Registration is now open for the sixth annual Billiken 5K Run and Family Fun Walk, which will take place Labor Day morning on Monday, Sept. 1, at 8 a.m. The race starts and finishes at Chaifetz Arena on the Saint Louis University campus. This year's new Family Fun Walk will begin at 8:10 a.m. and will take walkers through the Billiken athletic complex and will include activity stations.
Register now through Aug. 20 and the cost is $25 (Early Bird Special). It is $30 to sign up Aug. 21-29, and $35 on race day. Net proceeds from the event benefit the Saint Louis University Cancer Center.
Packet Pick Up
Packets may be picked up Thursday, Aug. 28, and Friday, Aug. 29, from noon-5 p.m. at the Billiken ticket office at Gate B at Chaifetz Arena.
Billiken 5K participants receive:
- Dri-Gear Billiken 5K short-sleeve shirt (guaranteed for Early Bird Special registrants)
- A chance to win raffle prizes
- Free ticket to the Marcia E. Hamilton Volleyball Classic, set for Aug. 29-30 at Chaifetz Arena (early registrants only)
Special Race Features:
- Event timed by Big River Race Management
- Professional photography
- Live performance by Red Letter Days
- 250 Vitality point incentive for SLU employees
- Giveaways & refreshments
- First-Aid area
- Plenty of free, convenient parking at the Olive/Compton Garage
- Beat the Billiken for a chance to win season tickets to Billiken athletic events
- Meet Billiken student-athletes and staff
- Recognition of cancer survivors
- Emceed by Jim Cerone Perfect Host
NEW in 2014
A non-competitive Family Fun Walk, with activity stations along a one-mile route within the SLU athletic campus
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