Run the Runway 5k



Our annual Tuskegee NEXT Run the Runway event, held at DuPage Airport in West Chicago, is a rare opportunity to run or walk one of the primary runways at DuPage Airport.

Events include a 1-mile walk, 5k and 10k USA Track and Field Association (USATF) Certified Courses. USATF 5K & 10K races will be chip timed. All participants will receive a Tuskegee NEXT Run the Runway T-shirt. Team competition is welcome.

We will update this page when registration for 2018 is open.



Parking at DuPage Airport on the Hawthorne Ramp at the intersection of Kress Road and Hawthorne Lane in West Chicago, IL 60185. Click here for map.

Packet pickup

Pre-race pickup available from May 15 - 19 from 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM at the DuPage Airport Authority offices located at 2700 International Drive, Suite 200, West Chicago, IL 60185. Race day packet pickup opens at 6:30 AM at the registration table on the DuPage Airport Hawthorne Ramp / Runway 2R-20L Start Line.

Course Maps

5k map

10k map