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Up, Up, and Away 5K


Sat August 12 2017
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Location: Findlay, OH US 45840 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Events
Event Time Price Details
5K
Time
8:00AM EDT
Price
$15
Price increases July 31, 2017 at 11:59pm EDT
Place
Emory Adams Park 1827 South Blanchard Street
Findlay, OH US 45840
Description

Up Up and Away is Presented by the Findlay Striders. The UUA is a Northwest Ohio classic race! 2017 is our 15th year!!!! This event is held in conjunction with the Findlay Flag City Balloon Fest (Hot Air Balloons) and every dollar raised goes directly to Hancock County Special Olympics. Many participants come for the race and stay for the Balloon Fest. As always, our staging area will be on the South Side of Emory Adams Park in Findlay, OH (off 6th street) near the baseball diamonds. Our race course is flat and fast! A PERFECT opportunity to check your fitness progress for a fall marathon or tune up for Cross Country season. Our race course is certified, and chip timing will be utilized. We continue to start at 8:00 in the morning to "beat the heat" that is sure to come!

New this year, participants 21 years of age and older will receive 1 complimentary drink ticket to the beer garden being hosted by Cancer Patient Services.

For the safety of all participants, no pets, rollerblades, or bicycles will be permitted on the course. All registrations are non-refundable and non transferable.

 

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Awards

Overall Male & Female, Masters Male & Female (40 and over)

Age Group Awards: 3 Deep Male & Female 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over.

There will be no duplication of awards.

We are offering a $100.00 cash award for new course records. Current records are held by Evan Gaynor 15:10 (2015) and Emily Avers 18:45 (2010).