Earth, wind and fire run photos and logo

2015 Earth, Wind & Fire 5K Run and 2.5K Walk

The 2015 EW&F Race will be held on Saturday March 7th, 2015. Registration opens mid-January. Check back here for more updates or follow us on Facebook.

Post-Race information from March 9, 2014

Thank you to all the runners, walkers, and volunteers. We enjoyed hosting the event and hope that you enjoyed it too!

Race Results

Please visit the Second Wind Running Club website for complete results.

Race Photos

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Photos from the 2014 race can be found on our Facebook page.

Race Awards & Packets

If you want to pick up you award, race shirt or lost items, contact Ed Mehnert at 244-2765 or

2014 Etched pint glass award

NEW etched pint glass awards for 2014

Awards (revised from previous years)

Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female runners in the following age groups: under 15, 15–19, 20–29, 30–39, 40–49, 50–59, 60–69, and 70 and over. Special prizes cast from museum quality fossils will be awarded to the overall male and female runners. Etched pint glasses with the race logo (right) will be awarded to the age-group winners and the masters winners. No awards will be provided to walkers.


Parking is available on the street or in campus parking lots (see course map).

EW&F Committee

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      Ed Mehnert (Race Director)
      Jennifer Carrell
      Bill Dey
      Eve Hargrave
      Geoff Pociask


Mail-in or online registration is $20 on of before February 15th. After February 15th and on race day, registration is $22. Students are eligible for a $3 discount. T-shirts are guaranteed only for runners and walkers registered by February 23rd.
All registrations are non-refundable.

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Early registration deadline:
Saturday, February 15, 2014

Online registration deadline:
Thursday, March 6, 2014 by 11:59 p.m.

Early race packet pick-up and registration:
Friday, March 7th, noon–6pm
at Body n' Sole, 1317 Dunlap in Savoy

Race day registration and check-in:
Saturday, March 8, 7:30 to 8:30a.m.
on the East side of the Law Building . The race will start on Peabody Ave in front of the Natural Resources Building.

No dogs or baby strollers are allowed on
the race course.

Updated 01/16/2014 mh

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Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-333-5111
Fax: 217-265-4678

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