Father's Day 5k and 1 Mile Kids Run

Event Date

Sun, Jun 19, 2016


Olympia, WA

About This Activity


WHAT:  There’s a Mother’s Day 5k, so why not a Father’s Day 5k? This is a FUN way to start your Father’s Day. Run, jog, or walk along the USA Track & Field certified 5k course in scenic waterfront Olympia. 5k will include a Gun Start with chip timing provided by BuDu Racing, LLC. The course is stroller friendly and parents are welcome to run with their children. Awards for top overall male and female finishers by age group.

 WHEN:      Sunday, June 19, 2016


Registration 7:30am-8:30am; 1 Mile Kids Run @ 8:30am

5k @ 8:45; Awards Ceremony immediately following.

 WHERE:  Start and Finish at Hands on Children’s Museum

414 Jefferson St NE, Olympia, WA 98501

 WHO:  Everyone is invited to participate!  Run with your dad, run in memory or honor of your dad, run because you support dads, or just run for the fun of it!  Join others across the country who are celebrating Father’s Day 2016 with a run.  Get a great run or jog in before heading home for that Father’s Day BBQ!  

 WHY:  This event is a fundraiser benefiting the Family Support Center of South Sound, a local nonprofit serving families & children in need and we are celebrating Father’s Day!

 HOW:  Registration opens March 1, 2016 online and in person at the Family Support Center.  Cost is $30/person for 5k before May 1; after May 1st $35; $40 day of. Register before May 15 to be guaranteed a t-shirt! Youth under age 18 are $10 to register for 5k before June 15. $15 day of. Does not include t-shirt.

 HONOR YOUR DAD SPECIAL!  $100 donation by June 1 gets 1 free race registration AND dad’s name printed on all race t-shirts. Additionally, we’ll give you a special card commemorating a tax deductible gift to the Family Support Center was made in honor of dad.

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