BTN Big 10k
The BTN Big 10K race held in Chicago kicks off the college football season as fans celebrate their favorite Big Ten team. Participants dress up in their favorite school colors and compete for their Big Ten teams in the 10K race and the 5K run/walk.
After the race, enjoy the over-the-top FanFest and Tailgate party packed with mascots, cheerleaders, food, music, beer, interactive games, exciting prizes, BTN talent, former Big Ten player appearances and much more!
Both the 10K and 5K races feature a multiple wave start to ensure a positive race experience, providing all participants the same opportunity for a smooth, safe start and sufficient room to run along the course.