On race day, start arriving as early as 7:30am.
Warm-up sessions beginning at 7:45am, courtesy of Limon Fitness Club
The race starts promptly at 8:30am.
Free parking in the St. Richard lot - arrive before 8:00am for runner safety and access to streets
Please contact St. Richard Office at 773-585-1221 or email with questions or to ask for sponsorship opportunities.
St. Richard Rocket Run 5K— a family friendly run and walk through Chicago’s Archer Heights community.
As a non-profit Parish and School, St. Richard relies on its communities to help raise funds to be able to provide high quality school facilities, instructional programs, social services, and educational materials which benefit our communities in such a positive way.
St. Richard Rocket Run 5K Saturday, September 30, 2017
Support Our 2017 Carnival/Rocket Run Sponsors
Archer Heights Credit Union
Honorable Edward Burke -14th Ward
Greater Southwest Development Corp.
Kash Law Offices, LLC
Richard Midway Funeral Home
Wolniak Funeral Home
Lindy’s Chili Bar & Restaurant
Szykowny Funeral Home
You can run or walk.
It’s a USATF Certified Course.
Open to all ages.
Registrant receives a:
sense of accomplishment.
feeling of contributing to a great fundraising cause!
After crossing the finish line...
drink a refreshing soda, courtesy of Jarritos
or for those age 21 and over, enjoy an ice cold beer courtesy of Lagunitas
fruit-apples, oranges, bananas, courtesy of Anthony Marano Company
popcorn and Paqui Tortilla Chips, courtesy of Skinny Pop Popcorn
Packet Pickup Information
Pickup your race day bib, dri-fit t-shirt, and goodie bag on either day:
Thursday, Sept. 28th, from 4pm - 8pm
or, Friday, Sept. 29th, from 10am - 8pm
Where: St. Richard Parish Office, 5030 S. Kostner Ave., Chicago, IL
Thank you to WSHE 100.3 FM Radio Station for being onsite on day of the
Rocket Run, Sat. Sept. 30th