FGA Inaugural Honor Wounded Vets 5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Stroll
Sunday, October 29, 9am
Due to flooding the event date has
Join us for the first annual Freedom Golf Association (FGA)
5K Run Walk to Honor Wounded Vets.
Freedom Golf Association (FGA) is dedicated to bringing joy and a sense of freedom to the special needs community through their inclusion in the game of golf.
Run, Walk or Wheelchair this amazing course through the wooded grounds on the McDonald's Campus in Oak Brook. Not up for the challenge of a 5K, we will also have a 1 Mile Stroll. Enjoy music, a putting/chipping contest and much more!
If you or your organization have sponsored the event, enter your individualized sponsor code to avoid the registration fee for your team.
There is no registration fee for walking in the event. Please keep in mind that the Honor Wounded Vets 5K Run/Walk is a fundraising event and all participants are encouraged to raise additional funds. Our goal is for each participant to raise $100 in support of our disabled veterans. Those who do will receive a Honor Wounded Vets t-shirt. Visit the following website (http://www.fgagolf.org/honor-wounded-vets-5k-runwalk.html) to create your own fundraising page and start collecting donations now! You can also drop donations off at the FGA office located at 3203 York Road in Oak Brook. We will also accept donations the day of the event.
Online registration closes at 12PM on Wednesday, October 25th. Onsight regristration welcome starting Sunday, October 29th at 7:45.
5K will begin promptly at 9:00 am (race day registration closes at 8:45 am)
1 Mile Stroll starts promptly at 9:15 am (race day registration closes at 8:45 am)
Chipping & putting contests with coach demonstrations
Self Guided Tour of McDonald's Hamburger University
Music provided by Elmhurst College Jazz Band
October 27 10:00 AM CDT - Packet Pickup 10am-3pm FGA Office (3203 York Road, Oak Brook)
October 27 3:00 PM CDT - End Packet Pickup at FGA Office
October 29 7:45 AM CDT - Race Day Registration
October 29 9:00 AM CDT - 5K
October 29 9:15 AM CDT - 1 Mile Stroll