The “Oui” Run 5K (including its Kids Races and Post-Race Breakfast) is a celebration of health and fitness, a family-friendly event open to all and a unique opportunity to participate in a neighborhood run.
Sunday, September 22, 8:00 am
Kids Races 9:30 am
1929 W. Wilson Ave.
Projected Runners: 1000 (5K Run + Kids Races)
Expected Volunteers: 150+
Post Race Event: Open to runners, volunteers, kids, family members
Participant Goody Bag: Includes bib #, official race technical t-shirt and sponsor product samples/ coupons
Marketing Campaign: Advertising includes flyer distribution to surrounding communities, high exposure banner campaign on school building, website promotion (ouirun5K.org), social channel hyping that reaches more than 2000 people (Facebook + Twitter), Facebook advertising, eblasts to LFC community, promotion at local athletic stores, and event listings on CARA, Running in the USA and Chicago Athlete race calendars.
Course: The USATF sanctioned loop course (IL16064NM) offers the community a unique opportunity to run through the “Old World feel” of Ravenswood and Lincoln Square. The course runs down Wilson Ave., Lincoln Ave., Lawrence Ave., Ravenswood Ave., Montrose Ave., Leavitt St., Windsor Ave., Hamilton Ave., Sunnyside Ave. and Winchester Ave.