Join us for the RBC Race for the Kids at Comer Children's to make a difference in the lives of children who receive care at the forefront of medicine at the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital. This annual family-friendly event attracts more than 2,000 participants of all ages.

  • 5K Run/Walk is for adults and kids of all fitness levels. This chip-timed and CARA-certified run/walk is a highlight of the Chicago running calendar.
  • Kids’ Mile is a one-mile, chip-timed race for students in kindergarten through eighth grade.
  • Kids’ Dash is a 200-yard race for children six years and under.



Race Day Schedule
7:30 a.m.     On-site registration and packet pick-up
9:00 a.m.     5K Run/Walk
9:45 a.m.     Kids’ Mile
10:15 a.m.     Awards
10:45 a.m.    Kids’ Dash

Last year’s participants helped raise over $315,000 to fund research by some of the most talented physicians in the country, allowing us to provide the best possible care for our youngest patients. Help us exceed that goal in 2017!

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Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 9:00am


University of Chicago Campus
58th St. and University Ave.
Chicago, IL
United States