Run in the Dark Chicago

COVID-19 Race Update
This race is usually an in person event, but due to COVID-19 they have gone virtual. We recommend checking the official race website and social media channels to get current information about this year's event.
Run in the Dark Chicago
Date Nov 11, 2020
Wednesday
Distance 5k, 10k, Fundraiser
Course Type Road
COVID-19 Race Update
Due to COVD-19 this race is now a virtual run for 2020. We recommend checking the official race website and social media channels to get current information about this year's event.

Race Information

Join us in Chicago for a 5k/10k run at 8pm. Your $30 donation will play a big part in helping the Mark Pollock Trust to reach its $600,000 fundraising aim this year to fast-track a cure for paralysis, which will change the lives of millions of paralysed people around the world.

The start and finish line will be located in downtown Chicago at Millennium Park (on Michigan Avenue) . The run will wind through park and extend from Randolph (north border) down to Roosevelt (south border) before winding back up Michigan Avenue to where we started. We have used part of this route in prior runs, and the skyline, Cloud Gate, and Art Institute offer a great backdrop for a "brisk" run in November. The 5km run will finish back where we started near Michigan Ave and Washington, while any committed stoic 10km runners loop around one extra time while braving the November Chicago winds.

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