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2020 Race:

The 2020 Race to the Flag 5k has been cancelled.  Keep running, be safe and be well. We will see you all again at the start line on May 30, 2021.

Race Info

Sunday, May 24, 2020 – Race begins at 8:00 a.m.

Ty Warner Park: 800 Blackhawk Dr. Westmont, IL  60559

View the Course Map.

This event is a tribute to the men and women who serve our country. The event is coordinated by the Westmont Park District. Supporting organizations include People’s Resource Center, Westmont Lions Club, Westmont Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau, Westmont High School, Oakwood Homeowner’s Association & the Village of Westmont.

Fees & Registration*

Online, $30 before 12noon on Saturday, May 23
Mail/Walk in, $30 before 4pm on Friday, May 22
Race Day Registration:  $35
Military Veterans:  $20
Groups of 5 or more (all forms must be included):  $25/person
Students 6-18 years ( 5 & under free):  $12
Registration Deadlines:  online, 12noon on Saturday, May 23.  Mail/Walk In, 4pm on Friday, May 22
*There are no Refunds
For a printable form click here.

Packet Pickup

Thursday, May 21 from 12noon-7p and Friday, May 22 from 9a-4p at the Westmont Community Center at 75 E. Richmond St., Westmont.
Race Day at Ty Warner Park from 6:30a-7:30a.

Parking

For directions to the event, please click here.  For a map of available parking, street closures, race course and the event, view the Course Map.

INCLEMENT Weather Policy

Westmont Fire Department and Police Department personnel will be on site and in communication with Race Director and Race Committee members.  In case of inclement weather, the Westmont Junior High and High Schools on Oakwood Dr. will be used for shelter; participants can also go to their vehicles.  The race will only be cancelled if weather conditions are deemed unsafe by the Westmont Fire & Police Department personnel.

Pancake Breakfast

All registrations include a Pancake Breakfast which is hosted by the Lions Club to be held immediately following the race by the registration tent. Participants must be wearing their race bib to receive their free breakfast.  Those who are not participating in the race can still enjoy the breakfast at a cost of $3.00 for children under 12, $4.00 for seniors and $5.00 for adults.

Medals / Awards

The course will be opened by Public Works following the last participants.  The Finish line cut off will be after the last participant crosses the Finish Line or at 9:45am whichever comes first. The medal ceremony will follow.

Medals will be passed out near the registration tent.  The top 3 overall for each gender are gun timed while the age divisions are chip timed. Medals will be awarded for overall male and female winner.  First, second and third place medals will be awarded to both male and female in the following age groups:

14 & under, 15-19, 20-24,25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74 and 75 & above.

Medals not picked up on race day, can be picked up until July 1st at the Westmont Community Center, 75 E. Richmond St. Westmont, IL 60559.

2020 Race Results will be posted HERE after the race

 


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CARA Cert

USATF Course Certification Number:
IL19023WR

Street address and Race Location: 
Ty Warner Park
800 Blackhawk Dr.
Westmont IL  60559

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