Saint Louis University Cancer Center / Billiken 5K
BILLIKEN 5K – MONDAY, SEPT. 7
Registration is now open for the seventh-annual Billiken 5K. The race, which begins and ends at Chaifetz Arena on the Saint Louis University campus, takes place on Monday, Sept. 7 (Labor Day), beginning at 8 a.m.
Registration is $25 now through Aug. 24. It is $30 to sign up Aug. 25 - Sept. 6, and $40 on race day. Net proceeds from the event benefit the Saint Louis University Cancer Center
The 5K is a competitive run that loops around the beautiful Midtown campus of Saint Louis University. The route will be the same as last year, taking runners from Chaifetz Arena, across the Grand Ave. bridge and back through the heart of campus before ending at Chaifetz Arena.
Proceeds benefit the SLU Cancer Center.
PACKET PICK-UP: Packets may be picked up Thursday, Sept. 3, and Friday, Sept. 4, from noon-5 p.m. at the Billiken ticket office at Gate B of Chaifetz Arena.
RUN WITH THE BILLIKEN: If you finish ahead of the Billiken, you will be entered into a random drawing for two (2) season tickets for men's and women's basketball during the 2015-16 season.
PARKING: Please park in the Olive/Compton Garage located at the corner of Olive St. and Compton Ave. Arrival must be before 7:45 a.m. the day of the race as the streets to the garage will be closed for the race.
AWARDS: Awards will be given to the top overall male and female finishers, as well as the top three in each of the following age divisions (male and female): 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 and 60+.