FALL FUNDRAISER

Virtual 5k & 1Mile Run/Walk

#SLESTurkeyTrot

We can’t gather as a group and run together? No problem!
Join South Loop Elementary School for our FIRST EVER 5k and 1 mile fun run…
a Turkey Trot with a virtual twist!

How Does it Work?

Choose your distance: a 5k or 1 mile walk or run. This is a virtual race. You can be anywhere in the world and participate! Complete your distance anytime between Wednesday, November 25th and Sunday, November 29th. No excused absences! 

***Register before Sunday, Nov. 22nd to receive your swag bag.***  

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE?

  1. Register for the race by Sunday, Nov. 22nd
  2. Pick up your race packet* on Monday Nov. 23rd or Tuesday, Nov. 24th
  3. Walk or run 5k (3.1 miles) or 1 mile anywhere and anytime between Wednesday, Nov. 25th and Sunday, Nov. 29th
  4. Ask friends and family to sponsor your student’s grade with a donation towards the Race to $2020 Donation Drive! Donations received through Sunday, Dec. 6th will be counted towards the Challenge. Grade rewards will be given for reaching the goals of the Race to $2020.
  5. All participants will be entered for a chance to win a limited number of $25 gift cards for Fleet Feet Sports.  

All donations collected through the registration page will go directly to Friends and Family of South Loop School, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose sole mission is to raise funds to support South Loop Elementary School. 

RACE COURSE

You can run your virtual distance anywhere! Here are suggested options for 5k and 1 mile routes along the lakefront.  

1 mile: https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/3549917005

If you have any questions about this race, contact ffsles@gmail.com.

RACE PACKET A.K.A. SWAG BAG

The first 250 participants will receive a race packet including the race bib, a finisher medal, iron-on patch, a neck gaiter to show off during the race, and $10 off coupon for Fleet Feet Sports.  

WHERE DO I PICKUP MY RACE PACKET?

Packets available to the first 250 registered choosing the packet option. Options to pick up your race packet below. 

  • November 23rd
    11:30am to 1:30pm
    Middle School building, 1601 S. Dearborn Street

  • November 24th
    11:30am to 1:30pm
    Middle School building, 1601 S. Dearborn Street

  • November 24th
    4:00pm to 6:00pm
    Cotton Tail Park, 44 W 15th Street