Michael Flisk Memorial 5K Run/Walk

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The First Annual Michael Flisk Gun’s N’ Hoses 5K Run/Walk will wind through the historic streets of the Beverly neighborhood. Runners will arrive and be treated to a banana bar and chilled water, after the race awards and a great breakfast. The Michael Flisk Guns N’ Hoses 5K will benefit the 100 Club Education Assistance Program. This program is available to the spouses and children of fallen first responders for higher education, including trade and vocational schools, colleges and universities. Grants and scholarships are for undergraduate and graduate degrees. A scholarship in Michael Flisk’s name will be established by the 100 Club, to continue and contribute to the most important program. Educational Assistance Facts • 19 children will receive educational assistance in the 2014 – 2015 school year • 50 children are eligible for future educational assistance • $246,332 in assistance was provided in the past year • 572 children and spouses have been offered assistance since 1970 • $3,630,000 in assistance has been provided since 1970
Michael R. Flisk, Police Officer – Star 6962
Time Line For the Morning
6:30 AM Registration Opens 7:30 AM 5K Start 8:45 AM Award Ceremony
Award Categories
Overall Male, Overall Female, Male 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+ Female 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+ 1K – Every child receives a medal
Type of Shirt
Short sleeve, Gildan Tech shirt. You have a choice to show your support: Blue (Police) or Red (Firefighter/EMT/Paramedic)
Thursday, July 21, 2016 South Side Location Running Excels 10328 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL · (773) 629-8587 3:00pm-6:45pm