Thanksgiving Day 5 Km Run/Walk
At Lippold Park
Thursday, November 22, 2018  8 AM
$ 5,609 Raised for the Food Pantry in 2018.
920 Pounds of food collected.

WHEN: Thursday, November 22, 201
START:  8 A. M. Sharp (Rain, snow or shine)
WHERE:  Lippold Park, Crystal Lake, Illinois

5 Km(3.1 miles) certified course with markers every 1/2 mile.
Flat & mostly crushed limestone.

WAIVER & RELEASE:              
In order to participate in this event all runners & walkers
must complete and sign the Thanksgiving Day Run 2018,

Application & Waiver & Release.pdf

Running Depot Saturday, 11/17/2018 from Noon to 3 PM
Running Depot Wednesday, 11/21/2018 from Noon to 3 PM
Lippold Park, Thursday, 11/22/2018 from 6 AM to 7:30 AM

Lippold Park is located on the south side of Rt. 176
on the west side of Crystal Lake and approximately
1/2 mile west of the intersection of Rt. 14 and Rt. 176.


VOLUNTARY Monetary and or Non-Perishable Food Donations will be accepted. Checks should be made payable to the Crystal Lake Food Pantry. Food items only accepted on RACE DAY at Lippold Park. We strongly suggest that you make a monetary donation by check because the food pantry is able to purchace approximately 7 times more food with your money dontation than you could purchase individually.  All check donations, that have a postal address on the check will receive an acknowledge of their dontation.


 There will be two display clocks located at the finish to record your own time.  


Gift certificates for the first place male and female finishers will be provided by the The Running Depot


Volunteers are needed to help with the race.  Contact Bob Walsh or Jerry Sullivan. (See below for contact info)

Bob Walsh     Phone: 815-715 - 3855      Jerry Sullivan       Phone: 815-245-5122                                
Brenda Napholz   Phone: 815-557-6734
The Running Depot  Phone:  815-788-9755