Sunny Lake Park
Aurora, Ohio, 44202Get Directions
SAVE THE DATEFreedom Greyhound Rescue of Aurora & The City of Aurora Parks and Recreation Department invite the ‘WHOLE FAMILY” including the fur-kids to paw-ticipate on Saturday, May 20, 2017 in the
FREEDOM RUN 5K & 1.75 MUTT STRUT
Sunny Lake Park
885 Mennonite Rd., Aurora, OH 44202
5K Race/Mutt Strut: 8:30am
Suitability: Adult, kids, families, individuals, fur-kids!
Cost: $20 pre-reg. up to midnight 5/19/17
$25 day of race
$25 virtual runner*(see below)
Both online and mail in registration availableFeel free to bring your dog to participate in the 5K and/or Mutt Strut. Our greyhounds will be along the course cheering you on. All dogs must be current on vaccinations, friendly and leashed. Please no retractable leashes for the safety of all our runners and pets.*If you are unable to attend, you can do the virtual 5K run or 1.75 mile walk from anywhere! You will receive a t-shirt after the day of the race. Register on line at www.active.com. Search for Freedom Run 5K & Mutt Strut Aurora or click on the link above.
There will be awards for overall top female and male finisher, as well as top three finishers in each of the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60 and over. Also awards for top three dogs in the Mutt Strut!
Refreshments and drawings for gift baskets/gift cards after the race! To guarantee a 2017 T-shirt in your size, you must register by May 1st. AND pup packs for all participating dogs!
Same day registration and packet pick up will open at 7:30 am. Both races will start at 8:30 am near the E. Mennonite Road entrance to the park. The 5K participants will be running an out and back course while the Mutt Strut will continue along the 1.75 mile loop around the beautiful lake.
Pre-REGISTRATION NOW OPEN