RACE DATE: JUNE 7th, 2020

START TIME: 7:45AM*

*NOTE: start time is subject to change prior to race day

THE START: PLEASE TOUCH MUSEUM BY MEMORIAL HALL

THE FINISH: MLK DRIVE AT BLACK ROAD

THE COURSE: The 5K starts out on the flat stretch in front of Memorial Hall. Runners will run through the gates of the Smith Memorial passing Concourse Lake, the Mann Music Center, and the Japanese Teahouse before flying downhill toward the finish by the river on MLK Drive.

THE PERKS:

  • Soft, tri-blend race tee

  • Chip timing on a USATF certified course

  • Finisher's medal

  • Post Race Festival & Beer Garden including a cold, post-race beer (for runners age 21+)*

  • Free photographs courtesy of Gameface Media x Strava

  • Uninterrupted running through of the largest urban parks in the country

*NOTE: Must show ID on race day to receive beer.

THE DETAILS: 

  • Race is rain or shine

  • Runners must maintain a pace of 16-minute miles or faster

  • Race bibs must be picked up at Bib Pick-up prior to race day unless day of bib pick-up option is purchased during registration (limited availability)

  • There is NO race day registration or general bib pick-up

  • Unfortunately, no dogs or strollers allowed on the course

THE REGISTRATION FEE:

  • $35 through November 30th, 2019

  • $45 December 1st, 2019 through January 31st, 2020

  • $55 February1st, 2020 through March 31st, 2020

  • $65 April 1st, 2020 through April 30th, 2020

  • $75 May 1st, 2020 through June 1st, 2020

THE AWARDS:

  • Top 3 overall male and female finishers will receive: 1st - $100, 2nd - $75, 3rd - $50

 

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