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University of Chicago Charter School (UCCS) is hosting its 1st annual Fresh, Fit, Fun 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Fun Run. This event will raise funds to support our Health and Wellness Initiatives, which is dedicated to promoting health and wellness among students, their families, and staff.  

Come join us at Washington Park!  The event will kick off at 8:30a.m. with the 5K Run/Walk.  The 1-Mile Fun Run will begin at 8:45a.m.


Early Bird Registration: January 9-February 14

5K Run/Walk - Adult ($20.00), Child ($8.00), Family ($45.00)

1- Mile Fun Run - Adult ($15.00), Child ($5.00), Family ($30.00)


Standard Registration: February 15-April 28

5K Run/Walk - Adult ($30.00), Child ($15.00), Family ($60.00)

1- Mile Fun Run - Adult ($20.00), Child ($10.00), Family ($40.00)


Day of Registration: April 29 (SPOTS EXTREMELY LIMITED ON RACE DAY)

5K Run/Walk - Adult ($36.00), Child ($20.00), Family ($70.00)

1- Mile Fun Run - Adult ($25.00), Child ($15.00), Family ($48.00)


VIP Registration: Available January 9-March 15 (SOLD OUT)

Only 15 packages available!  For $85.00 you receive the following:

  • 4 tickets for the 5K Run/Walk
  • VIP finish line tent access
  • VIP complimentary food and beverage
  • Exclusive goodie bags


Packet Pick-up Dates and Times 

North Kenwood/Oakland (1119 E.46th Street)- Thursday, April 27th from 7:30am-8:30am and 3:00pm-5:00pm

Donoghue (707 E. 37th Street) - Thursday April 27th from 7:30am-8:30am and 3:00pm-5:00pm

Carter G. Woodson (4444 S. Evans Ave.)- Tuesday, April 25th from 7:30am-8:30am and 3:00pm-6:00pm 

UC Woodlawn (6420 S. Woodlawn Ave.) - Friday, April 28th from 7:30am-8:30am and 3:00pm-6:00pm

Central Office (1313 E.60th Street) - Wednesday, April 26th from 10:00am-5:00pm 


Thank you to our sponsors!

The University of Chicago Medicine

The University of Chicago Urban Education Institute

The University of Chicago Office of Civic Engagement

Fleet Feet Sports


P's Event Company

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  •   Course Map
  • Location: Chicago, IL
  • Race Date: 04/29/2019 09:00 (Estimated)
  • Categories: Adult 5K , Adult 1-Mile Fun Run , Child 5K , Child 1-Mile Fun Run , Family 5K (Maximum of 5 members), Family 1-Mile Fun Run (Maximum of 5 members) , VIP Package
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