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Darien Chamber of Commerce Presents the

16th Annual Darien Dash 10k, 5k, 1 Mile and Fun Run

May 15, 2016

1 Mile Race Is Back •  Early Bird Discounts


100% Color Polyester Dry Fit Performance T-shirt to the First 300 Pre-Registered

$2000 Award to One Darien School & $2000 Award to One Darien Not-For-Profit Organization

1 Mile – $25 per entrant in advance/$30 on race day
5K Run – $30 per entrant in advance/$35 on race day
10K Run – $40 per entrant in advance/$45 on race day

CARA members will receive a $2 discount on any race.

 Online Registration Closes Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 11:59pm

Darien Dash is a fundraising event sponsored by the Darien Chamber of Commerce, a portion of the proceeds will benefit one Darien school and one Not-For-Profit organization..

This event is made possible through support of our partners and sponsors.

 5k and 10k USATF Certified Race Course

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5k IL15005WR •  10k IL15006WR

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This race has applied for and received the Chicago Area Runners Association designation as a 2016 CARA CERTIFIED RACE CARA16033. This race has agreed to adhere to and uphold CARA’s Best Practices Guidelines.  These Guidelines embody the highest standards for quality, safety and comfort for participants in a road race.

Due to CARA’s advocacy efforts, runners in the Chicagoland area enjoy some of the highest quality road races in the country.  To view the Guidelines and to learn more about CARA, visit

The Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) is a non-profit organization devoted to expanding, motivating, supporting and celebrating the running community of Chicagoland.  CARA connects runners to resources that enable them to run – farther, faster, better, for life.