Run for the Horses 5K


Event Date

Fri, Oct 28, 2016


Lexington, KY


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Run for the Horses 5K

$25 $25 Register

About This Activity


They run for us. They make the Bluegrass a unique place to live. Now it's time to run for them. All proceeds go to raise funds for the care and preparation for second careers and loving new homes for the off-track Thoroughbreds of the Maker's Mark Secretariat Center!

Scenic course through the world-famous Kentucky Horse Park, and chip timing provided by RaceRise (

Catch Tik Challenge: Special prize to those who beat Tik Maynard, winner of the 2015 Thoroughbred Makeover Freestyle and 4th place finisher at the RK5K in April of 2016. Overall and age group awards will also be awarded.

Packet pickup will be Wednesday, October 26 at 5pm-6pm (preferred), Friday, October 28 at 8am-9am, or prior to the start of the race at the Maker's Mark Secretariat Center.

Please note: The Maker's Mark Secretariat Center is located inside the Kentucky Horse Park, and the address is the KHP's address. For directions to the Maker's Mark Secretariat Center within the KHP, go to and scroll to the "Driving Directions" section.

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