ROCKIN' ROSSFORD 10K & 5K, presented by Mercy Health (Draft)

Sat October 23, 2021 Rossford, OH 43460 US Directions
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ROCKIN' ROSSFORD 10K

$30 7:45AM EDT - 9:30AM EDT Price increases after July 16, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
A POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE

ROCKIN' ROSSFORD 5K

$30 7:30AM EDT - 8:45AM EDT Registration closes on July 16, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT and re-opens on July 17, 2021 at 12:00am EDT
DO IT FOR LOVED ONES

1 MILE MEMORIAL WALK

$20 8:00AM EDT - 9:45AM EDT Price increases after July 16, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE

VIRTUAL 10K

$30 Registration ends October 22, 2021 at 6:42pm EDT
SOBRIETY ROCKS

VIRTUAL 5K

$30 Registration ends October 22, 2021 at 6:42pm EDT
TEACH THE CHILDREN WELL

FREE KIDS RUN

$0 9:30AM EDT - 9:45AM EDT Registration ends October 23, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
Description

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23rd

Presented by Mercy Health

Since 2001 we’ve been part of the solution to prevent all forms of substance abuse by promoting a lifestyle of fitness and health for all those affected by addiction. This event is the annual celebration of providing the community with substance abuse alternatives, awareness, prevention and treatment. Rockin’ Rossford 10K & 5K, presented by Mercy Health, is the final race in the Run the 419 Grand Prix Series.

Early Packet Pick-Up

Thursday (race week)
Location: Dave's Running Shop - Sylvania
Time: Noon - 6:30pm

Friday (race week)
Location: Dave's Running Shop - Sylvania
Time: Noon - 6:30pm

Race Day Schedule

7:30 am - 5K begins
7:45 am - 10K begins

Awards

Awards will be given to the top 3 in each 5 year age group for both the 5K and 10K. Overall awards and Masters Awards will be 3 deep. 

Overall
Top 3 Male & Female Finishers — 10k & 5k
Overall Male & Female Masters — 10k & 5k

Age Groups 10k (3 deep)
9-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Age Group 5k (3 deep)
9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+

Course Time Limits

5k = 1 hour
10k = 1.5 hours

Please register for the event that allows you to complete within your ability and the time limits offered to us by our event permits.

WHAT YOU GET
  • Long Sleeve Hoodie (guaranteed thru 10/7)
  • Unique, Scenic Course
  • Live Rock-n-Roll on Course (you can leave your headphones at home for this race)
  • Commemorative Finisher Medals
  • Refreshments
  • Custom Awards
  • Online Results
  • Free Photographs
  • Participant Photo Upload Access
  • Finish Line Video
  • Downloadable Finisher Certificate
  • + More
PACKET PICKUP

Packet Pickup information will be published in advance of the event. Check your email during race week for details.

Sponsors
SAFETY OUTLINE

Through coordination with the City of Rossford and the Wood County Health Department, we're implementing safety procedures to allow for running in person.

We will be running the Racing for Recovery 10K & 5K events this year using wave starts. Confirm your registration by visiting your runsignup.com/profile and managing the registration for this event.

You are encouraged to carry your own hydration, as no water stops will be on the 5K course and one on the 10K course.

Face masks will be required to be worn over mouth and nose during all non-competition times — including at packet pickup, before the race, in corrals, and immediately after the race. If you do not feel comfortable following these guidelines, please refrain from attending.

Are you ready to race or volunteer to support the Racing for Recovery again? We're ready to welcome you to a safe and enjoyable environment in Downtown Rossford.

Our permits are in place, we have approval, and we are planning to run this year's Racing for Recovery 10K & 5K in person, as safely as possible. Registrants will be required to follow all of the event guidelines, without exception, in order to participate. Deferral and/or refund options are available prior to race day. Any failure to follow set rules during event will result in disqualification and removal from the event without a refund — no exceptions.

As we near the race date, we are prepared to react to any changing requirements from our local health department, or city and state officials.

PRE-RACE

  • Communicate Safety Procedures
  • Flexible Registration Options
  • Screening & Declaration (to be completed at packet pickup)
  • Multi-day Outdoor Packet Pickup (face covering required)
  • 1,200 Person Field Limit (600 per event)

RACE DAY

  • No Registration
  • Face Coverings (no exceptions)
    • Staff, Volunteers
    • Runners Pre/Post Race, Start Corrals, After Finishing
  • Social Distancing (self & physical barriers)
  • Sanitization
  • Staggered Wave Start
  • No Spectators at Start/Finish Line

START LINE

  • Wave Starts (60 seconds apart/maximum 125 per wave)
  • Separated, Safe Staging Zone
  • No Anthem, or Announcements
  • 6ft Self-spacing of Participants
  • Face Coverings Worn Until Crossing Mat Onto Course

COURSE

  • Runners Encouraged to Carry Own Hydration
  • No Aid Stations/Water Stops on 5K
  • Self-recycling / No Littering
  • Face Covers Optional

FINISH LINE & POST RACE

  • No Post-race Ceremonies
  • Runners Must Exit Finish Area Immediately
  • Results Published Live Online
  • Individually Packaged Refreshments & Bottled Water Available Exiting Finish Area
  • Face Covering Required Until Off Site
Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Race Website
Place
651 Superior St
Rossford, OH US 43460
REGISTRATION POLICY

We know that unexpected things happen that may change your ability to attend a race, so we make it easy for registered participants to manage their entry with multiple options. Your chosen option must be initiated and approved 14 days prior to race day of the event for which you’re registered.

  1. Transfer your existing entry to any qualifying Run Toledo owned, or managed event in the same calendar year. Contact us directly to support this process.

  2. Defer your new entry to the same event in the following calendar year. Contact us directly to support this process.

  3. Recoup your entry fee by transferring your race bib to another person who hasn’t signed up yet. The process is easily managed through your personal runsignup.com/profile. Learn how: Video Tutorial

Refund Policy — Should an in-person event be cancelled and the transfer or defer options are not suitable for any reason, registrants may request a refund of 75% of their entry fee.

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