• 2018 Crystal Lake Park District Open Water Swim Race

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    UPDATE: June 4
    Due to low registration, the 2018 Crystal Lake Park District Swim Race has been cancelled. If you have registered, you will receive a full refund. Please contact Jessica Ortega, jortega@crystallakeparks.org with questions.
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    The Crystal Lake Park District Open Water Swim Race consists of a 1-Mile and 2-Mile open water swim race on Crystal Lake. The course begins at Main Beach and follows an out and back straight line (clockwise). Wetsuits are optional and swim caps are provided. All registered participants will receive a swim race participation item and medals for top finishers in age groups. Open to swimmers ages 17 & up.

    Details

    Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018

    Location: Crystal Lake Main Beach, 300 Lakeshore Drive, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

    Race Director: Jessica Ortega, jortega@crystallakeparks.org, (815) 459-0680, ext. 1213

    Fee: $45 Pre-Registration, $50 Race Day Registration

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    Code Event Time
    331401-01 1 MILE 7:45 AM
    331401-02 2 MILE 7:30 AM

    Results

    The Crystal lake Open Water Swim Results will be posted at racetime.info by 5 pm on race day. Results will also be available at mychicagoathlete.com.


    2018 Open Water Swim Race Sponsors


  • 2018 Kid's sprint & scoop

    UPDATE: June 4
    Due to low registration, the 2018 Kid's Spring & Scoop has been cancelled. If you have registered, you will receive a full refund. Please contact Jessica Ortega, jortega@crystallakeparks.org with questions.
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    The kids can join in on the Open Water Swim Race fun! The race will start with a .5 mile run for kids ages 6-9 and a mile run for kids 10-14 in the fields by Main Beach. Participants will then take a dip in the Main Beach swimming area, before racing across the finish line for a scoop of Baskin Robbins ice cream! The swim portion of the race will take place in the Main Beach Swim Area only and guarded by Red Cross certified Lifeguards. All swimmers will receive a swim cap to wear and a special giveaway. Please include t-shirt size when registering.

    Participants will be broken up into different age groups:

    Ages 6-7, Ages 8-9, Ages 10-11, Ages 12-14

    Details

    Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018, 10 am

    Location: Crystal Lake Main Beach, 300 Lakeshore Drive, Crystal Lake, IL 60014

    Race Director: Jessica Ortega, jortega@crystallakeparks.org, (815) 459-0680, ext. 1213

    Fee: $25 per participant, register for code 331401-01

    Register by June 5

    2018 kid's sprint & scoop Sponsor

  • COMMUNITY RACES

    The Crystal Lake Park District is happy to share community races at our parks. Please visit the race information websites listed below for more information.

    DATE
    Race Location
    2018


    April 29
    Bernotas 5K Benefit Run Boncosky/Trails contact
    May 20 Hengels Leukemia 5K Benefit Run Boncosky/Trails contact
    June 21-23 Kids Obstacle Race Raiders Fields (South) Contact
    October 7 Andrea Lynn 5K Run Boncosky/Trails CONTACT
    October 14 Alzheimer Walk/Run Boncosky/Trails CONTACT
    November 4 Panting for Paws 5K Walk/Run Boncosky/Trails CONTACT
    November 22 Turkey Trot 5 Boncosky/Trails CONTACT