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Runners Prepare For 5th Annual Aviator Flight Fest

Aviator Flight Fest October 2, 2015
Sycamore Community Schools is proud to present the 5th Annual Aviator Flight Fest on Saturday, October 3, in conjunction with Sycamore High School Homecoming Weekend. The 5K/10K Walk and Run helps raise money for numerous extra-curricular and educational opportunities at Sycamore Junior High School. In addition, a portion of the proceeds will benefit Operation Give Back.

More than 450 runners have registered to participate in this year’s 5K and newly added 10K races. The race begins at 8 a.m. at Sycamore Junior High School. Participants are encouraged to arrive by 7:35 a.m. to park and check-in.

The race will cause the following road closures and delays:
-Cooper Road closed for 8:00 start and 8:10 start from Cooper Lane to Zig Zag
-Zig Zag to Mitchell Farm closed for outbound 10K runners (approx until 8:15)
-Zig Zag to Campus Lane closed for outbound 5K runners (approx until 8:25)
-Todd Lane Closure (approx until 8:45)
-North bound lane of Zig Zag remains CLOSED for 10K runners to return (until approx 9:10)
-Tollgate and Mitchell Farm expect delays
-Trailwind road to watch for runners
-NO PARKING on Delray and Cooper Ln

The race will end at Sycamore Stadium at Sycamore Junior High. The festival portion of the day will be moving inside to the Junior High School Gym due to the possibility of inclement weather. There will be a number of games and activities, as our Bid N Buy, which contains over $7,000 in amazing prizes.

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