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Thank you to everyone who participated in the Second Annual Faj Squad 5K! The sponsors, volunteers, participants, donors, family, friends, vendors, media, and virtual runners: You all made the second year so successful!
Check back soon for next year's details ~ Saturday, June 30, 2018.

 Saturday, July 1st, 2017 RACE DAY INFORMATION
Race Start & End: Theisen's Supply 6201 Chavenelle Rd, Dubuque, IA 52002
The timed runners will start at 9:00am followed by the walkers.




Click here to register. Registration is open until 8:30am the day of the race, Saturday, July 1st.  Note that any registrations received after June 18th are not guaranteed a t-shirt.  Virtual runners' t-shirts will be mailed at the conclusion of the race!
Swag bag pick up is Friday, June 30th in Foley Hall from 3:00-7:00pm at St. Patrick's Church located at 1425 Iowa Street, Dubuque, IA 52001. Please email FajSquad5K@gmail.com with any special requests. Swag bags can also be picked up the morning of the race from 7:00-8:30am.
Main parking for the event will be located in Dubuque Screw Product's Parking Lot at 6500 Chavenelle Rd. across from Theisen's. There's no parking available at Theisen's. Additional parking is available on Chavenelle Court and  Nordstrom's parking lot located at 5050 Chavenelle Rd.




Awards ceremony will start at 10:30am. The top male/female runner in each age group (14 and under; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-69; 70+) & top male/ female overall will receive an award.

NEW: Best Purple Swag Award!
Food will be available for purchase post-race provided by 1st & Main. Bagels, fruit, and energy bars are included for participants. What a great way to kick off your 4th of July weekend! 
Plenty of water will be provided to stay hydrated in the summer heat!  Verena Street Coffee Co. will serve coffee in the early morning to wake up the runners! There will also be a refreshing lemonade stand. For those 21+, you will be able to enjoy ice cold adult beverages!


We have over 25 amazing items for this year's silent auction!  Bidding will start Friday, June 30th and close at noon Saturday, July 1st after the race. Please bring cash or checks to the race. Thank you to all the donors for making this possible!
​Jack's Chicken Palace
Happy Joe's Pizza - University Dr.
Happy Joe's Pizza & Ice Cream - Century Dr.
Hilton Garden Inn Dubuque
Hobby Lobby
Mindframe Theaters
Dubuque Religious Center
River Lights Bookstore
Freddy's Popcorn
Mario's Restaurant
Stone Cliff Winery

Expressions of Faith
Jose Garcia Photography
​Graham's Style Store
Judy Oglesby Painting
Dog House Lounge
Yardarm Riverfront Bar & Grill
Caroline's Restaurant
​Meineke - Central Ave.
​Betty Jane Candies
​Scratch Cupcakery
Steve's Ace Hardware Inc.
Theatre Cedar Rapids
​Ali's Weeds
Buffalo Wild Wings
UV Skinz
Amanda Maddox Photography

A huge thank you to our 2017 Sponsors & Partners!

1st & Main will provide delectable food for sale pre- and post-race!

Verena Street Coffee Co. will have delicious coffee pre-race!



Raining Rose          Hy-Vee           Arctic Glacier Premium Ice
Dennis Baumhover - State Farm Insurance Agent

Eco Lips                           Go Macro            Dr. Pepper Snapple Group

Anderson-Weber Toyota                       Big Apple Bagels                

In-Kind Donations

Questions? Comments? Ideas?

Email: FajSquad5K@gmail.com
Sponsorship packages available for review upon request.