The John Theissen Children's Foundation Freaky 5K

Sun October 17, 2021 Wantagh, NY 11793 US Directions

5k Wheelchair

8:30AM EDT

5K Run/Walk

8:30AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT

1/4 Mile Trick or Treat Trot

8:00AM EDT - 8:30AM EDT
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1881 Wantagh Ave
Wantagh, NY US 11793

Sunday, October 17 2021
Start Time: 8:00am (KIDS FUN RUN)
Start Time: 8:30am (5K Run/Walk)


"Flat and Fast" Start and Finish behind Family Fun Center at 1881 Wantagh Ave, Wantagh NY 11793


$20 Pre-register postmarked by October 12, 2021
$25 Day of race 6:00AM to 8:00AM

Fun Run: 1/4 Mile Trick or Trot
$10 for Children under 10


1881 Wantagh Avenue, Wantagh, NY 11793
Fri. 10/15 from 10am-9pm
Sat. 10/16 from 8am-2pm


Cash Prizes and Running Sculptures: Male and Female overall $100 for first place, $75 for second and $50 for Third. Top Overall Male and Female Masters $50 each Course Bonuses: $50 for the Top Male under 16 minutes and Top Female under 18 minutes Wheelchair Division: Top Overall.
Age Group: Quality, large medals to the top five finishers in each of the following: 10 & under 11-13,14-16,17-19, 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 plus!


Dress up in your Halloween costume to win prizes awarded in three categories, adults 18 and older, children 9 and under & 10-17 years old.


Top quality, long sleeve shirts will be given to the first 700 registrants. Plenty of post-race refreshments will be provided.


John Theissen
This race is directed by a runner. It will be organized as a race should be; on time, on an accurate course, with quality awards and you won’t have to wait around all day for awards and raffle prizes.

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