Piqua Boy Scout Troop 344 will be hosting the"To Do My Best" run/walk on Saturday May 20th, 2017. This family friendly event offers the option of a 5k, 10k, and Half Marathon.
This family-friendly event offers the option of a 5K , I0K or 13.1 K Half Marathon . The race will take place on the scenic Piqua Bike Path on the levy o f the Great Miami River . The 13.1 Half Marathon will head north on the bike for I mile and then head south on the bik e path to Eldean Rd near Troy and then back to Lock 9 . Water stops for the half will be at mile 3 ,5 ,7 ,9,12 . The Piqua Bike Path is a public park .
Strollers and leashed-dogs are permitted . The top male and females from each age group will receive awards , with the top overall male and female receiving a special award . The To Do My Best race organizer reserves the right to alter the race course and length depending on the river levels.
6:30 Check-in & Registration Open
5K/10K Awards - 10:00 - Half Marathon Awards 12:00 - Post-Race Party @ Knights of St . Johns Hall
Awards for Top Male and Top Female overall as well as awards to top 3 male and top 3 female in each age group. ALL PARTICIPANTS will received a finisher medal (even the K9's)
Lunch will be served at 10:30 at Knights of St. Johns Hall. There will be: Grilled Chicken breast, Hamburger, hot dogs potato salad, coleslaw and pasta salad chips, water and Gatorade
8:00 Race Start Time 5K, I0K, & Half Marathon (3.5 hr time limit )
7:00 am start time for those participants who wish to walk (4.5 hr time limit if you start at 7:00 am)
Chip timing by Can't Stop Timimg Company .
The race will start and finish at Lock 9 in Piqua, Ohio
Packet pick-up will be on Friday May 19th at Can't Stop Running Co 321 N. Main St. Piqua, Ohio from 10am-7pm. You may also pick up your packet the morning of the race at Knights of St. Johns Hall 110 S. Wayne St. Piqua, Ohio. 5k and 10k participants wil receive a cotton t-shirt and half marathoners will receive a tech shirt as well as a finishers medal. Must sign up by 5/13 to be guaranteed a shirt
Payment: Please send check made payable to BSA Troop 344 P.O. Box 152 Piqua, Ohio 45356 - No Refunds
Showers will be available at the Piqua YMCA for all runners regardless of a membership. You must provide your own towl and toiletries.