The Inaugural Midway Fly Away 5k will take place on Sunday, September 15 at 8:00am at Midway Airport in Chicago. We hope you will join us in being the first to start a race on the airfield at Chicago's Midway Airport. All registered participants will receive an event t-shirt, bib with timing device and goody bag.
The event benefits Special Olympics Chicago whose mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community. In Chicago, nearly 5,000 athletes participate in programs throughout the year.