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Race Week


Start Time:
Distances 13.1+ start at 7 a.m.
5K starts at 7:10 a.m.
1st St. and Illinois St., St Charles, IL

Packet Pickup

St. Charles, IL

Friday , September 20, 2024
11 a.m. – 6 p.m. 

Saturday , September 21, 2024
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 

Kane County Fairgrounds
525 S Randall Rd.
St. Charles, IL 60174

Race Day

Sunday, September 22, 2024
5:30 a.m. – 6:30 a.m.

Command Center Tent
West of the Start Line
at 1st St. & Illinois St.

  • 13.1 and longer MUST reserve this option ONLINE ONLY by Saturday, September 21, 5:00 pm, CDT via the Add Race Day Registration Link.

  • $30 premium applies for distances 13.1 or longer.


In-Person Participants

  • ALL RACE PACKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE KANE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS. A friend may pickup your packet with a copy of your ID. 

  • RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP – 13.1 and longer runners who want race day packet pickup MUST reserve race day pickup ONLINE by Saturday, September 21, 5:00 pm, CDT via the Add Race Day Packet Pickup Link. There is a $30 fee for race day pickup.

  • 5K runners can pickup on race day at no additional charge and without reserving, however we encourage all runners to pick up at the expo to avoid lines and make your race morning easier. 

  • Your expo packet will include, biband shirt. For Endurance Awards be sure to stop by the awards booth at the Expo. Finisher medals will be handed out at the Finish Line. Premium Endurance Awards will only be available for pick up on race day for those runners who reserved race day packet pickup. 

Virtual Participants

Packets for virtual runners will be available at the expo for pickup. A friend may pick up your packet with a copy of your ID.

  • Packets will be mailed to runners who do not pick up at the Expo. 

  • Packet includes bib, shirt, finisher medal and Endurance Medal.

  • PREMIUM AWARDS MUST BE PICKED UP IN PERSON AT THE KANE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS. THEY WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE BY MAIL. ENDURANCE PREMIUM AWARDS include the medal rack, quarter zip or glassware that are available to 5, 8, 11, 12 and 15 year runners. 

Race Guides

Waiting Room

Runner's Guide

Coming late August

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Spectator Guide

Coming late August

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Visit St. Charles

Coming late August

Runner Tracking

Available in August

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