Meet Director: Rich Gaylord
Course Setter: Shane Firsching
We will be offering a low-key, barebones training event. There
will be short and long courses available. Please pre-register online.
COVID PROTOCOL: Masks must be worn at the start/finish
areas and anytime indoors. On the course, masks are not required
if you can maintain 6 ft social distancing to other groups. Please
Parking and Staging area will be in the large parking
lot at the south end of the access road from Freeman Road to the
Tomo Chi Chi campground area located within the southern section
of Freeman Kame Meagher forest preserve.
A pit toilet is located 100 meters west of the parking and staging
area; and a couple nearer the more western campground sites.
If you are coming on I-90 (Kennedy Expressway and Northwest Tollway)
it is about 43 miles from the Chicago Loop to Randall Road (Elgin/West
Dundee/Carpentersville/Sleepy Hollow) exit. Take Randall north 1.5
miles to Route 72 (Higgins Road) then turn left (west) toward the
village of Gilberts. The second stoplight intersection will be Tyrell
Road, turn right (north). Follow Tyrell Road for approx 2 miles
to Freeman Road, turn left (west). Freeman Kame Meagher entrance
will be 1 mile on your left (south side of Freeman); look for the
CAOC Welcome sign. Follow the paved driveway south for about 1 kilometer
to parking/registration areas at Tomo Chi Chi.
From the NW Suburbs you can also take Route 72(Higgins Rd.) through
East/West Dundee then using above directions west from the Randall
From the West on I-90 you can exit at Route 47 go north .5 mile
to Freeman Road (Ford dealership) then east to the preserve approx.
1.5 miles on your right.