Race for the Kids at Comer Children's

Join Team Alumni Association for this family-friendly 5k Run/Walk!

Alumni, students, families, and friends are invited to join TEAM ALUMNI ASSOCIATION for the RBC Race for the Kids at Comer Children's. This family-friendly event includes a 5K Run/Walk, Kids’ Dash, and Kids’ Mile that will raise funds to support groundbreaking pediatric research. Walkers and joggers are welcome! Participants on this team will have an enhanced experience with access to the Alumni Association hosted hospitality tent. Mingle with fellow alumni over snacks and pick up an exclusive UChicago brand water bottle and other alumni swag.

8:30 am Group Warm-up

9:00 am 5k Run/Walk

9:45 am Kids’ Mile

10:30 am Kids’ Dash


Is there a minimum fundraising requirement?
Your registeration fee will be added to the fundraising total. While we encourage individuals to maximize their impact to support groundbreaking research at the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital and fundraise for the event, it is not required to participate in the race.

2018 Race Maps
Parking Garage Directions
Additional Q&A

comer_childrens_hospitalComer Children's is a state-of-the-art children's hospital. Our teams of pediatric experts use advanced diagnostic and medical techniques to care for children of all ages. Comer Children's is built upon a rich history of groundbreaking research and excellence in patient care, deeply impacting the children and families we serve in the Chicago area and around the world.

Event Questions
If you have any questions regarding logistics of the event, e.g., where to meet, special assistance requests, parking, please contact Amy Weber, Associate Director, Alumni Association at amyweber@uchicago.edu.



Event Information


$35.00 Early Bird 5K Run/Walk (through 8/31/18)

$40.00 5K Run/Walk

$20.00 UChicago Student 5K Run

$20.00 Kids Mile

$15.00 Kids Dash
Use promotion code 2018ALUMNI to receive $5.00 off the 5K Run/Walk registration fee. (Offer not valid for UChicago Student 5K Run, Kids Mile or Kids Dash).


Sunday, 10/14/18 at 9:00am | iCal


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1100 E 58th St
Chicago, IL 60637

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