RK-5K The Twilight Race at Rolex Kentucky

1 Mile

Event Date

Fri, Apr 28, 2017


Lexington, KY

About This Activity

Join us for the 2nd Annual RK-5K, The Twilight Run at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event on Friday, April 28, 2017 at 6:30pm at the Rolex Stadium on the grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park.

The race will feature a chip timed/competitive 5K run and an untimed 1 Mile fun run/walk.  All 5K & 1 Mile participants will receive a commemorative RK-5K technical T-shirt and kids (under 12) participating in the fun run/walk will receive a finishers medal.  DJ, Overall & Age Group Awards (5K), Raffle and a beautiful race course. Sign up by April 19th to ensure you get a commemorative shirt!

Runners/walkers with strollers and dogs on a leash are welcomed to join in the fun.  We just ask that both groups start toward the back at the beginning of the race.

Onsite registration and packet pickup is available at Rolex Stadium on Friday, 4/28 beginning at 4:00pm.  Runners will be able to park in the Visitors Center Parking Lot and gain access into the park without RK3DE credentials after 4:00pm.  The RK-5K will begin at 6:30pm and the 1.2 Mile Fun Run/Walk at 6:35pm.

Runners and walker in the race (or those signing up onsite) will be provided free park access after 4:00pm on Friday, April 28th.  You do not need to purchase a Rolex Kentucky Friday Pass in order to participate.

Packet pickup will be Thursday, 04/28 from 4-7pm at a location TBA and on race night, Friday 4/28 from 4-6:30pm at Rolex Arena (NW corner).

PROPOSED 5K ROUTE http://www.runningahead.com/logs/c6cd82ac21d648679012933cf290f95a/courses/e4f5e29ebfbd4da696e25d33e1f2010b

A portion of proceeds from the RK-5K will benefit the , the 2016 Official Charity of the Rolex Kentucky.


Please consider volunteering for our race. You may click here, or on the Volunteer link below, to register as a volunteer. Thank you in advance for your help!

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