Come out to Fleet Feet Sports – Lakeview on Saturday, September 24th and join the The Ireland Funds Young Leaders from around the world for the The Irish Run the World, a global 5k race spanning over 20 hours and covering 80km (48.6 miles) in 16 different cities and 6 different countries to raise funds to benefit The Ireland Funds – assisting worthy charities across the island of Ireland and Irish causes around the world.
Starting in Brisbane, Australia, the Young Leaders will run a 5km in their respective cities before passing the ‘virtual baton’ off to the next city with the Global 5K concluding when the last Young Leader crosses the finish line in Los Angeles.
The Chicago segment will take place at Fleet Feet Sports – Lakeview at 10am on Saturday, September 24th. On-site registration will begin at 9:30am. You can also register prior to the event by clicking on the button below. The registration fee is $40 and includesa Global 5K t-shirt.
Water and Gatorade will be provided, as well as on-site gear check.
The route will follow our regular fun-run route from the Lakeview store with guides to assist you along the route.