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For Your Health 5k Run/Walk And 1-Mile Fun Walk

Saturday, Jul 27, 2019 at 8:30am

Dawes Arboretum
7770 Jacksontown Rd., SE, Newark, OH 43056
Newark, OH 43056

Licking Memorial Health Systems exists to improve the health of the community. The objective of the “For Your Health” 5k Run/Walk & 1-Mile Fun Walk is to offer a community event that encourages a healthy lifestyle. The Dawes Arboretum is the perfect setting for a 5k Run/Walk and 1-Mile Fun Walk.

Advanced packet pick-up will take place on Friday, July 26 from 3:00 – 6:00PM. Packet pick-up will be located in the first floor conference rooms of Licking Memorial Hospital at 1320 West Main Street, Newark, Ohio. All others may pick up their packets at the event.

Awards will be presented to the Top 3 Males and Females Overall, and Top 3 Males and Females in each age division. All participants who cross the finish line will receive a participation medal. Chip timing service will be used for race results.

If you have any questions, please contact the Development Office at (220) 564-4108 Monday through Friday, 8:00AM – 4:30PM.

Dawes Arboretum will not charge admission for this event.

The 5K course will run in the traditional direction with a modified finish line.

7:30 am - Race Day Registration and Packet Pickup Opens
8:30 am - For Your Health 5K Run/Walk & 1-mile Fun Walk
10:00 am - Awards and Post Race Ceremony

Registration Fees:
$15 through 7/19
$20 through race day

Click Here For Registration Information   

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