Run For Sight 5K Presented by John E. Downing, M.D.

5K, Other, 1 Mile

Event Date

Mon, Sep 5, 2016


Bowling Green, KY


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27th Annual Run For Sight Presented by John E. Downing, M.D.

$20 $20 Closed

2 Mile Walk

$20 $20 Closed

1 Mile Bubble Run Presented by Chaney's Dairy Barn

$10 $10 Closed

About This Activity

This is a 5K run and 2-Mile walk event held annually on Labor Day.  The course starts at Covington Woods Park and is USATF certified.  The 5K runs through a beautiful residential neighborhood that is flat to slightly rolling.

The Bowling Green (KY) Noon Lions Club hosts the event and John E. Downing, M.D. is the presenting sponsor.

This event is the first leg in the bg3 Race Series.  Chip timing this year!

100% of the event's proceeds benefit children and adult eyesight conservation in Bowling Green and Warren County.

One-mile Kids Bubble Run!  For those 12 yrs. old and younger.  Run through hundreds of bubbles at the start & finish line.  To be held immediately after the run/walk events; starting at approx. 9:00 am.  Only $10 per child -- parents welcome to join in!  T-shirt guaranteed for the first 50 registrants.

Entry Fee: $20 by Nov. 1, 2015, $25 from Nov. 2, 2015 through July 25, 2016, $30 from July 26 through August 25, and $35 August 26 or later.  Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for the latest information and a special discount code, available for a very short time!

The race T-shirt will only be guaranteed for those who pre-register by Aug. 20. 

Race packets can be picked up on Sept. 4 from 5-7 pm at Covington Woods Park.  On-site registration will be accepted during that time.

Race-day walk-up registration cannot be accepted after 7:00 am.

Strollers, bicycles, roller blades, and pets are not allowed on the course.

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