SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2013
To view Tombstone 5K Race Results, click below.
Tombstone 5K Sponsors
About the Race
The Tombstone 5K Run/Walk includes a B-tag timed race through the beautiful historic cemetery of Mount Greenwood.
NEW to the race this year:
B-tag timing, USATF certified, and untimed 5K walk.
*Participants are encouraged to run in costume. Female/Male overall winners and best costume will win a gift
certificate to Running Excels!
ClICK HERE to see Photos from 2012!
B-tags! B-tags! B-tags! B-tags are disposable timing chips located on the race bib. Attach the race bib to the front of your clothing for the most accurate timing. Please note race results will be based on B-tag start and B-tag finish times only.
Post Race Activities
Stay for the refreshments, face painting and Zumba. Make sure to vote for the best costume.
TOP FEMALE and MALE RUNNERS will receive a $75.00 gift certificate to Running Excels. Additionally, the top 3 male and female finishers in each age category will receive medals. (9 & under, 10-14, 15-19,20-24,25-29,30-34,35-39,40-44,45-49,50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over. BEST COSTUME will win $75.00 gift certificate to Running Excels. MIDDLE OF THE PACK runner will receive $50.00 gift certificate.
Packet Pick Up
Running Excels-10328 S. Western Ave. Chicago Thurs. 10-17-13 10am-7pm Fri. 10-18-13 10am-7pm
Race Participant Goody Bag
All participants will receive a unisex hooded sweatshirt.
Free parking is available along 111th street and area residential streets. No parking will be available inside the cemetery on race day.
Results will be posted online at www.active.com, www.mychicagoathlete.com, & www.runningexcels.com.
Water will be available at Mile 1, Mile 2 and at the finish of the race. Timing clocks will be located at start, Mile 1, Mile 2 and finish line.
For safety reasons, bikes, skates and pets are NOT allowed on the course. Jogging strollers are permitted. We ask that you position yourself behind the runners as to not interfere with the start of the race. Walkers will be encouraged to start behind the runners.
Race Day Registration
Race Day Registration will be available from 7:00-8:30am. Race Day Registration will remain at $30.00 but not guaranteed to receive a hoody. Hoodies will be limited to pre-registered runners/walkers only.