8th Annual James Dankenbring Memorial Scholarship 5K & Fun Walk

May 7, 2017 @ 10:00 am America/Chicago Timezone
Lake Kakusha
IL 61342
$20, $25 on race day
Martha Dankenbring

Come join us!! This 5k run/walk at the beautiful Lake Kakusha in Mendota, IL will be held in memory of James Dankenbring. All proceeds go towards a scholarship to Mendota High School students in James’s name. The course is a fast, all terrain trail that circles the lake. The property is well maintained, established grass trails through wooded and prairie lots. The course will be well marked and equipped with water stations at miles 1 & 2. Registration is $20 in advance, $25 on race day. Registration forms and online registration are available at www.thankdank.org. Race day registration is from 8am to 9:45, race at 10 sharp. –For the younger crowd a Fun Walk around Lake Mendota will start at 10am as well with games and snacks. Kids 10 and under can participate in the Fun Walk for free. Child sized shirts are $10 and the order must be placed by April 20th to thethankdank5k@yahoo.com. –Sweatshirts are available for purchase by request, limited number available on race day. Email thethankdank5k@yahoo.com for requests. — All participants on the 5k route must be fully registered. Race will be held rain, mud or shine. In case of severe weather cancellation we thank you for your donation. –All participants registered before April 30th may pick up their race packets on May 6th between 1 and 3pm at First United Methodist Church, 100 6th St. Mendota IL.