Pigskin Classic 5K

Sat November 26, 2022 Cleveland, OH 44113 US Directions
Events

5K Run

$30 10:00AM EST Price increases after November 25, 2022 at 9:00am EST

Virtual 5K

$35 10:00AM EST Registration ends November 26, 2022 at 10:15am EST
Place
Dive Bar
1214 W. 6th Street
Cleveland, OH US 44113
Description

A fast 5K race through downtown Cleveland to get you ready for the Big Game!  Come down for the race and stay for the post-race party at Dive Bar, where you will be able to watch THE Ohio State University take on Michigan, in one of the greatest rivalries in college football. 
You will receive a custom shirt - choose your team, either OSU or Michigan.  A free beer to help you re-hydrate after the race. Age group awards, and a CUSTOM FINISHER MEDAL. 
In addition, you can also register for the LONGEST THROW COMPETITION. All proceeds will benefit the OSU Alumni Scholarship Fund.

 

START TIME
8:30 a.m.- Packet Pick-Up and Race Day Registration opens inside the Dive Bar

9:15 a.m. - Longest Throw Competition -Male/Female Divisions

10:00 a.m.- 5K Race begins

12:00 p.m.- Ohio State vs. Michigan Game

 

RACE DAY PACKET PICK-UP & REGISTRATION
Dive Bar
1214 West 6th Street,
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

 

DISTANCE

5K (3.1 miles)

 

RACE REGISTRATION

Includes race entry, t-shirt, timing chip, entrance into the Watch Party and one FREE BEER (for those 21 and over).
All 5K participants will receive a CUSTOM FINISHER MEDAL!

 

EARLY REGISTRATION ($30.00) 

BEGINNING FRIDAY NOVEMBER 25 AT 9AM RACE DAY REGISTRATION FEE "Penalty - Delay of Registration" ($35.00)

Online Registration will remain open until the race begins 

All mailed entries must be received by Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Make checks payable to Hermes Sports & Events and mail entries to:

Hermes Sports and Events
2425 W.11th Street, Suite 2
Cleveland, Ohio 44113

 

5K AWARDS

Top 5 men and Top 5 women overall and three deep in the following age categories:

14& Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over

Top 5 Male and Female winners will be announced at Dive Bar following the race. All age group awards will be made available inside Dive Bar at the Awards Table.

 

WATCH PARTY

Party will be held at Dive Bar on West 6th Street following the race.

Cash bar will be available at the Watch Party

 

"THE LONGEST THROW COMPETITION"

Gear up for the big game by participating in an all seated throwing competition. At 9:15a.m., show off your strength and accuracy in the Longest Throw contest. Earn your spot in the Pigskin Classic Hall of Fame, and possibly take home an "Armchair Quarterback" trophy. All participants will be seated in a chair when throwing. 

 

VIRTUAL RUN

$35.00

Packets, which include the shirt and finisher medal, will be mailed after the race. 

 

REFUNDS AND TRANSFERS

Sorry, but all entries are non-refundable. Once we've received and processed your entry, you will not receive a refund, you may not give or sell your race number to another person, and entry fees are not transferable to the next year's race or any other race.

For more information, contact Hermes Sports & Events at (216) 623-9933

Race Shirts

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Finisher Medal
Paper Registration Form

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5k Course Map

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