Time & Location
About the Event
OPTION 1: IN-PERSON (OCTOBER 3RD) VIRTUAL RACE W/ SHIRT You may choose to complete your race anytime between 7:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on October 3rd along our regular NAMI 5K course that begins just east of the Peg Bond Center located at 151 N Island Ave, Batavia, IL 60510. The NAMI 5K race committee will be present at the Peg Bond Center as usual and we encourage you to stop by before you begin your race for a contactless t-shirt pick-up and for a little encouragement before your run/walk! As usual, the course will be marked to help you along the way. Due to COVID-19 restrictions and mandates, we will not be offering chip timing, a gun start, aid stations, or port-a-potties. Please see the information below regarding timing your race. Shirt size/color is only guaranteed for participants who register prior to September 15th. OPTION 2: VIRTUAL RACE W/ SHIRT You may choose to complete the 5K on your own time along any path you choose on or before the end of the day on October 3rd. See timing your race information below. You will receive a NAMI 5K technical racing shirt with this option. Your shirt will be mailed to the address provided on your registration form. Shirts will be mailed on October 3rd. Shirt size/color is only guaranteed for participants who register prior to September 15th. OPTION 3: VIRTUAL RACE You may choose to complete the 5K on your own time along any path you choose on or before the end of the day on October 3rd. See timing your race information below.
TIMING YOUR RUN/WALK
- Download a running app on your phone that tracks both your distance and time. (Nike Run Club, Map my Run by Under Armour, Strava, etc.)
- Screenshot your race results from your app.
- Text the screenshot with your name, hometown, and age to (630) 492-0696 to be recorded and released on our website.
**PLEASE NOTE: You must complete 3.1 miles for your time to be counted! **All participants who submit a valid screenshot, will be able to download a personal certificate with their results within a week of October 3rd.