The Annual Tiger Trot 5k Run/Walk is a timed 5k race and a 1 mile walk to help the children of District 102 schools. Come for the fun and help raise money and show support for the Marquette Elementary, Rogers Elementary, and Georgetown Middle Schools.
The Tiger Trot will start at 9am on April 11th near the Independence Park pavilion at 612 Lasalle Blvd in Marquette Heights. This is a challenging course ran around Marquette Heights on the city streets back to the finish line near the pavilion.
Shirt guaranteed to all participants registered by March 30th. Day of race registration is $25.00
There will be a 1/4 mile tiger tot trot for the little ones after the 5k. Register online now or during packet pickup times for the Tot Trot. There is no charge for this race and parents are encouraged to run with their Tiger Tots.
Not able to make it to the race? You can still help the kids of District 102 by making a donation. Are you able to make it to the race but the thought of walking or running isn’t that appealing to you? You can still help by signing up to volunteer and help with the race.
Awards will be given for 1st place male and female as well as 1st-3rd in the following age groups both male and female.
13 & under
The Tiger Trot is an Illinois Valley Striders Grand Prix Series Race. Grand Prix participants receive a $5 discount.
Packet pick up will be on Friday April 10th from 5pm – 6pm at the Independence park pavilion and on race day Saturday April 11th between 7am – 8:45am. We encourage everyone to pick up their packets early. Parking is located at the pavilion and across the street at Marquette Elementary School.
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Information about the event is available in : English