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4th ANNUAL RACE AROUND THE PARK & THRIVE and DRIVE RAFFLE

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5K RACE AROUND THE PARK

Saturday, October 18, 2014
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October 18, 2014



2013 Race Results
Location
Zwisler Hall, St. Sebastian Parish,  476 Mull Ave. Akron, OH

Time
Day of Registration: Opens at 7 AM
Family Fun Run Start: 9:00 AM
5K Race Start: 9:45 AM

Registration
$30/5K Runner ($25 Pre-registration by October 8, 2014)
$15/Fun Run Family
(Pre-registrants may pick up their timing chips and shirts the day prior, Friday, Oct. 17 b/w 3 - 7 PM @ Forest Lodge Park.)

Awards
Event t-shirts and finishing awards for age group winners including the overall 1st-3rd place men and women runners and 1st-3rd place for men and women runners in the following categories
  • Kids 16-Under, 17-19
  • Adults 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60 and over
Pizza Party for the Kids Competition participants for the School Grade that accumulates the most miles.

(T-shirts guaranteed to all 5k pre-registrants and 5k runners on race day while supplies last.)

Target Audience
Families, the running community and supporters of the Knights of Columbus.

Beneficiaries
All proceeds from the race will benefit the Akron Knights of Columbus, which help numerous area organizations including: Battered Women's Shelter, Summit County Right to Life, Pregnancy Solutions, Barberton Community Pregnancy Center, St. Vincent DePaul, St. Vincent Catholic Church Youth Ministry, CYO Home Services, St. Sebastian Parish, Keep Akron Beautiful, Christ Child Society, Hospice Visiting Nurse Services, Akron Canton Regional Food Bank, Good Samaritan Hunger Center, St. Bernard Soup Kitchen, The Arc of Summit and Portage Counties, Area Agency on Aging Foundation and Pro-Life Youth Congress.

Contact
Knights of Columbus Akron Council 14255