Race Against the Odds Illinois

Woodstock, IL | July 9, 2016


May I run with a stroller?
Absolutely, we want even the littlest ones to participate. In the interest of safety we do ask that strollers and baby joggers start near the back.

May I walk rather than run?
We love walkers! Walkers are welcome to walk the race and should line up in the back of the pack.

When can I pick up my packet?
Packet pickup and registration will begin at 7am on Saturday, July 9th at Grace Lutheran Church

Can I pick up my friend's packet?
Absolutely! Please just inform your friend that you are doing so. No ID is necessary.

Can children participate in the 5K?
Yes, but they should be accompanied by an adult.

Boy, I am thirsty. Will there be a water stop?
Yes! There will be a water stop located along the course and will be powered by volunteers. Please thank them as you run by!

I can't run anymore. Can I transfer my registration to my colleague?
Unfortunately, there are no refunds or transfers.

I know a company who might like to sponsor this event. How can they get involved?
Terrific! Please contact Deb Fuller at runforhope@live.com or call 815-342-8621.

What charities does this race support?
All proceeds go to The Cure Starts Now Foundation.

I plan to walk the race and am afraid that I won't finish in time.
No worries! This course is open for walkers. Come out and have a good time!

What time does the race start, really?
The race will start promptly at 8:00 AM.

Can I register on race day?
Yes, registration will be open on race day from 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM.

Where can I find out how I did?
The race will be chip timed. If you choose to recieve a timing piece your results will be available in the tent below the finish line. Results will also be posted HERE after the race.

I am having issues with the website, who do I contact?
If you are experiencing issues with the website or have any questions regarding registration, please send an email to events@thecurestartsnow.org or call 513-772-4888.