2nd Annual Beach City 5K Run & Walk Saturday, September 24, 2011 5K: 9:00 AM Kids Fun Run: 10:00 AM beachcity5k.blogspot.com Course Information The 2nd Annual Beach City 5K is the fastest, flattest, USATF Certified, records eligible course in Stark County and the Tuscarawas Valley. This is truly a course where runners have a good opportunity to set a personal record. The entire race route of the Beach City 5K takes place on paved surfaces. Because the race takes place in the early fall, runners can expect a cool, low-humidity running environment. Registration Information Online registration is available at beachcity5k.blogspot.com. Pre-registration will close at 6:00 PM on Friday, September 23rd. Cost for pre-registration is $15. Race day registration on Saturday, September 24th is $20. Race day registration and packet pick -up for pre-registered runners will begin at 7:00 AM at the park gazebo. The pre-race opening ceremony will begin at 8:45 AM with the 5K beginning at 9:00 AM. Registration for the Kids Fun Run is available race day only and will begin at 9:00 AM. Cost is $5 per child. The Kid Fun Run will begin at 10:00 AM. 5K runners and walkers pre-registered by Tuesday, September 20th are guaranteed a race t-shirt. Any extra shirts will be available first come-first serve to runners/walkers who register on the day of the race. Location The start and finish of the Beach City 5K will be at the Beach City Community Park, located at the intersection of State Routes 93 and 212 in the heart of Beach City, Ohio. Awards and Age Groups A cash award will be presented to any runner, both male & female, who sets the course record. The top three male and female age graded performances at the 2011 race will also receive cash awards donated by Legg Tree Farm. Beach City 5K course adviser Ron Legg will not be eligible for cash awards. Awards will be given to the top three overall male and female finishers. Awards will also be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in EACH of the following age groups: 9 & Under, 10-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49,50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over. A free entry for the 2012 Beach City 5K will be presented to those runners who set an age group record. The male and female winners of the Masters (40-49), Grand Masters (50-59), and Seniors (60 & Up) categories will also be recognized. The Blue Pride Trophy will be awarded to the top Fairless High School male and female runners. All children participating in the Kids Fun Run will receive a race ribbon. Other prizes donated by area businesses and organizations will also be presented to runners and walkers. Parking Convenient parking is located at the southern end of the Beach City Community Park. Race day volunteers will be present to assist with parking. Where Will The Race Proceeds Go? All proceeds from the Beach City 5K will benefit the Beach City CIC's efforts to improve the village park. Other Relevant Information Refreshments will be provided to all registered runners/walkers following the race.
Name:____________________________________ Sex:___________ Age (as of 9/24/11)__________ Address:__________________________________________________ Phone:_________________ City:_____________________________________ State:________________ Zip:______________ Email:__________________________________________ (for results & next yearâ€™s entry form) Shirt Size: S_____ M_____ L_____ XL_____ 2XL_____ Make checks payable to: Beach City CIC Mail to: Jim Gill PO Box 144 Beach City, Ohio 44608 Release: I have read this waiver and in consideration of your acceptance of this entry to the Beach City 5K Run, Walk, or Kids Fun Run, I do hereby, for myself, my heirs, executors, and administrators, waive and release and discharge the hosts of sponsors, or their respective agents, representatives, and employees, from all claims, demands, and rights of causes of action, present and future, whether known or anticipated, resulting from or arising out of, either directly or indirectly, my participation in this community run/walk event. I understand that I waive all rights and claims for any damages that I, my heirs or my assigns may have against the race sponsors or any and all organizations, private donors or lessors in any manner as a result of the above-mentioned event. I attest that I am physically fit and sufficiently trained for the completion of this race and fully understand the risks involved in this event. I also hereby grant full permission to use my photographs, video tapes, recordings or other record of this event for any legitimate purpose.
Signature:_______________________________________________ Date:____________________________________ Parent or Guardian (If registrant is under 18 years of age):__________________________________________________