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Newtown 5K


Sat August 12 2017
Location: Newtown, OH US 45244 Directions
Type: Run Only, Walk Only
Events
Event Time Price Details
5K Run
Time
8:30AM EDT
N/A
5K Walk
Time
8:30AM EDT
N/A
Place
3130 Newtown Rd
Newtown, OH US 45244
Description

35th Annual Newtown 5K

Saturday, August 12, 2017 8:30 am

Newtown, OH

Please join us for the 35th Annual Newtown 5K! Please bring a canned-good or non-perishable item to help stock the food pantry at IPM (Inter-Parish Ministries). Thanks!

Register by August 1, 2017 and get a free t-shirt included with your registration. After August 1, 2017, shirts are optional and available for $10 while supplies last. 

Location:

Moundview Park, 3130 Newtown Road, Newtown, OH.

Organized by St. John Fisher Church and the Newtown Civic League

Course:

3.1 miles over residential streets. Relatively flat. Splits at every mile. First aid and water on the course. Begins and ends at Moundview Park. Scroll down for course map.

Divisions:

Male and female runners divisions for the following age groups: 10 & under, 11-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over.

Male and female walkers divisions for the following age groups: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 and over. Walkers will have a separate start. Note: If you sign up as a walker, you must start with the walkers and you must walk the entire distance (No running allowed).

Corporate Team Competition:

A separate award will be given for corporate team competition. A corporate team sponsorship of $175 will cover a maximum of seven runners.

New for 2017 - School Team Competition:

Represent your school. Top 5 finishers will score. Based on Total Team time.

Awards:

Awards to the top 3 finishers in all divisions. Special awards to overall male and female runner and walker, and first Newtown male and female runner and walker.

Awards will also be given for the Corporate team competition and the School Team Competition.

Awards Ceremony: 

Awards Ceremony after the race.

Results:

Race Results: Results will be posted online at www.Runningtime.net (here) following the race.

Chip Timing:

This year's race will be chip timed with Ipico shoe tags (chips). All Times will be read electronically. You do not have to have a tag to participate but you must have a tag to receive a time. To receive a time, you must attach shoe tag to your shoe. Click here to see photo of properly attached shoe tag. No tag, no time! Shoe tags will be distributed on race-day only. Tags are re-useable and will be collected at the finish line. If you are given a tag, you must agree to return it for re-use.

Youthland Academy Kids Fun Run:

FUN RUN FOR KIDS Race will be after the 5K Run. Free of charge with ribbons to all participants

Pre-Registration Cost:

Pre-registration is $25. This includes a free commemorative T-shirt through August 1, 2017. After August 1, 2017, the cost for race participation is $25 and T-shirt is $10 extra. A corporate team sponsorship of $175 will cover a maximum of 7 runners including t-shirts.

Late/Race Day Registration Cost:

Late online registration will be available from Thursday through Friday at 7:00 pm for $30.

T-Shirts:

Race t-shirts are free with early registration by 8/1/17. After 8/1/17, Shirts will be optional and $10 extra

Register Online:

Online pre-registration available through Wednesday, August 9, 2017.

Late online registration will be available from Thursday through Friday at 7:00 pm for $30.

Register by Mail:

Print PDF Flyer Registration Form, complete and mail. Postmark by Monday, August 7, 2017.

Late Registration and Packet Pickup:

At Buckeye Running Company, 8460 Beechmont Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45255

Thursday, August 10, 2017, Hours: 10:30-7

Friday, August 11, 2017 Hours: 10:30-7

Race day fees apply.

Register on Race-Day:

Registration/Number Pickup begins at 7:00 am at Moundview Park.

***** NO REFUNDS*****

Directions:

Moundview Park, 45244: Route 50 or Route 32 to South on Church/Newtown Road, park at St. John Fisher on the right. Beechmont/Route 125 to North on Five Mile to Left on Clough to Right on Newtown Road, park at Moundview park on right.

Parking:

Road leading to the park will be closed at 8:15 a.m. Plan accordingly. Park at St. John Fisher Church

Parking at the race venue is limited. We encourage you to park at St. John Fisher Church if you can.

Google:

3130 Newtown Rd Cincinnati, OH 45244 to get directions from your location.

Coordinates: 

39.115585, -84.363807

Donations:

Once again, we will be collecting canned goods for Inter Parish Ministries in Newtown.

Chip Timing

This year's race will be professionally chip timed by Running Time Race Services with Ipico shoe tags. All Times will be read electronically. You do not have to have a tag to participate but you must have a tag to receive a time. To receive a time, you must properly attach shoe tag to your shoe. No tag, no time! Shoe tags will be distributed on race-day only. Tags are re-useable and will be collected at the finish line. If you are given a tag, you must agree to return it for reuse. Check out the video to see how to properly attach your timing chip.

Printable Race Flyer/Registration Form

If you prefer to mail your registration, please send completed registration form along with payment. Postmark by Monday, August 7, 2017 to make sure that we get it in time. 

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

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Dynamic Course Map via USATF

Or: Print the PDF version

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

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