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Christmas in July Half Marathon and 5K Chicago

Sun 14th Jul 2019
Busse Woods, Busse Woods, Elk Grove Township, IL 60007, USA

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How about some Christmas Spirit this summer? Join many other festive runners this July in Indianapolis and Chicago for the annual Christmas in July Half Marathon and 5K! Well run early to beat the summer heat. Well be running the popular Busse Woods trails through wooded and open areas starting in South Grove #5.

Distances in this event

  1. 5K

    Run 5km
    7:30am Sun 14th Jul 2019
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  2. Half Marathon

    Run 13.1mi
    7:00am Sun 14th Jul 2019
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Where could you finish?

We’ll work out your time based on past results, elevation and terrain.

What’s Included
Our medals and shirts are the best ever! We went out of our way to custom design race medals that are unlike any other you’ve ever seen! Our shirts are very comfortable tech shirts.

After the Run:
  • Free pint of beer (for 21+ years of age)
  • Cool wraps, soda, Flavor Ice, fruit
  • And more snacks after you finish

Ample parking is available in the Forest Preserve, Groves 17-25. The entrance is located just east of I-290 on the south side of Higgins Road. Click here for a map.

We do recommend arriving early to secure a parking spot. Overflow parking will be available at Elk Grove Woods Plaze (1 N. Arlington Heights Rd, Elk Grove Village, IL).

There will be no shuttle service from Schaumburg.
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