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Chicago Lakefront 50K George Cheung Memorial Race

Quick facts

Distance Ultra marathon

About Chicago Lakefront 50K George Cheung Memorial Race

This famous race allows you to view the Chicago skyline as you race along Chicago’s lakefront paved paths.

Distances

Chicago Lakefront 50K George Cheung Memorial Race

  • 50km

Practicalities

Accommodation

Ramada Chicago Hotel

After Race Services

A huge pot of Beth Onines' delicious world-famous red beans and rice awaits all runners.

Aid Stations

Three; approximately every 2.5 miles. Amply stocked with water, Gatorade, cola, and a variety of food items.

Award Medals

Belt buckles to 50M finishers 11 hours and under (no early starters). Overall male and female trophies.

Equipment Storage

All runners may leave a drop bag at the Start/Finish line (this may not be necessary if you are fortunate enough to have found a parking space close to the course).

Maximum Time

11 hrs

Parking

There is plenty of parking near the Start/Finish Area, but you must pay in advance at the automated “pay stations” located in the parking lot.

Chicago Lakefront 50K George Cheung Memorial Race Route Map

Chicago Lakefront 50K George Cheung Memorial Race Route Map

Start:

Foster Ave Beach House

Chicago,us

Difficulty

flat

Highlights

Chicago skyline

Overview

Course start & finish at the Foster Ave Beach House and run South toward Downtown Chicago along the Chicago Lakefront Bike Path. This course consists of 4 out-and-back segments.

The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.