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Chase the Bear Glenview Run
The Rotary Club of Glenview Sunrise invites everyone to participate in its 15th annual Glenview Run on Sunday, September 9, 2012. This year’s “Chase the Bear Glenview Run” will feature a 1 mile Family Fun run-walk plus CARA Certified, chip-timed 5K and 10K races. The run course is in the vicinity of the Hoffman School at 2000 Harrison Street in Glenview and runner parking is available in the Johns Park lot. Registration and check-in will occur on Race Day from 7:00 to 7:45 AM. The 1 mile Family Fun Walk-Run will start at 8:15AM and the 5K and 10K races will follow at 8:30AM. Split times will be given at every mile for the 5K and 10K races. Awards will be presented to the top three male and female runners in each division. Chase the Bear 2012 tech shirts are available for all pre-registered runners as part of their registration fee. There will be a Race emcee and refreshments will be available pre and post race. This year’s run will feature run and fitness related vendors, a pre-race stretching program, and a performance by the Glenbrook South High School Drum Line. Medical aid and water will be available on the course.
The 2012 Chase the Bear sponsor is the Glen Town Center. Mama Bear sponsors are the Perkins Coie Law Firm and Morgan Stanley Smith Barney. The Baby Bear sponsors are Glenview State Bank, N.H. Scott Funeral Home, and Step Up Productions.
Race details and Run Registration information can be accessed at the run website at www.Chasethebear.com/ . Paper registration information can be downloaded from the website. Early online application is encouraged and the online fee is discounted. Special Family rates are available. Information is also available at the Run Hotline at 847-657-9977. Race Packets will be available for runner pickup at the Glen Town Center’s Navy Park on Saturday, September 8, 2012 from 12 noon till 2PM. Packets can also be picked up at Hoffman School on Race day at 7AM.
The Rotary Club of Glenview Sunrise Charitable Foundation is an approved 501(c) which uses run proceeds to fund charitable giving programs to the citizens of Glenview and for international humanitarian projects such has Polio eradication, water purification, and literacy programs. The club welcomes new members interested in community service to attend a weekly Thursday morning Rotary club meeting. For more information regarding Rotary Club of Glenview Sunrise programs or membership, please visit our club website at www.rotaryglenviewsunrise.org/ .
More About Hoffman School
The Hoffman School, located on Harrison Street just east of Shermer Road, teaches children in grades 3 through 5. The school is part of Glenview's District 34.