MEGA Watt 5K

2nd Annual Family 5K Fun Run

Race Information

Please join Midwest Elite Gymnastics Academy (MEGA Gymnastics) for our 2nd annual 5K Family Fun Run, The MEGA Watt! This is a night run for individuals and families on Saturday evening, August 20th at 7:00 pm.

This will be an exciting, glow-riffic event to promote family fitness and fun! There will also be an end of the run party at the conclusion of the race.

Online registration will start on May 1, 2016.

Date: August 20, 2016
Parking Opens: 6:00 pm
Race Time: 7:00 pm
Glow Party: 8:30 pm

Registration Fee

By August 13th -- $35 per registrant

After August 13th -- $40 per registrant

Race day registrations will be accepted at Packet Pickup however t-shirt sizes will not be guaranteed.

Fee Includes

  • Race Entrance/Bib
  • MEGA Watt T-shirt
  • One-piece Glow Wear (basic necklace or bracelet)
  • After Race Snack/Water
  • Entrance to Post Race Glow Party 

Packet Pickup

On Race Day, pickup starts at 9:00am

For those who registered by August 13th, early pickup is available at MEGA Gymnastic during office hours starting Monday, August 15th.

Post Race Glow Party

There will be a MEGA Watt Glow Party in front of MEGA Gymnastics for all registered participants.  Your family can join us for dancing & celebrating under the stars at the end of the race. 

Wattage Station

Stop by the Wattage Station before the race where you can purchase your glow in the dark accessories.  You can also preorder glow items at registration.

Race Location

Start/Finish line is in front of MEGA Gymnastics, 410 Airport Rd, Elgin, IL 60120

Race Map

Other Details

Walkers/strollers welcome in the back of the race.  No scooters, skateboards, longboards or rollerblades are allowed.

Contact Us

Phone:  847-428-3200


Registration Starts May 1, 2016