Life Time Chicago Spring Junior Dash

Race Day: Sunday, May 19, 2024

The perfect way to introduce your kiddo(s) to the world of running.

Turn race day into a family affair and launch your littles (ages 2-12) into the world of running at the Life Time Chicago Spring Junior Dash! Grab a front-row seat to watch your juniors dash around the Skating Ribbon at Maggie Daley Park and earn their first finisher medal (of many).

The race will be staged in the following age group heats (age as of 5/21/2023):

  • 2-4 years – 50 yards
  • 5-6 years – 1/4 mile
  • 7-12 years – 1/2 mile

Each participant will receive a T-shirt and finisher medal to celebrate their achievement.

Kids VIP Experience (Ages 5-17)

Listed below are the accommodations your kiddos will receive for reserving their spot in the VIP area. To choose your VIP option (Parking, no parking, kids) you will need to click the link below, find VIP Experience, then select from the dropdown menu under “Size.”

  • Hot Breakfast
  • Private portable bathrooms
  • Private Gear Check (athletes only)
  • Phone Charging Station
  • Kids Goodie Bags available while supplies last*