CHICAGO, May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Join us at Soldier Field (1410 Campus Dr. Chicago) for Burgers & Beer 5k presented by Shake Shack. This race has been a Universal Sole tradition for over 7 years! It started as a grass roots event from Universal Sole's Lakeview store to bring people together for an easy fun run of 3 or 5 miles coupled with craft Beer and burgers from various Lakeview neighborhood bars! With the growth and popularity of the Burgers & Beer Fun Runs, folks have asked if we were ever going to do an official Burgers & Beer race! Well, here we are, the 5th annual Burgers & Beer 5k is officially here on July 18, 2016 at Soldier Field! Highlights of the 5k race include: Chip Timing, Adult gender specific tech shirt, Goose Island Craft Beers and Catered Burgers (vegan options included!).
Check in starts at Soldier Field at 5 p.m., with the race starting promptly at 7 p.m. Awards will be distributed to the top three male and female overall finishers. Registration is $50, which includes a burger and beer! Visit www.UniversalSole.com to register and for additional details.
Once the run is over for everyone, head back over to Soldier Field where our title sponsor, Shake Shake will be cooking up plenty of delicious burgers for all participants. For those looking for a veggie option, we will have that available for you as well. Begyle Brewing is our official beer sponsor! All participants will enjoy one free complimentary brew from Begyle's selection of great craft brews! We will also have Virtue Cider out sampling along with some other craft brews as well (TBD, stay tuned!)! You will have afixed to your race bib a ticket for one complimentary burger & one complimentary brew!
Race Benificary, Girls In The Game:
Since 1995, Girls in the Game, a 501c3 nonprofit organization, has emerged as a leading girls' health and fitness organization in Chicago. Every year, Girls in the Game empowers more than 3,500 girls to make healthier choices and develop the confidence and leadership skills they need to succeed on and off the field. Girls in the Game provides and promotes sports and fitness opportunities, nutrition and health education, and leadership development to enhance the overall health and well-being of girls. Donate HERE!
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