Please note that the race has been rescheduled for Saturday, June 27 at 8:30 AM due to inclement weather.
United Way of the Bluegrass will be hosting its 4th annual 5K on the Runway at Blue Grass Airport on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 8:30 AM. Unique to any other race, the course takes place on an actual runway with aircraft as your scenery!
Strollers are welcome, but no scooters, skates, bikes, skateboards or pets will be permitted.
On-site registration available Friday, June 26 from 8 AM - 6 PM at the Lexington Herald-Leader or at the race site between 7-8 AM on Saturday.
- Standard – $30.00 per adult* through June 25 at 8:00 PM
- On-site - $35.00 per adult* - Friday, June 26 at the Lexington Herald-Leader and Saturday June 27 on-site
*Adult will be considered any participatnt age 15 or older. See below for pricing details on children 14 and under.
- Ages 5 and under – FREE (We ask that all participants, regardless of age, register. No giveaways with free registrations)
- Ages 6 thru 14 - $20.00 per child
- Youth shirts sizes S, M and L are available for children ages 6 & up this year!
Online registration will be available until Thursday, June 25 at 8:00 PM after this point, on-site registration will be required.
Refunds will not be issued due to inclement weather or in the case that you cannot paricipate in the race.
Lexington, KY US 40510
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To access the event, convenient parking will be available onsite adjacent to the secondary runway at Blue Grass Airport where the race will take place. Participants and spectators should enter the Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting Training Center on Versailles Road, just west of Keeneland. Follow the signs down Versailles Road, past Man O’ War and the entrance will be on your left. The address for GPS navigation is 4832 Versailles Road, Lexington KY 40510.
*** PLEASE NOTE: There will be no access through the airport’s main terminal or parking garage***
Please see below for course map.
Want a ride to the runway? Uber has a speical offer for all 5K on the Runway participants!
Get a reliable ride in minutes using the Uber app. Sign up with code RUNWAY15 for your first free ride, up to $20.* www.uber.com/app
*First time riders only. Not valid on Taxi. Expires 12/31/15