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Ashland Balloonfest 5k Run/Walk

Ashland Community Stadium
1440 King Rd Ashland, OH 44805

Starts: Saturday 1st of July 2017 at 8:30 am
Ends: Saturday 1st of July 2017 at 11:00 am (EST)

Ashland Balloonfest 5k Run/Walk

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Event Details

Ashland Balloonfest 5k Run/Walk is a VRRM Timed event.
Please contact the event organizer for questions unrelated to race timing.

Event Details: The Ashland Balloonfest 5k is put on by the Ashland Cross Country Parents Organization (ACCPO). This annual event, now in its 17th year, coincides with the annual Balloonfest hosted by Ashland, County. The Balloonfest 5k Run and Walk is the longest running 5k in Ashland County. Proceeds from the 5k benefit the children of Ashland Middle School and Ashland High School cross-country teams.  There will also be a FREE Fun Run so the whole family can enjoy. If you would like a race t-shirt as part of your Fun Run, it is only $10 to sign up!

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Date:   July 1, 2017

Location: Ashland Community Stadium, 1440 King Road, Ashland, Ohio 44805

Schedule of Events: Registration at event will run from 8:00 a.m. until 8:45 a.m. The Fun Run starts at 8:30am and the 5k Race starts at 9:00 a.m. from the stadium. Awards will follow immediately after the last runner has crossed the finish line at the stadium.

Pricing:

5k Early Registration (March 8 - June 1) = $25.00 with guarantee of t-shirt

5k Late and Day of Registration (June 2 - July 1) = $30.00 without guarantee of t-shirt

Fun Run with T-Shirt Early Registration (March 8 - June 1)=$10.00 with guarantee of t-shirt

Fun Run Late and Day of Registration (June 2 - July 1) = free without guarantee of t-shirt

Fun Run with no t-shirt=FREE!

 

Prizes:

Medal for the top male and female runners for the following categories:

10 and under

11-13

14-16

17-19

20-24

25-29

30-39

40-49

50-59

60 and up

Medals for the top 3 finishers (male or female) for the walk

Medals for the top 3 finishers (male or female) for the fun run

Medals for the top 3 finishers (male or female) overall

About the Course:

Roads will be blocked off and volunteers will be stationed at each roadblock to make sure runners are safe. There will also be members from the police and sheriff’s department on hand that day for extra security and safety measures. There will be a water station at the halfway point as well as a medical doctor on location.

When & Where

Ashland Community Stadium

1440 King Rd Ashland, OH 44805

Saturday 1st of July 2017 at 8:30 am - Saturday 1st of July 2017 at 11:00 am (EST)

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Organizer

Ashland Cross Country Parents Organization

P.O. Box 162 Ashland, OH 44805

Organizer Website