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The 2011 Run For Gus 5K held by the Young Associates Board

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Get ready for the 9th Annual Run for Gus 5K Run/1 Mile Walk benefiting Children's Memorial Hospital! It will take place on Thursday July 28, 2011. Please join us in the fight against pediatric brain tumors. The Run for Gus will start and finish at Diversey Harbor in Lincoln Park Chicago, IL and will take participants along Chicago's famous lakefront path.

The Children's 400M Run will take place at 6:30 p.m. and the 5K Run/1 Mile Walk will take place at 7:30 p.m. Also do not forget to stop by the after party at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum!

Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female winners, and the top fundraiser will win round trip airline tickets and a four seasons stay. All participants will receive an exclusive Run for Gus t-shirt, enjoy complimentary food and beverages, live music and entertainment for the whole family, including fun activities at our Kids Corner.

Pre-registration is $30 for adults and $35 on the day of the event. $10 for kids 12 and under.

To find out more information about this event contact Nick Lynch and Jessica Schultz the PR Co-Chairs for Run For Gus at or visit their wesite,

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