About this Event
5K Run and 1 Mile Walk on the main runway and taxiways at Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling, Illinois. The course is USATF Certified and the 5K race is chip timed.
8:00 am Sharp
Chicago Executive Airport
5K Run & 1 Mile Walk
Join us at Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling, IL for our fourth annual Run the Runway at CEA (PWK)! This is a rare opportunity to run or walk
on our main runway and taxiways! Our course is USATF certified and the 5K race will be chip timed. No dogs, strollers or skates, please. No refunds.
for 1st place finishers only
; bracket below:
-0 yr to 12 yr
-13 yr to 19 yr
-20 yr to 34 yr
-35 yr to 49 yr
-50 yr to 64 yr
Registration until May 31: $40
* Registrations after June 1st are not guaranteed a race shirt.
Late Registration - June 1 - July 1: $45
Online Registration will remain open until 8:00 am on July 1st
Space is limited, register early!
All proceeds and donations to the event will benefit a local charity for scholarships.
Specific organization has yet to be determined.
Chicago Executive Airport Administration Building
1020 South Plant Road
Wheeling, IL 60090
Turn onto Industrial Lane off of Milwaukee Road- between Palatine Road and Hintz Road (date and times can change)
June 27, 2017- Tuesday: 8:30 am to 6:30 pm
June 28, 2017- Wednesday: 8:30 am to 6:30 pm
June 29, 2017- Thursday: 8:30 am to 8:30 pm
June 30, 2017- Friday: 8:30 am to 6:00 pm
After the RACE
Live music, food trucks, fireworks & more...
Come back to the airport after 5:00 pm and enjoy live music, food trucks, a beer tent, an aircraft static display and fireworks at the second annual joint venture between the Village of Wheeling, City of Prospect Heights and Chicago Executive Airport.