Events Calendar

Chasing the Sun - 5k Race and Fitness Walk

Date: June 8, 2017 Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Event Description

Become a Sun Chaser!

Presented by the New Lenox Chamber of Commerce and the New Lenox Community Park District, the Chasing the Sun 5K benefits educational scholarships and programs provided by both organizations. This year's race/fitness walk offers a 5k certified course starting and finishing in The Commons with a post-race family-friendly party to follow!

Register by 5/17/17 to guarantee shirt size.
(Download the registration form here.)

Team Challenges are Back!
  • Corporate Challenge: Gather your coworkers and enter as a team. Integrated Physical Medicine has held the title for two years running. This could be YOUR year to de-throne the champs and take the traveling trophy home to your organization!
  • Community Challenge (sponsored by NuMark Credit Union): Are you a member of running club? Do you have a group of race buddies? What about your neighborhood? Gather your fastest friends and enter as a team. The winning group will take home an ample prize basket!
  • Stroller Challenge (sponsored by Triple R Child Care): Calling all parents! Break out the jogging stroller and run with your little one. Sign up on race day to enter this special division. The winning parent/tot duo will take home a special prize basket!

Interested in becoming a Sun Chaser Sponsor?
Sponsorships range from $50 - $1500. Click Here for all the info! 

Event Sponsors

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Event Location
The New Lenox Village Commons
1 Veterans Parkway
New Lenox, IL 60451
Date/Time Information
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Time:  6:00 - 6:45 p.m. - Race day registration
7:00 p.m. - Start of  Race
Contact Information
(815) 485-4241
5k  Pre-Registration - $30.00
5k  Race Day Registration - $35.00
Age 7 and Under - FREE
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