A community fun run/walk featuring a post-run festival with music provided by 93.9 MyFM, delicious food from local Food Trucks, a Kids' Zone with fun fitness activities provided by My Gym Wheaton, and the opportunity to meet Ozzie from the Kane County Cougars.
Click HERE for detailed race information, incuding packet pick-up information.
WALKER/RUNNER REGISTRATION IS SOLD OUT - VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE!
Volunteer Opportunities Include:
- Packet pick-up on Friday, April 11 (various locations)
- Volunteer Assistants
- Race Day Packet Pick-up
- Water Stations
- Course Marshalls
- Kids' Zone
- Much more!
Follow the link below to register before March 21. http://solvehungertoday.civicore.com/NIFB/index.php?action=calendar
All volunteers will be given an official Foodie 5K "Volunteer" t-shirt.
Age registrations apply. See shift descriptions for details.
Online fundraising prior to the race is encouraged by all runners!
$1 donated equals $8 worth of groceries to a family in need.
Northern Illinois Food Bank is excited to announce a partnership with Kopf Running for the inaugural Foodie 5K. Kopf Running is an endurance coaching company that specializes in working with charity athletes. Coach Seth provides customized training programs for any distance race as a certified running coach through USA Track & Field and the Road Runner’s Club of America, and creates programs personalized to the individual, and the programs are easy to follow – for both the beginner and experienced runner.
Through Kopf Running, Foodie 5K participants can take advantage of discounted training services. Any race participant that purchases a customized training program will also receive weekly training & nutrition tips as well as “Ask the Coach” email/phone support. Coach Seth will work with each team member to create a personalized training plan, no matter if you are participating in your very first 5K or if you are attempting to set a personal best!
For more information about Kopf Running and their discounted training programs for the inaugural Foodie 5K, please contact Coach Seth at email@example.com. Check out Kopf Running on Facebook and Twitter.