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2022 First State Bank Opening Day 5K...

EVENTS
  • 5K Run/Walk:- Run 3.1 Miles
RACE DATE
Saturday, September 10, 2022
Start Time
5:00 pm
Entry Fee
$30
Location
NIU North 40
Address
740 Garden RD
CITY
Dekalb
STATE/TERR
Illinois
Zip
60115
COUNTRY
USA
Description

_ The 2022 First State Bank Opening Day 5K:

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*Accepting in-person, day-of-run, registrations until 4:40pm. CARD ONLY, NO CASH. (subject to change)
*Packet pickup day-of-run only.

Hey Huskie fans! Lace up your sneakers because NINE runners (the top three finishing students, women, and men) will each receive:

  • Two (2) tickets to NIU's first home football game of the season, the day following the race, September 11, 2021
  • A VIP tailgate package with complimentary food and beverage
  • Field access pre-game
  • Winners will receive their race award on the field during the game! How cool is that?!

THE TOP THREE in each category also receive:

  • Best Time: $100
  • Second Best Time: $50
  • Third Best Time: $30

The 5K RUN/WALK will be held at The North 40, which is the official NIU Cross Country course located just north of Barsema Hall. Parking will be a breeze. Celebrate the launch of the NIU Cross Country and Football seasons. Meet Executive Vice President and Provost Beth Ingram and NIU President Lisa Freeman at the post-5K meet and greet. Food and beverages and more will follow the 5K right there at The North 40. Your registration includes a race T-shirt and more! Come, build a tradition with us and cheer on your Huskies! Proceeds support NIU Cross Country.

Other Info

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