Thanksgiving Day 5 Km Run/Walk

At Lippold Park

Thursday, November 23, 2017  8 AM

$ 7,213 Raised for the Food Pantry in 2017.

1,270 Pounds of food collected.

WHEN: Thursday, November 23, 2017

START:  8 A. M. Sharp (Rain, snow or shine)

WHERE:  Lippold Park, Crystal Lake, Illinois


5 Km(3.1 miles) certified course with markers every 1/2 mile.

Flat & mostly crushed limestone.

WAIVER & RELEASE:               

In order to participate in this event all runners & walkers

must complete and sign the Thanksgiving Day Run 2017, Application & Waiver & Release.pdf


Running Depot Saturday, 11/18/2017 from Noon to 3 PM

Running Depot Wednesday, 11/22/2017 from Noon to 3 PM

Lippold Park, Thursday, 11/23/2017 from 6 AM to 7:30 AM


Lippold Park is located on the south side of Rt. 176

on the west side of Crystal Lake and approximately

1/2 mile west of the intersection of Rt. 14 and Rt. 176.

ENTRY FEE: VOLUNTARY Monetary and or Non-Perishable Food Donations will be accepted. Checks should be made payable to the Crystal Lake Food Pantry. Food items only accepted on RACE DAY at Lippold Park. We strongly suggest that you make a monetary donation by check because the food pantry is able to purchace approximately 7 times more food with your money dontation than you could purchase individually.  All check donations, that have a postal address on the check will receive an acknowledge of their dontation.We will be also collecting shoes this year. See HILLSTRIDER Shoe Drive.      SHOE DRIVE FLYER

RESULTS: There will be two display clocks located at the finish to record your own time.  

AWARDS:  Gift certificates for the first place male

and female finishers will be provided by the The Running Depot.


Bob Walsh     Phone: 815-715 - 3855


Brenda Napholz   Phone: 815-557-6734


Jerry Sullivan       Phone: 815-245-5122


The Running Depot  Phone:  815-788-9755

Thanksgiving Day 5 K Run results2013.pdf

Thanksgiving Day 5 K Run Results 2012.pdf

Thanksgiving Day 5K Run Results 2011.pdf

Thanksgiving Day 5 KM Results2010.pdf

Thanksgiving 5 Km Run Results2009.pdf

Thanksgiving 5 Km Run Results2008.pdf