Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile Run, Walk & Roll
What is a virtual race?
A virtual race is one where you can complete your 5k or 1-mile whenever and wherever you would like after registering.
When should I complete my run/walk/roll?
You can complete your 5k or 1-mile anytime that is most convenient for you. We recommend completing and submitting your time by 12pm (CST) on Thursday, July 16 to be considered for one of our awards.
Click here for instructions on how to submit your race time!
How do I receive an official Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile Run, Walk & Roll T-Shirt?
Don't worry, we will mail a t-shirt to all registered participants!
When will you announce the fastest times for the 5k and 1 Mile Race?
We will hold a Facebook Live event (stay tuned for link!) on Thursday, July 16th at 7pm (CST) where we will announce the winners. Make sure to follow us on Facebook for updates!
When do you begin and stop collecting donations for the Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile?
We begin collecting donations as soon as the registration page is open and will keep our books open until December 31. We encourage you to turn in your money as early as possible.
Where should I mail checks?
Please mail checks only (no cash) to:
Les Turner ALS Foundation
Attn: Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile
5550 W Touhy Avenue, Suite 302
Skokie, IL 60077
Checks should be made payable to the Les Turner ALS Foundation and remember to indicate your team name and the person that should be credited somewhere on the envelope or check. All offline gifts will be uploaded to your fundraising page (unless otherwise noted) and reflected in your fundraising total.
Are there any incentives for fundraising?
All proceeds will benefit the Les Turner ALS Foundation, the leader in comprehensive ALS care in Chicagoland. Your participation and fundraising efforts for the Strike Out ALS 5k and 1 Mile Run, Walk & Roll provides comprehensive ALS care, local community support and hope through scientific research. Participants who raise over $100 will also receive additional fundraising perks!