BreyerFest Sulky Sprint 5K

Sun July 16, 2023


5K Run/Walk

8:00AM EDT - 10:00PM EDT

Kid's 1/4 Mile Dash

7:45AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT
Open to ages 8 and under.

Race Volunteer

6:30AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT



THURSDAY, JULY 13TH from 4:00-7:00PM
Fleet Feet Lexington at The Summit at Fritz Farm
Address:  4084 Finn Way Suite 140, Lexington, KY 40517
*** This is great for locals to SAVE $6 on your entry to the KY Horse Park on Saturday.
*** We encourage you to pickup packets for friends/family!

SATURDAY, JULY 15TH from 11:00AM-3:00PM
BreyerFest Entrance (Near KY Horse Park Visitor's Center)
Address:  4089 Iron Works Pkwy, Lexington, KY 40511
*** NOTE *** There is a $6.00/vehicle charge to enter the KY Horse Park no matter how long you plan to be in the park!

SUNDAY, JULY 16TH from 6:45-7:45AM   We will have limited race day PPU at the Alltech Arena mainly for out of towners coming in that day for the race.

Join us this summer, July 14-16, 2023, when we celebrate BreyerFest: Driving Forward!   For the 34th celebration of BreyerFest, which will be our second annual hybrid event, we will be showcasing the many versatile breeds that participate in all types of driving disciplines. From Miniature Horses to Morgans and Dutch Warmbloods to Drafts, Driving Forward is sure to have your favorite breed represented and showing off their driving skills.

Take some time and go for a run (or walk!) with us at the BreyerFest© Sulky Sprint 5K Run/Walk on Sunday morning July 16, 2023!  After the race, participants are invited to spend their afternoon seeing all the beautiful sights of the Kentucky Horse Park as part of Breyerfest© 2023!


  • Scenic out and back course on paved surfaces at the Kentucky Horse Park
  • Commemorative super soft race shirt
  • Finisher's medal for all 5K finishers
  • Great music and Free Race Photos
  • Chip Timing and Streaming Live Results
  • Overall & Age Group Awards (Top 6 Finishers in 5 Year Age Divisions)
  • Food, Fun & Fellowship

Can't make it out to the park? Run virtually! Run anywhere, upload your own results, and get your race swag in the mail!

All 5K (in-person and virtual) runners receive a race packet with fun Sulky Sprint-inspired goodies!

  • T-Shirts with a unique race logo to match the BreyerFest theme.
  • A race bib to mark the occasion and show off your competitive side 
  • A commemorative Finishers medal to celebrate your accomplishment.

NEW FOR 2023 --- Kid's 1/4 Mile Dash for children 8 and under.  Registration includes a commemorative race shirt and participation medal.

Note: Virtual registration will be limited to participants that have a valid United States shipping address.

2023 Race Photos - Thanks J.A. Laub Photography

All photos are free to download, share and enjoy!

2023 Finishers Medal - In-Person & Virtual 5K

RACE SWAG! Super soft District Made Poly/Cotton Race Shirts

Shirts are available in unisex sizes S, M, L, XL, 2XL & 3XL, women's sizes XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, youth sizes S, M & L.

Race Contact Info

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Overall Top Six Awards - ATP Power

Overall Awards

Our Top 6 finishers regardless of gender will receive the Breyer model ATP Power, Amberly Snyder’s Barrel Racing Horse, Traditional Scale.  Our overall awards are based on gun time so it is the first six finishers to cross the finish line.

Age Group Award --- Mahogany Bay Arabian Freedom Series

Age Group Awards

The top 6 finishers in the following age groups, regardless of gender, will each receive the Breyer Mahogany Bay Arabian Freedom Series.  Age group awards are based on chip time (Elapsed time from when runner crosses the starting line mat to when he/she crossed the finish mat).

Age Groups

1-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30--34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Charity Beneficiary - Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement

Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farms

A portion of proceeds will benefit Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement  (    Founded in 2003 by former Boston Globe film critic Michael Blowen, Old Friends is a Thoroughbred Retirement Facility in Georgetown, KY that now cares for more than 250 horses whose racing and breeding careers came to an end. A “living history museum of horse racing”, the farm attracts nearly 20,000 tourists annually that get up close and personal with such stars of the turf as 1997 Kentucky Derby winner Silver Charm, three-time Santa Anita Handicap victor Game on Dude, Belmont Stakes winners Birdstone, Touch Gold, and Sarava, and one-time Kentucky Derby contender Patch. By promoting these one-time celebrated horses through a campaign of education and tourism, Old Friends aims to draw attention to the need for widespread Thoroughbred aftercare. The farm is open to the public for tours Thursday - Sunday. Reservations are required. Book online at 


Course Map - 5K

Our BreyerFest Sulky Sprint 5K route will start and finish from the same location in the parking lot west of Alltech Arena.  The route is a 1.55 mile out and back configuration with 3 turns along the way.  There will be a water stop that runners will pass by twice.  The entire course is on paved roadway surface.  Total elevation of the course is 177 feet.

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