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2nd Annual Bloomingdale Trail Run

July 27, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Rain or shine!

The Second Annual Bloomingdale Trail Run is a timed event that offers 5k and 8k options for new and expert runners alike. Enjoy views of the loop in the distance while dashing above Northwest side neighborhoods on the celebrated, elevated Bloomingdale Trail. Runners will begin and finish at Walsh Park (1722 N. Ashland) where they and their families will be treated to light breakfast treats.

The Trail will be closed to all other users while the run is being conducted. The Bloomingdale Trail Run is produced by the Friends of the Bloomingdale Trail and the Chicago Park District in partnership with the Logan Square Neighborhood Association


Race Logistics

Pre/Post-Race Festivities & Day-of Registration – Walsh Park, 1722 N. Ashland

The first wave of runners will step off at 9:00 am, followed by waves of runners stepping off every 2 minutes. The final wave will depart at approximately 9:30am. Waves 1-3 will be reserved for competitive runners (8 minute pace per mile or less), waves 4-10 will be reserved for recreational runners (9-11 minute pace per mile or less), and the remaining waves will be reserved for casual runners (11 minute pace per mile or more). The race is 5k or 8k with runners turning around at designated points on the Bloomingdale Trail

Entry Fees

Bloomingdale Trail Run including t-shirt: $30 ($25 Early Bird special before June 1st)

*All entry fees are non-refundable, and may not be deferred toward a future event. Registration closure is determined and announced when event participation reaches the established participant capacity


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