BIG LEX 4 Miler

Sat May 28, 2022 Lexington, KY 40510 US Directions
Join us at historic Keeneland Race Course on Saturday, May 28th at the 4th Annual BIG LEX 4 Miler celebrating all that is great about Lexington!

Join us for the race that celebrates all that is great about Lexington!


Join us for the 4th Annual BIG LEX 4 Miler on Saturday, May 28, 2022, at 8:00am at historic Keeneland Race Course.  

The race will be a celebration of all things Lexington as we officially kick off summer in the Bluegrass.  Our race will feature commemorative race shirts (Men's and Women's sizes available), a unique 4 mile race course through the historic Keeneland grounds, an exciting team competition, overall and age group awards, DJ Stitz Mobil Sound, free race photos and more.

In addition to the signature 4 Miler, we'll also have a 1 Mile Fun Walk, Little LEX Kids' 1/4 Mile Fun Run/Walk, and Virtual Runner/Walker opportunity.  Virtual runners/walkers make a donation to the race, and we will mail them their commemorative race shirt and bib.  This allows anyone anywhere to join in the fun!

PACKET PICKUP  We will have packet pickup on Friday, 5/27/22 from 3-6pm at Fleet Feet Lexington at The Summit at Fritz Farm.  There will also be race morning PPU from 6:45-7:45am at Keeneland near our race Start/Finish area.

REFERRAL REWARDS   Refer 3 friends or family members who sign up for the race using the unique registration link you'll receive when you register and earn a $10 REFUND on your original registration.  It pays to refer friends to this race!

TEAM PRICING  Consider forming a SOCIAL TEAM team to expand your race day experience.  We'll have a prize for the largest team.   For teams of 5 or more, members will receive a $3.00 price discount on their race registration.  Don't go it alone--form or join a team!

VIRTUAL RUNNER/WALKER OPTION  We are offering a virtual runner/walker option for those who cannot make the in-person race or choose not to participate at that time.  We'll plan both a local packet pickup and/or mail packets to those who choose to "go virtual" and live outside of Central Kentucky.

Our race charity beneficiary is Nourish Lexington.  Read more about this wonderful local charity which is making a big difference in our community.



Commemorative GreenLayer Mesh Tech Performance Shirts

Get one while these sweet, comfy shirts while they last!

Our 2022 shirt is a short sleeved neon yellow colored mesh tech shirt from Greenlayer Sports.

The shirt comes in mens/womens and youth sizes.  Get one while supplies last.

Our race will benefit Nourish Lexington.  A portion of your race registration and 100% of additional donations made by participants will go to this charity to help them achieve their mission.

Nourish Lexington, a call-to-action collaboration between FoodChain, VisitLex, Keeneland and the Murry Family Foundation, was formed to prepare and distribute fresh, nutritious meals to anyone in need. Over 400,000 meals have been provided since April of 2020. 

This incredible team has worked together in the FoodChain Kitchen and beyond to alleviate hardship by providing meals for food insecure children and families that need immediate access to meals including hospitality industry families and vulnerable seniors in affordable housing complexes. 

Our host venue is historic Keeneland Race Course in southwest Lexington.

Founded By Horsemen

Keeneland is unique to the Thoroughbred industry. Only at Keeneland are world-class racing and industry-leading sales united under one mission-driven entity.

Today, Keeneland continues to be guided by its original mission, taking a leadership role in the industry to improve safety, promote integrity and strengthen the sport of racing.

A Global Leader in the Thoroughbred Industry

Keeneland is the world’s largest and most prominent Thoroughbred auction house and hosts world-class racing twice annually during its boutique Spring and Fall meetings. Owners, trainers, riders and fans from all over the world travel to Lexington each year to participate at Keeneland.

4201 Versailles Road
Lexington, KY US 40510
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