Fleet Feet Sports, Schererville location, in partnership with T & H Timing is sponsoring a cross country 5K and 10K running event through the trails of Lemon Lake County Park with proceeds benefitting Cedar Lake Boys & Girls Club, part of Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana. Depending upon weather, the event’s name “Run Dirty” indicates participants may get a little dirty running through the course trails – so runners should plan accordingly!
The race will take place on Sunday, August 7, 2011 at 8:00 AM CST. Check in and late registration will be held from 6:45 – 7:45 AM at Lemon Lake County Park, 6322 West 133rd Avenue in Crown Point, Indiana. For those who wish to register before the race can do so by visiting www.thtiming.com. Registration before July 22, 2011 is $25, all registrations received after this date is $30 per participant. Registration includes the $5 Lemon Lake parking fee.
Top quality technical race t-shirts are guaranteed to all runners pre-registered before July 22, 2011. All registered entrants will be entered to win one of two pairs of Saucony shoes and several other items. Raffles will be held after the awards ceremony on race day. The 10K awards will be presented to top overall male and female finishers, male and female masters, and top three finishers in pre-designated age groups. Awards for the 5K race will be presented to children only for the following: top overall male and female, and top three finishers in pre-designated age groups.
Computerized chip timing is proved by T & H Timing. This includes split times at every mile and water stations on the course. Refreshments and post race snacks are provided by Pepsi and Strack & Van Tils. Plan on running, getting a little dirty, and supporting the after-school and summer activities for children at the Cedar Lake Boys & Girls Club!
BGCNWI was founded in 1954 in Gary, Indiana. BGCNWI operates six Club sites in six cities throughout Lake County Indiana serving more than 7,000 youth ages 6 to 18 years. BGCNWI provide Club programs that promote and enhance the positive development of boys & girls. Our core beliefs of the organization is to provide youth with a safe place to learn and grow, teach youth to develop interpersonal relationships, to provide youth with life-enhancing programs and character and development experiences. Visit at www.bgcnwi.org.
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