Welcome to our inaugural Mecca Moves! 5K & 1K Family Run, Walk & Roll! This is part of our Mecca ‘Wellness Initiative’ to promote fitness, physical, mental, and spiritual health in our community within all ages and abilities. Individuals, families, and groups welcome! Celebrate with a post-race wellness fair! All proceeds will be donated to Chi-Care, a local Muslim-founded non-profit organization helping people experiencing homelessness throughout Chicagoland.
- Event Date is September 10, 2022. This is an in-person event only.
- Location: Event will start and finish at in downtown Burr Ridge, IL.
- Race Day T-shirt, Bib & Packet Pick Up on FRIDAY @ MECCA Center: 1-3 & 5-8 pm.
- This is not a drop off event. Children must be under parents’ supervision.
- Runner, walkers, strollers & wheelchairs welcome on the course.
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- Check-in 7:00 – 8:30 am. Recommended arrival minimum 30 minutes before your designated start time.
- 5K Start: 8:00 am
- 1K Start: 8:45 AM
- Early registration: deadline Friday, Sept 2, 2022.
- Late registration: Sept 3 – Sept 9, 2022.
Event Entry Fee: (remove bullet)
- $25 Ages 2-12 by Sept 2, 2022 ($35 after Sept 3, 2022)
- $35 Ages 13+ by Sept 2, 2022 ($45 after Sept 3, 2022)
- Please support our beneficiary Chi-Care with your generous donation! https://chi-care.org/donate/
Awards: Award Ceremony: 9:15 am
This is a chip timed race! 5K Race Prizes will be awarded to top male & female finishers overall & in various age groups. Kids Dash and 1K participants will receive prizes too.
- The course will take participants through parts of beautiful, downtown Burr Ridge and neighboring residential areas. All portions of the course are along paved and marked roads.
- All proceeds will benefit CHI-CARE, a local Muslim-founded inclusive non-profit organization dedicated to helping people experiencing homelessness in Chicagoland. Learn more @ https://www.chi-care.org/!