5K on the Runway returns | Sports & Recreation
The YMCA of Southwestern Indiana will be hosting the 5K on the Runway and Family Fun Day sponsored by St. Mary's on Saturday, May 11 at 8:00 am at Tri-State Aero. This exciting spring event will allow participants to run or walk on the actual runway. The Y will provide childcare for registered participants while they race.
Free Family Fun activities will include airplane, firetruck and ambulance displays, plane rides (weather permitting), inflatables, refreshments and more. These are free and open to the public (no registration necessary) from 9 am to noon.
First Place trophies will be awarded to the overall male and female runners, overall male and female walkers and wheelchair event winners. Age group trophies will be awarded to the top three participants in the male and female age groups after taking out overall winners, All fully paid participants will receive a commemorative shirt. Walking awards will be given to the top three male and female walkers.
Race entry fees are $20 prior to May 4 and $25 after May 4. All proceeds will benefit YMCA youth programs in our community. For more information, or to register, go to www.ymcaswin.org