Race day events include a DJ, a massage tent, prizes for fastest times in each group (beginner and children, intermediate, amateur, experienced) and a nerd costume competition.
Check-in begins at 8 a.m. in the community room of the Northern View Community.
Registration is $30 for individuals, $25 for Chicago Area Runners Association members and $20 for children younger than 13. Registration includes a goodie bag and a T-shirt.
For more information, contact Peter Zorn, president of the NIU DPT Class of 2015, at (847) 287-0050 or firstname.lastname@example.org.