Avondale Feet in the Street 5K & African-American Male Wellness Walk
Saturday, October 6, 2018
Avondale (Cincinnati), OH
5K Race begins at 9:00 AM
This year’s presenting sponsor, UC Health, invites you to join us for a 5K Run and Walk around Avondale.
The Avondale Development Corporation in partnership with the Avondale Running Club is hosting its 5th annual Avondale Feet in the Street 5K to raise funds for the Avondale Comprehensive Development Corporation to Grow Avondale.
South Avondale Elementary School, 638 Prospect Place near the in Reading Road and Forest Avenue intersection, 45229
New Course for 2018. 5K Run/Walk course begins and ends on Rockdale Ave. cul-de-sac in front of the old Fire Co. 32, Ladder Co. 12 Fire Station. Details to come.
Race Divisions (Timed events only):
Run: men & women 9 and under; 10-14; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60- 69; 70 & up.
Walk: men & women 19 and under, 20-29; 30- 39; 40-49; 50- 59; 60 & up.
Join an existing team or start your own and compete for several team awards.
Special awards will be given to the top male and female finishers. The top finisher in each division, fastest team average and the largest team will also receive special awards. Average team time is based on fastest four on the team (four person minimum).
After the race:
Food, refreshments and live entertainment will be available for all participants in beautiful Fleishmann Gardens Park after the race. We will have announcements of the top male and female, run and walk finishers, fastest team average, largest team and divisional winners.
Chip Timing (Timed Events only):
This year’s race will be accurately “chip timed” using MyLaps Bib Tag technology. No need to return chips this year!
All events are free of charge.
Register online through Friday, October 5, 2018
Register my mail by postmarking your registration by Monday, October 1, 2018.
Race day registration/Packet pick up:
Race day registration and packet pickup is from 7:30 am – 8:45 am at the venue. (South Avondale Elementary School, 638 Prospect Place, Cincinnati, OH 45229)
Participant parking is available in the Avondale Town Center parking lot and at South Avondale School parking lot off Prospect Place.
Participant parking in many of the parking lots in the surrounding area of the South Avondale Elementary School.
The Avondale Running Club (ARC), founded in 1982 is one of the oldest African-American running groups in the country. ARC is a proud member of the Avondale Community Council, the National Black Marathoners Association and the 2013 recipient of the Rev. Clarence Wallace Community Partners Award for dedicated service in health and wellness in Avondale.