Race Description

Welcome to the No Foolin' 5k sponsored by DNA Athletics.  Our course is fast, flat and USATF certified.  It wouldn't be an April 1st race without some surprises out on the course.  We would love to tell you all the details....but that would spoil the fun!!! 

Event Information


Date and Time


Saturday, April 1st

Registration from 7 am

Little Fools 1 Mile Race Starts 8:34 am

Race Starts 9:23 am



The course is USATF Certified Course.  The majority of the route is on paved bike path with very little up or down hills. 





Pre-Registered CARA Member-$30

Pre-Registered- $35

Race Day-$40


On March 29th online registration will be closed at 7 pm.  From that time until race day the cost of entry will be $35 dollars and can be paid at registration or on raceday. 



Age Categories

 Free Shoes for overall male and female.

Custom Medals for top 3 in age group.


14 & under, 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 & over


Packet Pick-Up

 Early packet pick-up will be available Thursday, March 30th and Friday, March 31st from 10 am- 8 pm at DNA Athletics. 16133 Weber Rd Crest Hill, IL. 



 Raceday parking will be in the parking lots of Brent Hassert Park.  


Post Race Eats

 After the race we will have several local foods trucks on to purchase some great local eats..



 No pets, bicycles, roller blades, inline skates or scooters. Runners/walkers with baby joggers must start behind the runners, remain behind the runners, may not run competitively and may not enter the chutes.


 Event Highlights Include:

 Free Shoes for the overall male and female


Who needs another raceday shirt?? We are handing out custom dri-fit socks with our race logo!!


Area food trucks will be on hand post race for runners to purchase some great local eats!


Fun for the entire family!!


No Foolin' 5k Reviews 4.5 - 1 reviews

Review No Foolin' 5k

Course: 5.0/5
Organization: 4.5/5
2017 Race Review
Review On:
Fun times

Other than it not being a chip timed race, it was very enjoyable. I enjoyed the theme of it being April fool's. It was also very barefoot friendly!

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Contact Information

Andy Remley

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Race Information

  • Location: Lockport, IL
  • Race Date: 11/08/2018 08:45 (Estimated)
  • Categories: No Foolin' 5k Individual-, No Foolin' 5k CARA Members-, Little Fools Kids 1 Mile
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  • add race to calendar    Add to my calendar 2017-11-08 08:45:00 2017-11-08 08:45:00 America/Chicago No Foolin' 5k Lockport, IL Andy Remley dnaathletics@yahoo.com
Most Helpful Review
Course: 5.0/5
Organization: 4.5/5
Fun times

Other than it not being a chip timed race, it was very enjoyable. I enjoyed the theme of it being April fool's. It was also very barefoot friendly!

Jim V.
Lockport, IL Weather
No Foolin' 5k weather history
  • Based on a 5 year average and a race date of November 8th, Lockport can expect temperatures between 59℉ and 31℉ with humidity around 57% and precipitation of 0".
    Last year the weather condition was Overcast.
  • Lockport current weather
  • Clear 21.2℉ Clear