Run Wild - Race for Open Space 5K

This electronically-timed, course features moderate terrain to provide an exciting and challenging experience for runners of all skill levels.

FAQ & Race Route


$30 April 1-July 31
$35 Adults 14+ /$20 Youth 5-13, August 1-Oct. 2, 12:00 p.m.
$42 Adults 14+ /$20 Youth 5-13 on Race Day: Register onsite 7 – 8  a.m. (cash or check payment only)
 Includes t-shirt, race bib, and snacks

Packet Pickup
Friday, Oct. 4th, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Prairieview Education Center,
2112 Behan Rd., Crystal Lake
or On-site Race Day 7–8 a.m.

Parking is onsite at
Hickory Grove Conservation Area (500 Hickory Nut Grove Ln., Cary)

If needed overflow parking will be at Fel-Pro RRR Conservation Area (1520 Crystal Lake Rd., Cary, IL 60013), a 1.5 mile distance from the race site. A free shuttle service will be provided before and after the race. Last shuttle will be at 11:00 a.m.

Day of Event Schedule
7–8 a.m. Registration (cash or check only)
8:30 a.m. Race Start
9:30 a.m. Awards (overall & age group)