Registration open for Flossmoor 5K
August 29, 2013 3:10PM
The H-F Racquet & Fitness Club in Homewood will conduct the final race of its fifth annual H-F Summer 5K Circuit on Sept. 7. | Supplied photo
Updated: October 2, 2013 6:16AM
The Homewood-Flossmoor Racquet and Fitness Club will hold the final race of its fifth annual H-F Summer 5K Circuit on Saturday.
A traditional start to the annual Flossmoor Fest, the 5K takes off from Leavitt Park in Flossmoor.
Pre-registration for the Flossmoor 5K closes at noon Thursday. Pre-registration fees are $22 for Homewood-Flossmoor residents and $25 for non-residents. The race day fee is $30 for residents and non-residents.
Registration and check-in will start at 7 a.m. The circuit’s new race start time is 8 a.m. This race will have its unique Tech T-shirt and professional timing to calculate the overall and age group prizes.
Participants are competing for the overall male and female winners of the Flossmoor 5K.
Participants who competed in all three circuit races are competing for the overall title in both male and female categories.
David Cooke, Mike Brunnette, Joel Dellaria, Darla Erman, Margaret Hockenberry and Mary Wilson previously set winning race times for the Apollo 5K and Run for Freedom.
Post-race refreshments will be served during the Flossmoor 5K awards presentation as well as the overall circuit awards. The main circuit sponsor, Conroy Sports Physical Therapy, will be on site to provide warm-up and cool down therapeutic services to race participants.
For more information and to download a registration form, visit www.hfracquetandfitness.com. Race registrations also will be accepted by phone at (708) 799-1323, with a credit card and the signing of the waiver on race day.