Baby Jog & Family Fun Run 5K, 10K & 1-Mile Walk

Kettering, OH

About this Event

Come out and play at the Baby Jog & Family Fun Runs!

Baby Jog & Family Fun Run

5k Run, 10k Run, 1-mile Run/Walk

Kids Fun Runs & Run Clinic

Kettering Recreation Complex

Saturday May 2, 2015

Come out and play at the Baby Jog & Family Fun Runs! Fun for the whole family, this event has something for everyone! Compete for awesome prizes in the 5k or 10k road race (para-athletes and strollers welcome), stroll the beautiful Kettering Recreation Complex in the 1-mile walk, or cheer your little one in the kid’s fun run. You can also learn more about kids running at our clinic, get family pictures in our photo booth, enter the “Decorate your Stroller” contest, and enjoy fabulous food and drink (gluten free and vegan too) at our post race party. Plus there are kids activities, an expo, and gently used items for mothers and children for sale! Whether you’re a kid or just a kid at heart, you want to be there!

Registration is required for the 5k, 10k and 1-mile walk; all registered participants receive a performance race tee, family goodie bag, entrance to the post race party and door prize drawing, happy finish aromatherapy towel, and in-race photos. The kids run and clinic, photo booth, expo, and kids activities are free.

Highlights

  • Fun for the Whole Family!
  • Expo & Gently Used Items for Mothers & Kids Sale!
  • FREE Kids Fun Runs & Kids Run Clinic!
  • FREE Post Race Party with Kids Activities, Food & Music!
  • FREE Photo Booth & Decorate Your Stroller Contest!
  • FREE Aromatherapy Happy Finish Towel!
  • Overall, Master, Grand-Master & Age Group Awards!
  • Awards for fastest Baby Jogger in the 5k & 10k!
  • Part of the Gem City 10k Championship Series!

Tentative Schedule

  • 7:45am-9:45am: Packet Pick-up and Race Day Registration
  • 9:45am: Stroller & Costume Contest
  • 10:00am: 10k Start
  • 10:15am: 5K & 1-mile Start
  • 11:15am: FREE Kids Run Clinic
  • 11:30am: FREE Kids Fun Runs (25m-400m; ALL Ages Welcome!)
  • 11:30pm: 5k & 10k Timing Ends
  • 12:00pm: Awards Presentation (you must be present to pick-up your award)

Race Course: Paved paths & roads around the Kettering Recreation Complex and the City of Kettering

Timing, Strollers & Pets: The 5k and 10k run races will be chip timed by Key Sports. The 1-mile fun run / walk will not be timed. 10k participants will have 1h45min to complete their event, 5k and 1-mile participants will have 1h30min to complete their event. All race timing ends at 11:45am. Strollers are welcome, but pets are not welcome. Assistance dogs are welcome at the race and post race party.

FREE Kids Run Clinic & Kids Fun Runs: We will be hosting FREE kids fun runs and a FREE kids run clinic. The fun runs will be on short (approximately 25m-400m) and all ages are welcome! Ribbons will be given to all kids who participate; these fun runs will not be timed. The kids run clinic is for parents (and kids) who want to get their kids more involved in the sport of running. A local running expert will address some of the following topics: age graded training, safety, gear, and other topics related to kids running. All ages welcome!

T-shirts: We will be offering adult men’s and women’s size/cut performance shirts with your entry. Please register before April 19th to be guaranteed a shirt.

Para-athletes Welcome: On site we will have handicapped accessible restrooms and parking. Registration inside the Kettering Recreation Complex, which is handicap accessible. The course will be on roads and paths in Kettering. We offer a free entry to any visually impaired guide and free race shirt. Contact Mick at mick@zoomracingusa.com or 937-572-5018 for guide’s free entry. Awards will be presented in the following categories: Wheelchair Athletes, Visually Impaired Athletes, and Mobility Impaired Athletes. Please contact us for additional accommodations or questions at mick@zoomracingusa.com

Decorate Your Stroller & Costume Contest: Racing is more fun in a costume! So, decorate your stroller, dress up, and express your self! The best costume and decorated stroller will win prizes. The stroller & costume contest will be at 9:45am.

Race Photos & Photo Booth: Hayd & Izzy Photography will be on hand to get your race pictures! We will also have a FREE photo booth where you can get pictures with family and friends. Come prepared to smile!

10K Run Pricing

  • Early Bird Pricing is from January 1 to January 31 for $27.00
  • Regular Pricing is from February 1 to April 12 for $32.00
  • Late Registration Pricing is from April 13 to April 30, including Race Day, for $37.00
  • Online Registration Closes at noon on April 30h.
  • There will be Race Day Registration on May 2nd starting at 7:45am at the Kettering Recreation Complex.
  • If you register after April 19th, you will not be guaranteed a race t-shirt.

5K Run Pricing

  • Early Bird Pricing is from January 1 to January 31 for $22.00
  • Regular Pricing is from February 1 to April 12 for $27.00
  • Late Registration Pricing is from April 13 to April 30, including Race Day, for $32.00
  • Online Registration Closes at noon on April 30h.
  • There will be Race Day Registration on May 2nd starting at 7:45am at the Kettering Recreation Complex.
  • If you register after April 19th, you will not be guaranteed a race t-shirt.

1-Mile Run/Walk Pricing

  • Kids under 12 are FREE, but they do not get a race t-shirt.
  • Early Bird Pricing is from January 1 to January 31 for $10.00
  • Regular Pricing is from February 1 to April 12 $15.00
  • Late Registration Pricing is from April 13 to April 30, including Race Day, for $20.00
  • Online Registration Closes at noon on April 30h.
  • There will be Race Day Registration on May 2nd starting at 7:45am at the Kettering Recreation Complex.
  • If you register after April 19th, you will not be guaranteed a race t-shirt.

5k & 10k Awards & Prizes

  • Male and Female Winner
  • Male & Female Master (Age 40+), Grand-master (Age 50+), Senior Master (Age 60+)
  • Male & Female Age Group Winners (under 13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+)
  • Overall Winner in each of the following Para-athlete Award Categories: Wheelchair Athletes, Visually Impaired Athletes, and Mobility Impaired Athletes
  • Fastest Baby Jogger: First runner to cross the finish line pushing a baby jogger or similar device with at least one passenger.

Directions to Kettering Recreation Complex - 2900 Glengarry Dr., Kettering, OH 45420

QUESTIONS: Please contact Zoom Multisport Racing for additional accommodations or questions at mick@zoomracingusa.com or 937-572-5018

When

May 2, 2015

Saturday, 10:00 AM

Event Schedule

Where

Kettering, OH

Kettering Recreation Center

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