About the Races

10 Mile Race

5k Race

2 mile Walk

Cash Prizes and Awards

The Elgin Valley Fox Trot is celebrating its 36th year! This event offers races for all levels of competition, including a 10 mile run, a 5k run and a 2 mile Walk for a Cause. The race is endorsed by the Chicago Runners Association (CARA).

10 Mile Race

Start time: 7:30am

Start/finish location: Intersection of Kimball and Douglas

Course Map: Click here

Special Note: Walkers, roller blades, strollers, dogs, bikes and skateboards are not allowed on the course. Timing chips will be used.

5k Race

Start time: 7:40am

Start/finish location: Intersection of Kimball and Douglas

Course Map: Click here

Special Note: Walkers, roller blades, strollers, dogs, bikes and skateboards are not allowed on the course. Timing chips will be used.

Register for the 5k Race

2 Mile Walk

Start time: 7:50am

Start/finish location: Intersection of Kimball and Douglas

Course Map: Click here

Special Note: Strollers and leashed dogs are allowed on the course.

Register for the 2 mile walk


Cash Prizes and Awards
Weather permitting, the awards ceremony will be outside with a post party. Trophies will be presented to the top three finishers in each age division, and the top overall male and female finishers. Award divisions for the 10 mile and 5k races will be as follows: age 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-59, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over, male and female.

In addition to a trophy, the overall top three male and female winners in the 5k and 10 mile will receive a cash prize. All cash prizes will be mailed out within 90 days of the final race results following the winner completing the cash prize paperwork. Please see below for the breakouts:

Male Overall 10 mile

Female Overall 10 mile

Male Overall 5k

Female Overall 5k

1st Place

$250

$250

$200

$200

2nd Place

$150

$150

$100

$100

3rd Place

$75

$75

$50

$50

2013 registration is now open
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