OMRD's Run for Olivia and CF

Event Date

Sat, May 31, 2014


Peru, NE

About This Activity

Old Man River Days and Peru Chamber of Commerce are hosting a 5k and 1 mile fun run/walk to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in honor of Peru resident, Olivia Sherman.  OMRD's Cystic Fibrosis Run will start in front of the VFW Club in Peru and will wind through the street of Peru which include paved roads, hills, and some off road terrain.  Registration for the 5k must be completed on prior to the day of the race, May 31st.  Registration for the 1 mile fun run/walk can be completed on or the day of the race.  Note that if you choose to wait, registration is the same price but it will not include a t-shirt.  (T-shirts are only gauranteed for participants who register prior to May 10th)  Registration is final.  No Refunds. Event will take place rain or shine.

Medals will be awarded to the top 3 men and women in the 5k.  There will also be door prizes and breakfast at the conlusion of the race.  By making an extra donation to the Cystic Fibrois Foundation on the day of the race, you will be entered in a extra time to win door prizes!

After the race there will be a pet parade, cake walk, games, a water slide, bounce houses, and pony rides for the kids to enjoy!  So, come for the race and stay for a fun-filled family day at Old Man River Days!

Also, be sure to check for all the events that Old Man River Days has to offer!!!

 Question?  Please contact Kelsee Gillam at or 402-335-7554.

Event schedule and times

8 - 8:45 am Registration in front of the VFW Club

9:00 am RACE TIME!  (awards, breakfast, and prizes will be immediatly after the conclusion of the race) (Must be present to win door prizes)

10:00 am Family activities at Old Man River Days start

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