July 28th, 2023 – Savage Race – Chicago 2023
The Best Obstacles. The Perfect Distance.
Savage Race presents: Chicago 2023
Coming to back to Illinois!!
Fast 15-20 obstacles / 3+ miles of mud, obstacles & trail running for the Blitz Course
Scenic 27 obstacles / 5-7 miles of mud, obstacles & trail running at an amazing location for the Full Course
TOP REASONS TO TAKE ON THIS COURSE:
1. Perfect course for beginners to elite runners
2. T-shirt & awesome medal
3. Have fun with your friends and family in a healthy lifestyle
4. Top placement awards for elite wave
Richardson Adventure Farm: 909 ENGLISH PRAIRIE ROAD SPRING GROVE, IL
CARS $15, RVS $25
COURSE OPTIONS & DETAILS:
Aid / Water Stations:
Will be stationed on course
Packets will be available for pick up at venue morning of event
Registration includes a
- A BEER ( if of age )
- A SHINY MEDAL
- CHIP TIMING
- ACTION PHOTOS
RULES & REGULATIONS FOR COMPETITION
To be eligible for SavagePRO age group awards and cash prizes, you must register for the SavagePRO wave.
Regular Waves: Attempt or skip obstacles, but be safe & have fun.
There will be an award ceremony after event.
To be eligible for SavagePRO age group awards and cash prizes, you must register for the SavagePRO wave at 9:00 AM on Saturday only. SavagePRO costs $30 more than open heats.
Cash prizes will only be awarded for SavagePRO Point Series events. Single event payouts: $1,250 for first place, $750 for second place, and $350 for third place. Overall Point Series events payouts: $3,000 for first place, $1,500 for second place, and $750 for third place. $500 for fourth place, $250 for fifth place.
A 7-race series and the total combined points for the best 5 races will determine the overall rankings. If a competitor competes in all 7 races their top 5 races will be used for scoring. The Florida Fall race will count as one of the 5 races no matter what and competitors must attend it to be eligible to qualify for overall winner payouts.
Point Series Locations
Must compete in at least 5, one of which must be Florida Fall 11/11/23
Georgia Spring – March 25, 2023
Gainesville – April 8, 2023
Maryland Spring – May 20, 2023
Ohio – June 17, 2023
Chicago – July 8, 2023
Dallas – October 7, 2023
Florida Fall – November 11, 2023 (Mandatory)
Point System (100-1)
1st Place 100 Points
2nd Place 99 Points
3rd Place 98 Points
– – –
98th Place 2 Points
99th Place 1 Point
100th Place 0 Points
*Tiebreaker: the faster time at the final Florida Fall race.
OVERALL POINT SERIES PAYOUTS
Cash Prizes for Male and Female
1st Place – $3,000
2nd Place – $1,500
3rd Place – $750
4th Place – $500
5th Place – $250
US OCR & OCRWC Qualifying Event
Pro: Top 5 Male/Female
Age Group: Top 15 in each age group in Pro or Open
Spectator passes are $22 online until the Friday before the event, or $30 onsite (includes all applicable taxes) on race day. All SavageJR entries come with one complimentary spectator pass.
Always Needed! Receive a discounted race entry or donation to organization. Plus get a lunch & a volunteer limited edition t-shirt!
Be early, arrive an hour before your start time. This gives you plenty of time to park, find your friends & get warmed up and ready to start your race.
WHAT TO BRING
Barcode (print or save your registration barcode to your phone.
Towel & extra (dry) clothes
WHAT NOT TO BRING:
WHAT TO WEAR
There’s no dress code, but you’ll be running through trails, mud & water while climbing over walls, underneath nets and ropes. So, dress comfortably.
Our elites recommend: performance gear (NOT COTTON), compression underwear, high socks & long sleeves.
Advice from experience: is to race in what you train in – new shoes on race day are NOT recommended.
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We LOVE Savage Race courses! They are fun and perfect for beginners, yet challenging enough to bring all the elites out to have a great time! You will see us at every Savage Race event we can possibly attend.
Past Event Information
Our photo gallery from a past Savage Race event:
Check out our Savage Race Spring – Dade City, FL – March 2017 – On The Trail Race Video