Resolve to do the Resolution Run!
BEAVERCREEK— Fresh on the heels of their outstanding showing at the state meet, Beavercreek cross country is asking you to run, jog and walk with them at this year’s 28th Resolution Run, which begins at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31.
The lighted 5K (3.1 mile) course begins at Beavercreek High School, 2660 Dayton-Xenia Road, and winds through the residential area next to and behind the high school. Participants finish with almost a full lap on the Beavercreek High School track.
There will also be Kids’ Race of Champions starting at 7 p.m. for 6 and under (250 meters or a little more than a ½ lap around the Beavercreek High School track); 7:15 p.m. for 7 to 12 years old (1/2 mile).
The Beavercreek Cross Country Parents’ Association hosts the Resolution Run, which is the biggest fundraiser for the Beavercreek High School cross country team.
Register at http://www.speedy-feet.com/race-entry.php?id=927 or download a mail-in registration from the site. Registrations by mail must be received by Thursday, Dec. 26. Register online at www.speedy-feet.com through Saturday, Dec. 28. Fee is $25 with a long sleeve technical shirt or $20 with no shirt.
Registration on the day of the race, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., will be $28. Technical shirts are available to the first 800 registrants. Kids’ races are $10 with a T-shirt. Race packets can be picked up 6 to 7:30 p.m. on race day at Beavercreek High School.
There will be 14 age divisions, ranging from 14 and younger to 80 and older. Awards will be presented to the top three in each division plus a special award to the overall top female and male.
Before and during the race, there will be a cash and carry silent auction with many fantastic items up for bid from local businesses and supporters of the run
The Resolution Run draws participants from the Miami Valley, Ohio and other states, and is sanctioned by USA Track & Field, the national governing body for track and field, long-distance running and race walking in the United States. This year’s sponsors sponsors include Premier Health, K4 Architecture, Earth Fare, RunnersPlus, Infoscitex, TCA Graphics, Jon R. Ewig, DDS, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and Greene County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
For more information email race director Clem Boyd at email@example.com.