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2014 Firecracker 5k and 1-Mile Fun Run
About This Event: The Firecracker 5k is more than just a run. It’s an event that supports youth development, healhty living, and social responsibility for children, adults, and families in our community. There is a 5K run/walk and a 1-mile fun run and stroller derby for parents and kids. The 5k is a timed event. Timing by Rip & Tear Racing.
Stroller Derby/Fun Run: Decorate yourself or your stroller to look like the 4th of July and enjoy a 1-mile fun run/stroller derby. Creativity counts! Some will win prizes! Every child will receive a ribbon.
Registration: Available in person at the Ashtabula County Family YMCA or online at www.raceit.com.
Fees: Stroller Derby/Fun Run: $15/person or $45/family
Individuals 13 years old or younger: $15
Individuals 14 years old and up: $20
Families (Household couple and dependent children only): $65
All Race Day Registrations are $25 per person regardless of age or category.
Event Location: Ashtabula County YMCA, 263 W Prospect Rd, Ashtabula, OH, 44004 Phone: (440) 997-5321
Packet Pick-Up: Packet pick up and race day registration will be available from 7:30-8:45 am on race day, July 4, 2014. All race day registrations will be $25 per person. Race begins at 9:00am, fun run/stroller derby at 10:00am.
Shirts: All participants will receive a shirt while supplies last. Only those registered by June 20th will be guaranteed a shirt.
Awards: Presented to the top 3 males overall, top 3 females overall, and the top 3 males and females in each age group: 13 & under, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 and up.
50/50 Drawing: Tickets for the 50/50 drawing will be available at the front desk prior to the event, during the event, and the drawing will be held at the awards ceremony after the race.
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