July 28th - Chicago


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BTN Big 10K Entry Fees:

10K Race
$48 (through 11:59pm, 7/14/2014)
$53 (Beginning 7/15/2014 if 10K has not sold out)

5K Race
$38 (through 11:59pm, 7/14/2014)
$43 (Beginning 7/15/2014 if 5K has not sold out)

5K Race (participants 12 and under)
$25 (through 11:59pm, 7/14/2014)
$30 (Beginning 7/15/2014 if 5K has not sold out)

Registration will close for all races on 7/22/2014.

Registration Policy

All registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable. No exceptions.

Participant bib numbers may not be exchanged with or transferred/sold to another person. Sale, trade and/or transfer of race entry/bib number is strictly prohibited and may result in the disqualification of and/or banning offenders from participating at future events.

RACE DAY Packet Pick-Up is available for the 2014 BTN Big 10K.  The convenience fee for RACE DAY PICKUP is $15 and will be processed at registration. A convenience fee must be paid on all packets that are picked up on race day (including friends and family). Forgot to sign up for race day packet pick-up? Click here.

Course Safety, Event Rules and Guidelines

To ensure everyone’s safe enjoyment of these events, please adhere to the following: no dogs, bicycles, strollers, baby joggers, roller skates, in-line skates or unauthorized wheeled vehicles will be permitted on the 10K or 5K course.

All participants must follow the official event rules and guidelines of the BTN Big 10K, 5K and Fan Fest.  Rules and guidelines should be reviewed in their entirety prior to race day.

Click here for the complete event rules.

Event Features

  • Participant Shirt – gender-specific race shirt in the Big Ten school color of their choice if registered by July 1, 2014. Fans registering after July 1, 2014 will receive a gender-specific navy blue BTN race shirt. The BTN race shirts will also be available to those registering before July 1, 2014.
  • Post-race food and refreshments.
  • Entrance into the Fan Fest & Tailgate.
  • Photo ops with Big Ten mascots and cheerleaders.
  • Interactive tailgating and football games at the Fan Fest.
  • BTN on-air talent and former Big Ten player appearances.