5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run

Thanks to all our participants for coming out for the 4th Annual Run For Learning 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run event.

Congratulations to all and see you again next year!

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Race Results Now Available!

Congratulations to all our participants for taking part and making the 4th Annual running of this event such a huge success.

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Hello Runners!

The Run For Learning 5K Run / Walk is only a couple days away.

Here is some helpful information for the race.

Packet Pickup:
  • Friday, September 22nd, 2017 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm and from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at State Bank of The Lakes (50 Commerce Drive, Grayslake)
  • Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 beginning at 7:00 am at the corner of Whitney & Center in Downtown Grayslake
Race Day:
  • The event will occur rain or shine. Lightening or inclement weather with risks could lead to a cancellation.
  • Onsite Registration will be open at 7am
  • The 5K will commence at 8:30
  • The 1K will commence at 9:30 or after the last 5K participant crosses the finish line
  • Kids Dash will being after the end of the 1k

See you on Saturday!

Run For Learning

  • Start North side of Center Street & Whitney Street intersection
  • Head south on S Whitney St toward Park Ave
  • Turn left onto Park Ave
  • Turn right onto Seymour Ave
  • Turn right onto Jr Ave
  • Turn right onto S Slusser St
  • Turn left onto Pine St
  • continue onto Harvey Ave
  • Turn right onto W Trail
  • W Trail turns right and becomes Mitchell Dr
  • Mitchell Dr turns right and becomes Behm Dr
  • Turn left onto School St
  • Continue onto Allen Ave
  • Turn right onto N Slusser St
  • Turn left onto Center St
  • Finish Center Street

Award categories

There will be an award for 1st overall male and female as well as awards for multiple age groups. Listed below are all the different categories that will be given awards.

  • 1st Overall Male
  • 1st Overall Female
  • 10 & under
  • 11-14
  • 15-19
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65 & over

Mission Statement

Run For Learning's quest is to enhance the educational experience for students at early education centers.

Want to help out with this years race?

Unsurprisingly, a lot of effort and money is required to put on an event as succesful as this one. There are several ways you can help to ensure next years event is even better.


We are accepting donations that will help to make this event even more successful next year. If you wish to donate please a send a check made out to:

Run For Learning
P.O. Box 7491
Grayslake, IL 60030


We are always looking for enthusiastic people that enjoy making there community a better place to live. Visit our volunteer page to find out how to sign up.

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