Otterbein Elementary Run for Education 5k & 1K Fun Run


Event Date

Sat, May 13, 2017


Otterbein, IN


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5K Run-Walk

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity


  • Deadline for guaranteed T-shirt April 26th
  • T-shirts available for purchase without 5K registration until April 26th ($15)
  • Donations may be made without 5K registration

Day of Race Registration 9 AM


  • Medals for the top three male and female finishers in each age group.


The 5k is a chip timed event. Runners will head west on Oxford and turn right onto Bolt St., left onto West Otterbein St. and right onto Maddox Rd. Runners will be heading North on Maddox and then will turn right on W. Darby Dr. and right again on Laird St. At this point runners will have come back to OES. They will run through the gravel alley to the bus lane in front of the school. They will turn right on Columbia and left back onto Oxford St. They will head west on Oxford St. down to Fellures and then back east on Oxford, looping back to the starting point. The 1k runners will begin at the same point, heading west on Oxford, then turn right on Bolt St, right on Otterbein St. and right again on Laird. Runners will then run through the gravel alley, around the back of the school to Columbia and loop back to the starting point.


  • Sponsors have pledged water, fruit and granola bars for the 5k runners.
  • Food will be available for purchase.

Family Activities

  • Costume Contests - Individual and Team.
  • Free kid-friendly activities on lawn (tattoos, obstacle course, etc.).
  • Strollers welcome, please no pets.
  • Friends and family members are encouraged to line the race route to cheer on participants.

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