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MLK Jr Day Freedom Run CHICAGO

January 20, 2024

Evanston, IL

Get ready to pound the pavement and race towards equality at the MLK Jr Day Freedom Run CHICAGO! Join us on January 20, 2024, in Evanston IL, as we honor the legendary civil rights leader with a half marathon that'll have you running towards the finish line with dreams of freedom and a side of Chicago-style fun!
Get ready to pound the pavement and race towards equality at the MLK Jr Day Freedom Run CHICAGO! Join us on January 20, 2024, in Evanston IL, as we honor the legendary civil rights leader with a half marathon that'll have you running towards the finish line with dreams of freedom and a side of Chicago-style fun!
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About The MLK Jr Day Freedom Run CHICAGO

The MLK Jr Day Freedom Run CHICAGO is an exciting half marathon race taking place on January 20, 2024, in Evanston, Illinois. This race is dedicated to celebrating MLK Jr Day and the freedom we all share from this historical movement. It is an opportunity to come together as a community and honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

One of the unique aspects of this race is its small, private group format. Each wave is capped at just 15 participants, ensuring a more intimate and personalized experience for runners. Whether you prefer running or walking, all paces and ages (under 18 with guardian) are welcome to participate. It’s a pure run with no equipment or setup required, allowing you to focus solely on the joy of running.

Although there are no timing chips, the race coordinators are available to help you keep track of your time using bib numbers. You will also receive a swag bag, which includes a premium running shirt and a finisher’s medal (to be emailed after the run), as well as access to the virtual community of runners.

The race organizers have made the packet pickup process hassle-free by shipping the swag directly to your address. Make sure to provide your correct US mailing address. Your shirt will arrive the week of the race, and a final update with details and course maps will be emailed to you on the Wednesday before the event.

Evanston, Illinois is a vibrant city known for its beautiful lakefront, charming neighborhoods, and rich history. It offers an ideal setting for a half marathon, with scenic routes and a supportive community of runners.

So lace up your shoes and join us for the MLK Jr Day Freedom Run CHICAGO! It’s not just a race, but a celebration of unity, progress, and the freedom we all cherish. Let’s come together, inspire one another, and make a difference. Remember, when you register for this race, you will also be gifting a registration to someone less fortunate, spreading the joy of running to those who may not be able to afford it. Get ready for an unforgettable experience and an opportunity to make a positive impact. Run towards freedom, equality, and a brighter future!

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