COURTESY OF THE PARK DISTRICT OF OAK PARK
The Frank Lloyd Wright Races are Sunday, October 18, 2015!
Bring your racing and running season to a close in historic Oak Park with the flat, fast, and scenic route of the 2015 Frank Lloyd Wright Races, featuring a 5K Run/Walk, the 10K Run, and the Youth Mile for ages 7-14. All events are on Sunday, October 18 and start just east of Oak Park River Forest High School (201 N. Scoville Avenue in Oak Park) at Scoville and Ontario Streets, and finish on Scoville in front of the school. The course for the 10K passes by eight Frank Lloyd Wright buildings, including the Home and Studio!
NEW for 2015!
FLW Oatmeal Bar: Craft your own oatmeal creation! Sponsored by Trader Joe’s.
Mascot Races: Featuring Culver’s Scoopie, Trader Joe’s Pickles, PDOP’s Oakie and Parker, and more!
Participant Perks: Access to post-race showers, local merchant discounts & more.
Have questions? Call 708-725-2000 or email email@example.com for more info.
Participants will receive a long-sleeved t-shirt (shirt size guaranteed if registered by September 19th), entry into the oatmeal bar, and refreshments in the finish line area.
HOW TO REGISTER:
- ONLINE at www.flwraces.com. Deadline is 11:59pm on Friday, October 16.
- WALK-IN at the Ridgeland Common Recreation Complex (415 Lake Street, Oak Park) or the Gymnastics and Recreation Center (21 Lake Street, Oak Park). Deadline is 7pm on Friday, October 16.
- Mail-in and fax dates are passed.
NOTE: Once the race is full, registration will close. If the race does not fill early, registration will close on Saturday, October 17 at 1pm. No registration will be taken after the Saturday deadline or on Sunday, October 18. Registration for this activity is non-refundable.
Runners can pick up their packets on the dates/locations listed below:
Ridgeland Common Recreation Complex, 415 Lake Street, Oak Park
- Thursday, October 15 from 8:30am-7:00pm
- Friday, October 16 from 8:30am-7:00pm
- Saturday, October 17 from 10:00am-1:00pm
Oak Park and River Forest High School Field House, 201 N. Scoville, Oak Park
- Sunday, October 18 starting at 6:00am
5K Walk/Run starts at 8AM
10K Run starts at 8:45 AM
Youth Mile starts at 9 AM
CHRONOTRACK B-TAG TIMING (NO 5K WALK B-TAGS):
The 39th Annual Frank Lloyd Wright Races are using the B-Tag timing system, a disposable tag that stays mounted on the runner’s bib. The race bib and B-Tag will be distributed at packet pick-up. The 5K Walk is not timed, so no B-Tags will be issued to walkers.
AGE DIVISIONS & AWARDS
Awards are given for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place (male & female) for 5K and10K overall, 5K and 10K age divisions, and Youth Mile age divisions. Award ceremonies are staggered, with 5K awards first, Youth Mile awards second, and 10K awards last.
- Youth Mile Run Age Divisions
7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14
- 5K Run and 10K Run Age Divisions
0-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & up
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
Youth Mile Sponsor:
Forest Park Orthodontics