United Way 5K on the Runway


Event Date

Sat, Jun 11, 2016


Lexington, KY



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2016 United Way 5K on the Runway

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

United Way of the Bluegrass will be hosting its 5th annual 5K on the Runway, presented by BC Wood Properties at Blue Grass Airport on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 8:00 AM. Unique to any other race, the course takes place on an actual runway with aircraft as your scenery!

Strollers are welcome, but no scooters, skates, bikes, skateboards or pets will be permitted on airport grounds. 

On-site registration available Friday, June 10 from 8 AM - 6 PM at the Lexington Herald-Leader or at the race site between 6:30-7:30AM on Saturday.

Registration Fees: 

  • Early - $25.00 per adult* through April 10, 2016
  • Standard – $30.00 per adult* through June 9, 2016 at 8:00 PM
  • On-site - $35.00 per adult* -  Friday, June 10 at the Lexington Herald-Leader and Saturday June 11 on-site

*Any participatnt age 15 or older is considered an adult. See below for pricing details on children 14 and under.

Children's Fees: 

  • Ages 6 - 14 - $20.00 per child
  • Ages 5 & under – FREE (We ask that all participants, regardless of age, register. No giveaways with free registrations) 

Online registration will be available until Thursday, June 9 at 8:00 PM after this point, on-site registration will be required.

Refunds will not be issued due to inclement weather or in the case that you cannot paricipate in the race. Registrations may be transferred upon request through June 9, 2016.

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