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Lake Villa Township

5K Run/Walk & 10K Run
Saturday ~ 9/13/2014

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Save the Date for the 12th Annual Bud's Run
Lake Villa Township 5K Run/Walk & 10K Run
September 13, 2014
The entry fee profits support the Not-for-Profit Organizations, Lake Villa Township Food Pantry, or other Lake Villa Charities.

2013 Trophy Winner for the fastest Team
Bordertown Bandits


Save the Date
September 13, 2014

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Racer's Fund Raising Form is Available Here

Bud's Run is a great opportunity to enjoy the beauty of running a wooded trail and provides many of the local not-for-profit organizations an opportunity to raise needed funds to support their activities. The race is held on Saturday, September 13 at the Lake Villa Township Caboose Park and runs through Grant Woods Forest Preserve. Bud's Run includes a 5K Run/Walk and a 10K Run.

If you would like your Organization to participate, then
click here for more information or send your organization info to 

Teams include:
Timberwolves Cheers, Lakes Dance Team, Bordertown Bandits,
Scout Troop 188, Lakes' Eagle Field Hockey, Prince of Peace Catholic Church, District 41 Bands, and others.

This race is made possible through genereous donations from our amazing 2013 Race Sponsors:

JoAnn Osmond, Linda Pedersen, Dan Venturi, Barb Venturi
Roycealee Woods,  Robert E. Frank Real Estate, Bill & Betty Burns 
Robert Skidmore,
Prince of Peace Catholic Church and School
Robert Churchill, Mark Curran, Bill Stanley Insurance, Joanne Osmond
Dominic Marturano, Tom Weber, Force Manufacturing
Veterans Memorial Park Round Lake Heights

Special Thanks goes to:
Dan Venturi, JoAnn Osmond, Brooks-Allen, RoadID, and Market Drafters
for financial and in-kind donations!

Onsite Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.
Race begins at 9:00 a.m.
Pre-registration online is recommended. 

Checks must be recevied by 9/9/2014. 

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Runners/Walkers Register Online Here ->


Click Here to print the race map of Bud's Run.

Race Course
There are six miles of crushed-gravel trails at Grant Woods, one of the largest forest preserves in Lake County. The trails traverse wide-open prairies, quiet woodlands, and marshes teeming with wildlife. 

Betty Burns, 25 Coventry Cove, Lake Villa, IL, 60046. (847) 356-1076

Contact: Joanne Osmond,

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