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Dad's Day 5K
Countryside Park - Portage, IN
This is event #6 in the Race the Region Racing Series. You can go to www.racetheregion.com for more information about the series.
The goal of the event is to provide a truly competitive racing experience for the participants while adhering to all CDC social distancing and safety guidelines.
We are happy to announce that thanks to the relaxing of restrictions on outdoor group activities we will be able to have a single start for the race. The official start time for everyone will be 7:30AM.
We do ask that participants still maintain safe distancing before, during, and after the event and that they wear face covings when not running.
In order to provide for safe distancing, the starting line for each race will remain open for 15 minutes. We will be recording start times for each person and your official time will begin when you cross the starting line.
Overall & Age Group Awards – Top Overall Male & Top Overall Female, Top Masters Male & Top Masters Female, Top 3 Male and Female in the following age groups: 10 & under, 11-12, 13-14,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 and up
The course is relatively flat and will be a combination of running on the bike path and through the surrounding neighborhood.
Registration and packet pick up:
ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST REGISTER ONLINE. ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL REMAIN OPEN ON RACE MORNING UNTIL 7:30AM.
Pre-Race Packet Pick Up will be available Friday, June 18th from 11AM to 6PM, and Saturday, June 19th from 11AM to 5PM at the Extra Mile Fitness Company, 1330 E Lincolnway, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383.
Onsite packet pick up will be available on race morning beginning at 6:30AM
"BECAUSE YOUR TRAINING DESERVES A GREAT RACING EXPERIENCE” race features include:
*Custom Finishers Medal
*Custom Finishers Certificate
*Timing mats at the Starting Line and Chip Timing for Finish Results
*Live results via text and email messaging
*All turns will have directional signs
*No processing fee for online signup
Race Premium sizes are guaranteed to those registered by June 10th.
Overall and Age Group Awards and race packets for individuals that registered but did not participate may be claimed within 14 days following the event at The Extra Mile Fitness Co., 1330 E. Lincolnway, Valparaiso, IN 46383. After 7 days all unclaimed merchandise will be donated or recycled.
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