SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2014
2013 RACE RESULTS
To view 2013 Tombstone 5K Race Results, click below.
Tombstone 5K Pictures 2013
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. An untimed 5K walk will also be offered. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Maeve McNicholas Memorial Foundation and Heart Connection Family Bereavement Program at Little Company of Mary Hospital in honor of Team Nate.
*Participants are encouraged to run in costume. Female/Male overall winners and best costume will win a gift
certificate to Running Excels!
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.
Post Race Activities
Stay after the race for the refreshments and face-painting. Food will also be available for purchase courtesy of Ellie’s Cafe. DON’T FORGET TO VOTE FOR BEST COSTUME AFTER THE RACE.
TOP FEMALE and MALE RUNNERS will receive a $50.00 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 $50.00 gift certificate to Running Excels. Winner of Best Costume must be present in order to receive their award. MIDDLE OF THE PACK runner will receive $25.00 gift certificate.
Packet Pick Up
Running Excels-10328 S. Western Ave. Chicago Thurs. 10-16-14 12pm-8pm Fri. 10-17-14 12pm-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.
Water will be available at Mile 1, Mile 2 and at the finish of the race. Timing clocks will be located at the start and finish.
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 for an individual will be $35.00 and not guaranteed to receive a hoodie. Race Day Registration for families will be $90.00. Hoodies will be limited to pre-registered runners/walkers only.