Eagle Mayday 8K and Fun Run

8K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sun, May 3, 2015


Dover, PA


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Running-8K - 8K Price - All Ages

$35 $40 Closed

Running-1 Mile - 1 Mile Fun Run - 12 & Under on Race Day

$15 $15 Closed

Running-1 Mile - 1 Mile Fun Run - 13 & Over on Race Day

$25 $30 Closed

About This Activity

The First Annual Eagle Mayday 8K and Fun Run takes place in the heart of the Dover Community on the high school track.  Join us as we celebrate community, fitness, and education during this family-friendly event for all ages.  This event benefits Greater Dover Area Dollars for Scholars, Inc but is open to anyone interested in challenging themselves with an 8K race or 1 Mile Fun Run.  GDADFS was established in 2002 and has since awarded over $200,000 to deserving high school seniors attending a 2 or 4 year university, college, or tech-school.  GDADFS runs soley on donations and with your support we can help our young people in discovering their educational dreams.

Event details and schedule

The Board of Greater Area Dollars for Scholars, Inc. is excited to announce the first annual Eagle Mayday 8K and fun run to be held May 3, 2015 in Dover, PA!  This race is to celebrate community while raising funds for scholarships for Dover Area High School seniors.


CHECK IN is 7:30am - 8:30am on the in-field.  Dover Renaissance will sing the National Anthem right before the race.  Race starts at 9am on the high school track with the 1 mile fun run directly to follow.  Babysitting will be provided on the in-field of the track for those interested.  The 8K starts on the track and crosses Canal to Intermediate Avenue to the access road between the Dover Intermediate and North Salem Elementary.  The course then cuts up to North Salem Church Road where the turnaround point will be at the intersection of North Salem Church Road and School House Road.  The race then goes back the way it came. 

All participants who register before April 11, 2015 are guaranteed to receive a t-shirt and 12&under fun run participants also get a medal.

Trophies will be awarded to the following beginning around 10:00am:
-Overall male/female top 3 finishers
-12 and under male/female
-14-18 male/female
-19-34 male/female
-35-44 male/female
-45 and over male/female
-Dover Area High School Winner male/female
-Dover Area Middle School Male/Female
-Elementary School overall winner for each - Dover, Weiglestown, Leib, and North Salem
-Dover Area School District Faculty/Staff male/female
-Dover Area Alumni male/female
-1 Mile fun run finisher's medal for 12 & under participants (all elementary school children)

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