*Accepting in-person, day-of-run, registrations until 4:40pm. CARD ONLY, NO CASH. (subject to change)
*Packet pickup day-of-run only.
Hey Huskie fans! Lace up your sneakers because NINE runners (the top three finishing students, women, and men) will each receive:
- Two (2) tickets to NIU's first home football game of the season, the day following the race, September 11, 2021
- A VIP tailgate package with complimentary food and beverage
- Field access pre-game
- Winners will receive their race award on the field during the game! How cool is that?!
THE TOP THREE in each category also receive:
- Best Time: $100
- Second Best Time: $50
- Third Best Time: $30
The 5K RUN/WALK will be held at The North 40, which is the official NIU Cross Country course located just north of Barsema Hall. Parking will be a breeze. Celebrate the launch of the NIU Cross Country and Football seasons. Meet Executive Vice President and Provost Beth Ingram and NIU President Lisa Freeman at the post-5K meet and greet. Food and beverages and more will follow the 5K right there at The North 40. Your registration includes a race T-shirt and more! Come, build a tradition with us and cheer on your Huskies! Proceeds support NIU Cross Country.
Bracket/Division Details & Fees:
First State Bank Opening Day 5KActivity Starts: 9/10/2022 17:00 - Activity Ends: 9/10/2022 18:00Registration opens : 7/20/2022 18:00Activity type: Running raceRequires Date of BirthRequires phone numberGiveaway(s): T-Shirt