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Chris Walk Against Substance Abuse


Jul 27 2013


Batavia IL

Event Website

Event Host

Misfits Endurance and Triathlon Club


  • 5K or Less



Event Information

Chris Walk Against Substance Abuse will take place on Saturday, July 27,2013 from 4 pm to 8pm at the Batavia Riverwalk. During this our 6th year, the MidWest Misfits Running Club will be hosting a 5K run along the west side of the Riverwalk path. This along with our signature 1 mile awareness walk along the East side of the riverpath and downtown Batavia for the cornerstone for our event. Along with this we will have a craft/vendor fair, music by DJ. John, a live band called Gold Standard, silent auctions, raffles, face painting, caricature drawings, massages, Community resource booths and food for sale. Our hope is to encourage and provide resources for those families that are struggling with addictions in their families or have lost a loved one to addiction and also raise funds for local projects. This is a very family friendly event. More details are available on our website Race registration is available through our website or at The race fee is $25.00. Walkers are encouraged to register for free through our website and also to collect pledges, forms are available on website.

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