Friday, June 20, at Kaneland High School campus/football stadium, 47W326 Keslinger Road, Maple Park.

There will also be a quarter-mile Kids' Track Run at 7 p.m. and a one-mile cross-country Fun Run/Walk at 7:30 p.m.

The 5K and 1-mile runs will cover a flat cross country course entirely on the Kaneland campus.

Racers will finish on the Kaneland track for a spectator-friendly and exciting event.

The 5K will be timed and awards will be offered in age groups and overall categories.

Prizes will be awarded to the top three overall male and female finishers in the following age groups for the 5K Cross Country Race: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-65, 65 and older.

All runners will receive a T-shirt for participating provided they are registered by June 15. Packet pickup begins at 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 20, near the track at the Kaneland High School campus.

Schedule of events

• 7 p.m.: quarter-mile Kids Track Run, with a $5 registration fee, signed waiver must be on file.

• 7:30 p.m.: 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk, with a $10 registration fee; signed waiver must be on file.

• 8 p.m.: 5K Cross Country Race, with a $25 registration fee; signed waiver must be on file.

Download the race applications from our website, or register and pay online from the website on the Webstore (click on Kaneland Foundation).

For more information, please call (630) 365-8295 or email

To mail in forms and money, please address it to: Beth Sterkel, Kaneland Foundation, 47W326 Keslinger Road, Maple Park, IL 60151.

We hope you will join us for a fun-filled evening supporting the Kaneland Foundation!