Please note: CARA members are eligible for a $3 discount
Safety: The runners safety is of the utmost importance. Therefore, bicycles, in-line skates, stroller, other-wheeled vehicles (except wheelchairs and other accessibility devices) are not allowed. Animals are also not permitted on the race course or in Memorial Park (except for service animals).
Course Details: The Cosley Zoo Run for the Animals is a USATF certified course. The course winds through the streets of downtown Wheaton. The 10K will include Northside Park as part of the route. Cosley Run Map 2015 (PDF)
Packet Pick-Up: Packet Pick-Up will be held on Wednesday, June 3 and Thursday, June 4 from 8am to 8pm at the Wheaton Park District Community Center at 1777 S. Blanchard Road in Wheaton. Registration is available during packet pick up for $38 for 5k/10k and $18 for Zippity Zoo Run. Race day packet pick up will be available from 6am to 6:45am in Memorial Park. Registration on race day will be $40 for 5k/10k and $20 for Zippity Zoo.
Volunteers: Volunteers are essential to the success of the race. All volunteers receive a t-shirt and a breakfast. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Randy Tucker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions: Please contact Ryan Miller, Race Director at email@example.com or 630.510.5135.
The Cosley Run for the Animals is a CARA Certified Race
Due to CARA’s advocacy efforts, runners in the Chicagoland area enjoy some of the highest quality road races in the country. To view the Guidelines and to learn more about CARA, visit www.cararuns.org.
CARA is a non-profit organization devoted to expanding, motivating, supporting, and celebrating the running community of Chicagoland. CARA connects runners to resources that enable them to run – farther, faster, better, for life.