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Neighbors of Kane County

Registration now open for Swedish Day 5K Lopp

Geneva Chamber of Commerce and Geneva Running Outfitters are pleased to announce the return of a 5K run to Swedish Days Festival supported by Northwestern Medicine. 

The Swedish Day 5K Lopp will commence on June 23 at 7:30 am from Gunnar Forest Preserve in Geneva (behind the Kane County Government Center) at 719 S. Batavia Avenue in Geneva.

Located along the scenic Fox River in Geneva, the Swedish Days 5K Lopp promises an unbelievable race experience. We encourage you to tie-in with the Scandinavian theme with your attire.

Unique Swedish Days awards to top 3 Male and Female Overall and medals in the following age groups:  9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over.

The $35 registration fee includes a t-shirt and pancake breakfast.  In order to guarantee a shirt at packet pickup - you must register by June 13.  Race day registration is $40.

In addition there will be a Kids’ Dash for ages 1-8 beginning at 7:15 am.

For more information and how to register for either/both races, look for the Get Involved section at or call Geneva Chamber at 630.232.6060.