5k Run-3k Walk

8th Annual PSC 5K Run / 3K Walk
Saturday – July 25, 2015 – Information

Event Organizer: Alex Moore (708) 843-1337 or amoore9@prairiestate.edu

5k Run Participants

The 8th Annual Prairie State Pioneers 5k Run / 3k Walk is set to step off Saturday, July 25, from the Pioneer Recreation and Sports Park (100 187th Place, Chicago Heights, IL).

The 5k (3.1 mile) run is slated for a 9:30 a.m. start while the 3k walk (1.8 miles) will begin at 9:35 a.m.

Potential participants are encouraged to take advantage of the event's early bird registration opportunity. There are three separate payment tiers for registration.

Event t-shirts will be given only if participant registers prior to June 23.

All participants will receive a goody bag, food, and beverage at the finish line and a raffle entry with the opportunity to win running gear along with other assorted gifts.

Race day registration will take place from 8-9 a.m. on July 25.

There will be seven age groups for both women and men in the 5k run with medals being awarded to the first-place male and female finishers in each classification.  All male and female second and third-place finishers in each class will receive a certificate.

All 3k walks will also receive a participation certificate.

For additional information please contact Prairie State Athletic Department Administrative Assistant Barb Graf (708) 709-7837 or Prairie State Coordinator of Sports Information Chris Kuchta (708) 709-3950.

5k Run / 3k Walk Brochure

See the brochure for full details.

Event Fees

The event fees are explained in the brochure and online registration.  To avoid long lines the day of the event, event fees can be paid in advance at the PSC Athletic Complex located in the Field House. You can pay by check or credit card in the business office located in the Main Building. Park in Lot A then walk into the Main Building.


To register go to the online form.

The Course

A printable pdf map of the course is located online. There are also copies in the Athletic Office.


Need directions to the event. See Maps and Directions.