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Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals 5K/10K & Kids’ 1/2-Mile Race Event

Saturday, June 6, 2020 | Downtown Wheaton & Memorial Park
Race Start: 7:30A (5K/10K); 8:45A (1/2-Mile)

Support Cosley Zoo by participating in one of the Chicago suburbs’ largest and most popular 5K/10K runs!

RACE REGISTRATION:

Early Registration

Price increases after May 5, 2020 at 11:59pm CDT

5K/10K Race

$35
per participant

Kids' 1/2-Mile

$15
per participant

2020 Race Bundle


Save up to
40%
when you bundle!*

*Potential savings based on four (4) race event registrations purchased on race day vs. bundling through Race Wheaton promotion.

Race registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  • Race shirt for the first 2,500 runners (sizes available on a first-come, first-served basis at packet pick up and race day)
  • All participants receive a finisher medal!
  • Chip-timed race results. The Kids 1/2-Mile is an untimed fun run.
  • Party in the Park post-race party and awards ceremony. Includes complimentary beverage (must be 21+ with valid ID for beer).

Race registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

PACKET PICK-UP & ON-SITE REGISTRATION:

Prior to Race Day

Thursday, June 4, 2020 | 9A-8P
Wheaton Park District Community Center (1777 S Blanchard St, Wheaton)

On Race Day

June 6, 2020 | 6A-15 minutes prior to race start
Memorial Park (208 W Union Ave, Wheaton)

COURSE INFORMATION:

2020 Cosley Race Route (PDF)*

5K USATF Certification: IL19012WR

10K USATF Certification: IL9011WR

The 10K course is a Chicago Area Runner’s Association Circuit Race.

*Race route is subject to change based on downtown Wheaton construction

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AWARDS & MEDALS:

Overall awards will be given to the male and female runners in both the 5K and 10K. Overall awards will be based on gun time per Chicago Area Runners Association guidelines.

Age group awards will be given to all male and female runners in both the 5K and 10K. Age group awards will be based on chip time per Chicago Area Runners Association guidelines.

All 5K, 10K and Kids; ½ Mile finishers will receive a participation medal.

Race results will be posted here within 24 hours of the race.

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Any important announcements, or weather-related delays will be posted on RainoutLine.

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QUESTIONS?

2020 Cosley Run FAQ (PDF)

For race-related questions, please contact Race Director Michelle Artis at 630.510.5135 or martis@wheatonparks.org.

For sponsor or vendor questions, please contact Carey Moreland at 630.510.4961 or cmoreland@wheatonparks.org.

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EVENT SPONSORS:

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Presenting Sponsor

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Details

Date:
June 6, 2020
Time:
7:30 am - 10:00 am
Cost:
$15 – $45
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Venue

Memorial Park
208 W Union Ave
Wheaton, IL 60187 United States
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Organizer

Cosley Zoo (Cosley Foundation)
Phone:
630-665-5534
Website:
cosleyzoo.org

PHOTO RELEASE: The Wheaton Park District takes photographs or video of participants promoting our programs, services, events, activities, and facilities in our brochures, website or agency social media, etc. By participating in or attending any Wheaton Park District activities the participant (or parent/guardian of a minor participant) agrees to the use and distribution of his or her image (or image of a minor child/ward) in photographs, video recordings, and any other electronic reproductions of such activities for any purpose without inspection, compensation, or any other consideration now and in the future.