5k Trail Run & Kids 100m Dash Join us Saturday, Aug. 5 at 9:30am for the Dresden Melon Festival 5k Trail Run and kids 100m Dash located at the Village of Dresden River Park Boat Ramp The Melon Festival 5k features a scenic trail run with portions of the race traveling along the beautiful Muskingum river and winding through mostly wooded trails. The race will start and finish at the Village of Dresden river park boat ramp located just below Tri-Valley High school. Water will be provided during and after the race. Mile markers will be provided and times will be given at each mile with Computerized timing being at the finish line. The melon festival course may be the best marked course you’ve ever been on, as it is impossible to get lost! So, come enjoy a great race and a fun filled day Proceeds raised at this event will support -The Friends of the Dresden Parks Incorporated to support area parks and events.
WHEN & WHERE: Saturday August 5th at 9:30am Village of Dresden River Park boat ramp - located just below Tri-Valley High school
AWARDS: Awards will be issued to the Top Three Overall Finishers and in each of the following age categories: 12-under, 13-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+ Walkers are welcome!
RACE RESULTS: Results will be published on our website at www.muskingummultisports.com
EARLY PACKET PICK-UP & RACE DAY REGISTRATION: Race Day registration and Packet pick-up will be located at the Village of Dresden River Park boat ramp located just below Tri-Valley high school - Starting at 8:00am
RACE PACKETS & FINISHLINE PERKS: Your Race packet will include a T-shirt with the official race logo, finish line food and beverage. Early sign up is encouraged as this allows the race director to prepare for the number of participants and ensures shirt availability to all. Extra T-shirts will be first come first serve on race day.
REGISTRATION: 1) Register online: Click link Above 2) Print or Pick up a registration form at MRC then drop-off or mail the entry form to: The Friends of the Dresden Parks Inc., Attn: Melon Festival 5k, P.O. Box 732 Dresden, OH, 43821 3) Register on race day or pick up your race packet starting at 8:00 am. *Packet pick-up will be at the Village of Dresden Boat Ramp located just below Tri-Valley High School
ENTRY FEES: (non-refundable) Through July 30th – $20 From July 31st to race day -$25 (Late Entry) Kids 100m Dash - Free
RACE CONTACT: For any questions please contact Race Director Ronnie Crozier @ (740) 624-5242