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Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom (IAITC) 5K Grow & Go
May 12, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 11:00 am
Ready, Set, Go & Grow! The IAA Foundation proudly presents its 8th Annual 5K Grow & Go to celebrate Illinois farm families and the important role they play in putting food on your table. Learn more about our roots in agriculture while supporting a great cause. Proceeds from this race benefit Illinois Ag in the Classroom (IAITC), a program that provides free resources to teachers in an effort to help students make the connection between food, fiber, fuel & farming.
Event App: Download our “IFB Events” app at the Apple App Store, Google Play, or Amazon App store. (iphone, android and kindle compatible)
Event Logisitics: “Accurately measured course has a cross-country feel with well maintained grass, pavement and a few rolling hills. Finishing times & results provided by the Lake Run Club of Bloomington/Normal.
Pre-Registered runners receive a t-shirt and a healthy, hot breakfast after the race.
Want “”free”” registration? Run and go the extra mile to support IAITC by becoming a 5K Grow & Go Hero, Sponsored by GROWMARK. Raise $75 or more to receive Free Registration, a “”hero t-shirt”” and an Ag Book to donate to the school/library of your choice and day of recognition.”
Unique to the event is a 1/4 mile “Kids Race” sponsored by the IAA Credit Union, for children 10 & under. All children receive an award a healthy, hot breakfast and opportunity to take part in hands on learning activities.
Event Pricing: “$25 entry fee if registered by May 1st
$30 entry fee after May 1st and day of race
$5 entry fee Cock-a-Doodle Kids Dash
$7 Fee Open House (friends & family access to breakfast & open house)”