The Oak Park Runners Club Presents the 34th Annual Running of:
The GOOD LIFE RACE previously The Race That's Good For Life
April 12, 2015
8:45 AM Youth Mile | 9:10 AM Women’s 5K | 9:11 AM 5K Walk | 9:50 AM Men's 5K | 10:30 AM Junior Dash


Race Registration Information

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Entry Fees

  • Women's & Men's 5K Race
  • $40.00 until April 5, 2014
  • Sorry, no race day registration!

    5K Race: $3.00 discount for CARA members who register on or before March 31st. Sorry, no CARA member discount after March 31st.

  • 5K Fitness Walk
  • $25.00 until April 5, 2014
  • Sorry, no race day registration!

  • Youth Mile
  • $25.00 until April 5, 2014
  • Sorry, no race day registration!

  • Junior Dash

  • $5.00 for the first child and $4 for each additional child
  • Registration

    Registration is open! Click here to register.

    NEW! Register online this year for the new and improved Junior Dash and your child gets his or her own personalized race bib! Please note this is a separate registration page from the one above.

    NOTE: Online registration closes at noon on Wednesday, April 2nd. After this date you can register in person at The Competitive Foot, 102 N Marion Street, Oak Park, IL during packet pick-up on Friday, April 4th (noon to 6:30 PM) and Saturday April 5th (10:30 AM - 4:00 PM)

    Sorry -- Refunds, name transfers or deferments are not permitted.

    Need to check if you're already registered? Click here for the 5K walk,run and Youth Mile and here for the Junior Dash.

    Course Rules

    Jogging strollers, walking strollers, and pets are not permitted in the 5K races or the Youth Mile. However, they are more than welcome in the 5K Fitness Walk.

Clydesdale & Athena Runners

The Good Life Race once again is sponsoring Clydesdale & Athena running competition in the 5k run.

This category of competition affords the heavier, taller runner the opportunity to level the playing field with others in the same weight divisions.

To compete you must weigh-in between 7:30 a.m. - 9:35 a.m. at the Clydesdale/Athena table. The weigh-in must be completed at least 15 minutes before the start of your event.

Weight Categories:

Clydesdale/Athena Weight Groups (5K race only)
Group A B C
Women 145-154 155-169 170+
Men 180-199 200-224 225+
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