Event List for February, 2018
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|Event||Run/Walk for the Paws 5K 2018|
Registration fee and other registration information: $25 registration fee on or before March 19, 2018, $30 registration fee after March 19, 2018. Register by March 19, 2018 to be guaranteed your T-shirt and swag bag.
Registration packet pick up: Friday, April 6, 2018 from 4 - 7 p.m. at the St. Joseph Rec Center (2701 Southwest Parkway, St Joseph, MO 64507). Packets may also be picked up on race day from 8 - 8:50 a.m. at the race start location across from Bode Ice Arena. Packets include timing chip bib, T-Shirt, swagbag and other fun freebies (items not guaranteed to participants who register after March 19, 2018).
Race day schedule:
8 - 10:30 a.m. Local pet-related business/organization booths as well as a kid’s activity booth will be open.
8 - 8:50 a.m. Late registration and packet pick-up which includes timing chip bib, t-shirt, swagbag and other fun freebies (cannot guarantee these items to participants that register after March 19th).
9 a.m. 5K Walk/Run begins!
10 - 10:30 a.m. Awards
Race information: The race will start in the parking lot across the street from Bode Ice Arena (2500 Southwest Parkway, St Joseph, MO 64503). Parking will be available in the Phil Welch Stadium parking lots. This event is dog-friendly so we greatly encourage you to bring your dog(s) to join you for the race, provided they are friendly with people and other dogs and have updated rabies vaccinations. The race will be chip timed by RaceDay Timing Solutions with an official blow up start/finish line. The race course is handicap accessible and relatively flat, but does have a few areas of slight uphill incline (1 - 2 percent). Participants will run/walk from the parking lot across from Bode Ice Arena along the scenic Southwest Parkway trail to Bartlett Park, turn around at Bartlett Park and make their way back to Bode Ice Arena along the Southwest Parkway. There will be water, coffee, granola bars and bananas at the start/finish area. Volunteers will be handing out water to participants along the course during the race. Awards for first, second and third place for male and female participants in the following age groups will be given: 11 and under, 12 - 15; 16 - 19; 20 - 29; 30 - 39; 40 - 49; 50 - 59; 60+. Awards for first, second and third place dog finishers will be given as well! For more information about Friends of the St. Joseph Animal Shelter or to donate, please visit: www.petforu.com.
|Date||Saturday, April 07, 2018|
|Time||9:00 AM - 11:00 AM|
|Where||Across from Bode Ice Arena and Phil Welch Stadiums 2500 Southwest Parkway St. Joseph, MO 64503|
|Event||8th Annual 5K Run/Walk with the Huskies|
5K Run-Walk and FREE 1 mile accessible walk open to all ages and fitness levels. Activities begin at Phil Welch Stadium and travel along the Southwest Parkway in St. Joseph. The 1 mile Fun Walk & Roll is completely FREE! The registration cost of the 5K is $25 prior to April 18, 2018. Late registration after April 18, 2018 is $30. Chip timing provided for those wishing to enter competitively and be eligible for awards. In addition, there will be free children's activities including accessible games, music and healthy refreshments. Bring the family out and have some fun! Your participation will help support students ages 5 to 21 who live with significant developmental disabilities in St. Joseph and northwest Missouri.
|Date||Saturday, April 28, 2018|
|Time||9:30 AM - 11:30 AM|
|Where||Phil Welch Stadium|