Insane Candy Cane 5K
This race is like no other! This USATF certified course, chip timed and filled with insane fun! Winding through the historic streets of Geneva, Illinois during the most festive time of year. Why is it insanely fun? While you are running the 5K, elves will appear on the course, each elf has a belt with a flag. Catch up to the Elf, grab his flag, get a prize! See prize list on the left. Keep checking back as prizes are added.
This is the perfect race to end the running season with laughter, joy and helping kids with cancer.
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