Register for the 2019 ABC7 Gibbons 5K Run and 3K Walk

Join us on Thursday, June 13th in downtown Chicago’s Grant Park for our 25th annual ABC 7 Gibbons 5K Run and 3K Walk.  100% of all proceeds benefit the Leukemia Research Foundation in the fight for a cure for all blood cancers.

Official start LIVE on ABC7 news at 6:26 pm. Come for the RUN and stay for the FUN. We will have music and refreshments after the run/walk. Visit our Heroes of Hope tent as we honor those touched by a blood cancer and remember those lost to these diseases.  

A fun Chicago 5K with a purpose! We are #morethanarace. We need YOU to run, walk and raise funds to find a cure. #togetheritispossible.

Please visit our website for details.


Price for 5K Run and 3K Walk will increase in 4 weeks.
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In consideration of my participation in the ABC7 Gibbons 5K Run & 3K Walk and/or any pre-or post-Event activities (collectively, the “Event”), I, for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, personal representatives, successors and assigns, waive any and all rights, claims and causes of action I have or may have against any Race Organizer that may arise as a result of my participation in the Event. For these purposes, a "Race Organizer" is any one or more of the following: Leukemia Research Foundation, Running Away Enterprises, LLC, RAM Racing, RAM Productions, Enmotive, DLZimco Inc. d/b/a Fleet Feet Sports – Chicago, the Chicago Park District, and members of the Chicago Park District Board of Commissioners, and the officers, agents, and employees of the Chicago Park District, individually and collectively, Illinois Sports Authority, Chicago Public Building Commission, the City of Chicago, Lakeshore Athletic Services, and their affiliates; all governmental agencies representing the territory in which the Event will be held; all sponsors, agents, vendors, and contractors of or for the Event, including but not limited to official event photographer.; medical service providers; and the officers, directors, employees, representatives, successors and assigns of each of the foregoing. By signing below, I acknowledge my understanding that my participation in the Event involves rigorous physical activity and that it potentially may be hazardous. I attest and verify that I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained for the Event and that, if appropriate, my physical fitness to participate in the Event has been verified by a licensed medical doctor. I expressly assume all known and unknown risks associated with the Event, including but not limited to: loss of or damage to my property; injury (including death); accidents; the effects of weather; and terrain conditions that may vary widely, and that may include uneven and/or slippery surfaces, spectators, participants, and natural and man made obstacles (including without limitation, vehicles, security barriers, signs, cables, mats, and debris on the course). I hereby agree to indemnify all Race Organizers for all claims and losses (including attorney's fees and court costs), which may be brought against any one or more of them by anyone claiming to have been injured or otherwise to have suffered loss or damage as a result of my participation in the Event. I further grant full permission to any and all of the foregoing to store, use and/or reproduce my image or likeness by any audio and/or visual recording technique (including electronic/digital) now in existence or hereafter invented, for any legitimate purpose, including commercial sales and marketing purposes. I acknowledge and agree that my bib number, full name, and email address can and will be provided to official event photographer, for the purpose of identifying and contacting me to market and sell photographs from the Event.


I understand that my entry fee is non-refundable, including if the race is cancelled, and my entry is non-transferable. I agree I will not chargeback or dispute the credit card transaction.

I understand there are NO refunds.

I understand that NO strollers or dogs are allowed on the 5K course (strollers are allowed in the 3K walk).