2017 Volition America Half Marathon & 5K | Chicago

Volition America Half Marathon & 5K Busse Woods

Volition America Half Marathon & 5K Busse Woods
Date Jun 2017 (TBD)
Distance 5k, Half-marathon
Course Type Road

Race Information

The Volition America Half Marathon & 5K series is a multi city race series taking place in a number of regions across the USA. The run bills itself as the first of it's kind to honor America through running, and is steeped with patriotic distinction.

Come run in the Busse Woods Trail System for the Volition America Half Marathon and 5K. This half marathon series is the first of it's kind to honor America through running and is steeped with patriotic distinction. Half Marathon and 5K participants will receive a Volition America Technical T-Shirt and Finisher Medal.

This chip timed, course offers a scenic view of the Ned Busse Forest Preserve. During the run, runners will pass an elk habitat, fish preserves, forest and prairie lands. After victoriously crossing the finish line runners can refuel with a variety of refreshments and enjoy live entertainment in the finish festival.

Volition America is a movement built to support the personal ambition and wellness of every American. Born from the unmistakable spirit of Major Dan Rooney, it embodies the start of a better way of living-a way of improving this country we all call home. It's about creating a life that answers to individual choices in support of personal liberty.

Runners can also race in The Double Duty Challenge: Run in both Volition America Illinois events on June 4th & September 11th and runners will get a third finisher medal showing your accomplishments! Participants only have to register once- just choose the Double Duty option on your registration and they will be entered into both races.

 

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