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Sandwich Park District Freedom Run and Tot Trot

July 3, 2022 @ 7:45 am - 12:00 pm

Wear Your Best Patriotic Costume-Prizes Awarded! This 38th annual event will begin at James Knights Park. The 1-mile fun run/walk will step off at 8:00 am and the 5K race at 8:30 am. Compete wearing your best patriotic costume! Judges will award first-place prizes for the 1 Mile and 5K races for best costume. Both events are run over flat city streets. All participants who pre-register on or before June 3rd, 2022, are guaranteed an event t-shirt of your size request. After June 3rd the event T-shirt will be while supplies last.
The race will be chip timed.
Children ages 5 and under are invited to race to the finish line at the Tot Trot! All runners will receive a participation award. This is a free event and no pre-registration is required.


TOT TROT: This annual event is for children age 5 years and under and will be held on the North side of the park. No registration is necessary and prizes will be awarded to all participants. This race will begin promptly at 7:45 am.

1-Mile Fun Run/Walk – 8:00 a.m.
5K Race (3.1 miles) – 8:30 a.m.
(Check-in time 7:00 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.)

COURSE: Both the 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk and the 5 K Race are run on city streets. Aid stations – Traffic control provided

QUESTIONS: If you have any questions, call the registration desk at (815)786-8044, EXT 221

MEDALS: First male and first female Overall Finisher. First local (60548) male & female finisher. Awards to the first two finishers: Male and Female Divisions: 14 & under (must be with adult), 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64 and 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, and 85 AND UP


Sandwich Park District
(815) 786-8044
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Knights Park, Sandwich, Illinois
1001 N Latham St, Sandwich, IL 60548
Sandwich, IL 60548 United States
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