$40 – $50

Polish Independence 10K/5K Run/Walk

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Grove 16 - Montrose Harbor

600 West Montrose Harbor Drive

Chicago, IL 60613

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WPNA 103.1 FM is thrilled to organize the Polish Independence Run/Walk (Bieg Niepodległości)!

Polish Independence 10K/5K Run/Walk is a race commemorating the anniversary of Poland’s resurgence as an independent country on November 11th, 1918. This USATF-certified, chip-timed course runs along the beautiful Lake Michigan at Montrose Harbor. After the race treat yourself to Polish food and beer. Fresh fruit, coffee, and water will be served as well.

Biegi Niepodległości organizowane są w całej Polsce od 30 lat, a teraz, po niezapomnianym, ubiegłorocznym Biegu Stulecia, po raz drugi w Chicago. Bieg Niepodległości to okazja do uczczenia na sportowo rocznicy odzyskania przez Polskę niepodległości. To nie tylko wydarzenie sportowe, ale też szansa na pokazanie Chicago siły Polonii i podzielenia się naszą radością z tego, że mamy wolną Polskę – nawet jeśli mieszkamy poza jej granicami. Spotkajmy się, by pobiec dla Niepodległej!

There are two distances to choose: Polish Independence 10K Run and Polish Independence 5K Run or Walk. All include tech shirt, finisher’s medal and cinch backpack. Each runner gets a food coupon included. Adult runners can also use a beer coupon.


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Custom Age Awards:
Overall Male & Overall Female; 19 and under/20-29/30-39/40-49/50-59/60-69/70+

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Event Supporters:
WPNA 103.1 FM Polish National Alliance Polish Daily News/Dziennik Zwiazkowy Aetna Atlantic Express LOT Airlines Athletico CARA-certified

In-kind Donations:
MyBite Vitamins Honest Tea

Packet Mailing
Avoid race day registration lines by purchasing Packet Mailing to have your bib and t-shirt mailed to your home. 1 Packet Mailing needed per registrant. The runners' packets, including a tech T-shirt, cinch backpack and bib, will start shipping on October 30.

Packet Pick Up
Packet pick up is scheduled for November 2-3, 8am-4pm and November 6-7, 8am-6pm at WPNA FM at 6100 N Cicero Ave in Chicago. Packet pick up will also be available the day of the event onsite at the packet pick up tent since 9am.

Parking & Public Transportation
Free parking along the streets at Montrose or at the pay-by-the-hour parking lot. Visit the CTA website HERE for public transportation information.

For more information please see FAQ at https://wpna.fm/event/polish-independence-10k-5k-run-walk/

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Grove 16 - Montrose Harbor

600 West Montrose Harbor Drive

Chicago, IL 60613

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