20th Annual Shepherd's House Run For Recovery

Sat July 27, 2019 Lexington, KY US 40510 Directions

Race Venue

  1. Where will be the race be held?  At Keeneland Race Course at 4201 Versailles Rd, Lexington, KY 40510.  The Start/Finish line will be near Barn 3.
  2. What time does the race start?  The 5K race start time is 8:00 am. The "1 Miler" Fun Walk participants should line up behind the 5K participants and simply follow the 5K pack.  The "1 Miler" shares the first half of the 5K course. Please note that the "1 Miler" course is slightly longer than 1 mile.
  3. What time should I arrive?  Please arrive at least one hour before the race start time.
  4. Where will I park?  Parking is available in the main parking areas near Gate 2 at Keeneland.  You may enter the grounds through Gate 1 at Man-O-War and Versailles Rd until 7:45 am. Gate 2 will be open at all times on race day.
  5. How should I exit?  Gate 2 will be open at all times on race day, so please be cautious of runners on Old Clubhouse Lane if you leave before the 5K course is clear.  Gate 1 at Man-O-War and Versailles Rd will be closed between 7:45 am and until the section of the 5K course on Keeneland Blvd is clear at approximately 8:45 am.


Race Registration

  1. When does online registration close?  Online registration will remain open through race morning.  Please register before coming to the race!
  2. Can I register on race day?  Yes! Race day registration will be available for an increased fee over pre-registration fees. Cash and checks only will be accepted onsite on race day.
  3. What do I get for my registration fee? Your registration fee includes your race bib with timing chip and a race t-shirt.
  4. Is there a benefiting charity?  Yes, all proceeds benefit Shepherd's House
  5. Can I get a refund of my registration fee? Sorry. registration fees go to the benefiting charity and are non-refundable.


Race Participation

  1. When can I get my race t-shirt and race number?  The two pre-race day packet pickup sessions will be held at the Shepherd's House at 635 Maxwelton Ct, Lexington, KY  40508.
    • Thursday, July 25th from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at Shepherd's House
    • Friday, July 26th from 2:00 to 7:00 pm at Shepherd's House
    • On race day starting at 7:00 am at the race site.
  2. Can I view a course map?  Yes. Click here to view the course map.
  3. Is the course totally on hard surfaces?  Yes! The course is the paved roads at Keeneland.
  4. Is the course suitable for strollers?  Yes. Pushing a stroller on this course is possible. Please start in the back of the race pack.
  5. Can I walk the race?  Yes! Walkers are welcome.
  6. Can I bring my dog?  Yes! Dogs on a fixed length leash are welcome. No retractable leashes please as they create a trip hazard.

Race Timing/Awards/Results

  1. Will the race be timed?  Yes! The race will be timed by 3 Way Racing.
  2. Will awards be presented after the race?  Yes! Awards for the top 3 male and female finishers will be presented as soon as possible after the race. There will also  be awards for the top 3 male and female finishers in the following age based divisions: 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 & over.
  3. Can I find my finish time online?  Yes! Please click here to view the race results.