5K Run - Please NOTE: Must Arrive By 7:00 AM
The Up and Running, Americana 5k Run/Walk is once again hosted by the Centerville Noon Optimist Club. ARRIVE BY 7AM. The race will start at 7:30am on July 4th at the Centerville High School Stadium on East Franklin Street, and follow the parade route down Franklin Street to just past Magsig Middle School, where the runners and walkers will turn around and head back to the high school. The race finishes with a lap around the track in the stadium. The race is chip timed and results will be available immediately at the race.
SAVE $10 by registering early! Registration is only $20 through June 30th. Register online by clicking the link below, or going directly to Speedy-feet.com. Registration forms may be downloaded and mailed to, or dropped off at, Up and Running at 6123 Far Hills Avenue Dayton, OH 45459. Registration forms sent via mail must be postmarked no later than June 27th. The registration fee includes a high quality moisture-wicking T-shirt to the first 1000 registrants and refreshments will be provided after the race.
Pre-Registration Packet Pick-Up will be July 2nd and 3rd from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Up and Running, 6123 Far Hills Avenue near Dorothy Lane Market in Washington Square. Late registration packet pick-up will also be available at this time. Late registration fee is $30 and will include a T-shirt if still available.
Day of Race registration will begin at 6:30am at the Centerville High School Stadium, cost $30 and will include a T-shirt if still available. Cash or Check-No Credit Cards
Parking on race morning is available at the stadium, which is located behind the high school. Due to the race and parade set up, Franklin Street will close promptly at 7am. You will not be allowed through to the high school on Franklin St. after 7:00am, no exceptions. The police department has notified us that there will be changes in security which are likely to cause delays. Please plan to arrive early!! Thank you for your understanding.
To ensure the safety of all participants, no cars will be permitted to exit on to Franklin Street after the race. The main exit of the high school will be closed. ALL vehicles will be directed to the exit at the rear of the parking lot, near the baseball field, on to Judson. Thank you for your cooperation.
Prizes will be awarded to the Top 3 overall Male and Female racers. Awards to Top 3 in each Age, Gender and Wheelchair category. Awards Ceremony at 8:30am at the Centerville High School Stadium or picked up at Up and Running the following day. Race Results will posted at speedy-feet.com.