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Run for Down Syndrome

May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join 2FGR and the Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio (DSACO) at the 2018 Run for Down Syndrome 10K, 5K and Kids 100 Meter Dash, on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Fiserv in Dublin, Ohio.

For the past 7 years, 2FGR has hosted this exceptional event, welcoming runners of all levels, families, friends and the DSACO community to Dublin, OH to support DSACO’s mission: to support families, promote community involvement and encourage a lifetime of opportunities for people with Down syndrome. Funds raised from the Run for Down Syndrome helps DSACO provide programs and services for 1,200 families in 23 Central Ohio counties.

The race will feature activities for kids, food and several vendors as part of the pre and post-race exhibition. Whether this is your first race, you are a seasoned runner or you want to show your support – please come out and join us for fantastic evening.

2FGR is a Dublin based running group whose mission is to promote community and healthy lifestyle. 2FGR meets at the Dublin Community Recreation Center for runs and/or workouts every weekday morning at 5:30 AM – anyone is welcome to join us (for more information about 2FGR please email jchinnock@wowway.com).

The Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio (DSACO) is an organization that supports families, promotes community involvement, and encourages a lifetime of opportunities for people with Down syndrome. For more information about DSACO or to make a donation, please visit www.dsaco.net.

Where, When, and How

Date: Thursday May 17, 2018

Location: Fiserv in Dublin, Ohio. CLICK HERE for a map.

We expect to have 1000 runners/guests at this event. Please plan to arrive early to allow time park and arrive safely at the event! Click HERE for a parking map.

Time: 6:00 pm Registration, 7:00 pm Kids Fun Run/Walk, 7:00 pm 5k/10K Run/Walk

Course Description: A relatively flat course, that starts with an open first half and continues through scenic Indian Run Meadows Park paved trail for a fast finish. The 10K will constist of 2 loops of the 5K course.

5K Course Map:

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10K Course Map: 2 Laps of the 5K Course

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Parking: Click Here to view the map.

Entry Fees:

  • 5k race timed
    • $28 through May 1
    • $33 after May 1
    • $38 on race day
  • 10k Timed
    • $38 through May 1
    • $43 after May 1
    • $48 on race day
  • Kids Fun Run/Walk (ages 10 and under)
    • $10 through May 1
    • $15 May 2 through race day

Note: Children under 13 may participate in the 5K and 10K, but must register as a 5K or 10K participate.  Note: Adults may not register for the Kids Fun Run, but may run with their children.

Donations can be made at:

https://app.etapestry.com/onlineforms/DownSyndromeAssociationofCent/donate.html

Awards:

Will be given to the top 3 male and female finishers

Participants receive a race t-shirt*, a finisher’s medal, photos, post-race food and beverages, and will be part of a fun atmosphere including exhibitor booths and fun stuff for children of all ages

How to Register: Click here to register now!

At the race site starting at 6:00pm

Timing:  This event will be chip timed.  All runners / walkers will receive a bib with a timing chip and an official race time.

Parking: Parking is available at FISERV 6000 Perimeter Drive; Dublin, OH 43017

Packet Pick Up: Early packet pickup will be available Saturday, May 12th through Wednesday, May 16th during normal business hours at Fleet Feet Sports (1270 E. Powell Road, Lewis Center, OH 43035). The phone number is 614-846-5625. You are more than welcome to pick up a friend’s bib; groups of more than 10, please email us first at info@premierraces.com. If you are picking up for someone other than yourself, we recommend that you bring their confirmation email, just in case.

Have Questions/Interested in sponsoring?

If you are interested in being a sponsor for this event or have questions, please contact:  jchinnock@wowway.com

 

Details

Date:
May 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm