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Race Name:"Going in Circles" 5K - 2012
Date:Saturday October 27th, 2012 - 9:00 am
Location:Norwood Park - Chicago
State:Illinois, United States
Website:  Go there or Go there in new browser
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"Going in Circles"
Our 7th Year Running!

Fundraiser, proceeds to benefit two worthy causes... the historic Norwood Park Train Depot and Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation. The 5K Run features Norwood Park's unique Circle Avenue, a street designed as an oval, which features many landmark homes.

Our course is a unique 3-lap spin around Circle Avenue... it's basically flat and fast with no sharp turns!
USATF certified... Race starts and finishes near the intersection of West Circle Avenue and Northcott Avenue.

Online registration is available under the "Registration" tab (click above) and is open through Friday October 26th - 11:59 pm. For registration information click the "Registration" tab above.

Afterwards... hang out with us for refreshments and our awards ceremony with raffle prizes, held at the nearby Norwood Park Train Depot.

Awards for 2012... "Going in Circles" will present awards to top Age Group Finishers!
0 - 12 Male and Female
13 - 19 Male and Female
20 - 29 Male and Female
30 - 39 Male and Female
40 - 49 Male and Female
50 - 59 Male and Female
60 - 69 Male and Female
70 - Up Male and Female

For 2012... "Going in Circles" has a prize purse of $820!
$100 for Open Male and Female Champions, $65 for 2nd Place Open Male and Female, $40 for 3rd Place Open Male and Female.
(Note: Open are defined as runners of age 39 and under)
$100 for Masters Male and Female Champions, $65 for 2nd Place Masters Male and Female, $40 for 3rd Place Masters Male and Female.
(Note: Masters are defined as runners of age 40 and over)

Packet pick up will take place from 7:30 am to 8:45 am at our race start / finish location near the intersection of NE Circle Avenue & Nina Avenue.

Help us help others... "Going in Circles" is collecting shoes for Africa. We'll have a drop-box for your used or out-grown running shoes at our runner check-in area. Shoes may be any brand or size with no cracks in the soles. We appreciate your generosity!

Click for a report and lots of photos of previous "Going in Circles" races: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

Click for past race results: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007
Click for an interactive map to our race location: Go there or Go there in new browser

Posted:June 5th, 2012 3:25 pm
Last Update:June 5th, 2012 3:28 pm
Event InformationFor multiple Member Events:
Name of EventDistanceMeasurementDateStart TimeRelay MembersTeam Members
    Going in Circles : 5-Km5.00KilometersOct 27th, 20129:00 am
    Going in Circles : 1-Mile1.03MilesOct 27th, 20129:30 am
   Going in Circles : Volunteer - Help with Race Resp3.00HoursOct 27th, 20127:00 am
Director Information
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Name of Race DirectorEmail AddressPhone Number
Corrine Schreiberb.schreiber@comcast.net773-774-4951
Mike Kinsch773-775-9600
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