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Island Ave at Houston Street

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kid friendly

Lace up your running shoes and bring the family to the friendliest race on the Fox River! The
Batavia Mothers’ Club Foundation (BMCF) is excited to invite you to participate in the 19th
Annual Fox Trot 5K and 10K race on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at the Batavia Riverwalk (Island Avenue &Houston Street in downtown Batavia). Both the 5K and 10K start at 8:00AM and feature courses
along the beautiful Fox River. Following the race is an award presentation for the winners of both

Kids can join in on the fun, too! The Fox Trot features two non-competitive races designed
especially for children. The Junior Jog, for children in preschool through first grade, is
approximately ¼ mile long. Second through fifth graders are encouraged to try the Youth Run (1
mile). The kids’ events begin at approximately 8:45AM, but all are welcome to partake in the prerace events, which will include a group stretch. Also, back by popular demand this year is the 5K
Stroller Division.

Pre-registration for all events is encouraged. The pre-registration cost for the 5K is $30 per runner
and the pre-registration cost for the 10K is $40 per runner. The first 250 5K/10K runners who
register by April 1 st are guaranteed a tech t-shirt! There is no charge for either of the kids’ fun runs,
but a donation of $10 per child is suggested. Funds raised through this event will support local
charities in the Fox Valley area, as well as Batavia schools.
Visit the BMCF website at to register online, download a mail-in
form, or find more information about this fun event. In-person registration will also be
accepted on race day from 6:30 - 7:40 a.m. just outside the Peg Bond center. Registration fees after
April 24th will be $35 for the 5K and $45 for the 10K. We look forward to seeing you on April 27th for this fun and familyfriendly event!

Batavia Mothers’ Club Foundation thanks you for your donations and support.

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The Batavia Mothers’ Club Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, founded in 1934,
dedicated to improving the quality of life for children in the Fox Valley area. Last year, the club
donated over $27,000 to local charities, including CHIP IN Batavia and CASA Kane County, whose
activities support this mission. The Batavia Mothers’ Club Foundation is open to all mothers in the
area who are interested in local philanthropic, service, and community activities.
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