What: The PTA 5K Run/Walk on 2nd Sunday is presented by the 16th District PTA of Kentucky.
When & Where: The 1 Mile Fun Walk and 5K Run/Walk events will be held on Sunday, October 9, 2011 at 1:00 and 1:30 pm respectively at Coldstream Park in Lexington, KY. These events are in association with 2nd Sunday-Lexington held in downtown Lexington starting around 2:00 pm.
Walkers are welcome in both events!!!
Course: Start and Finish in Coldstream Park area and includes a portion of the Legacy Trail.
Registration: Online right here at active.com. A mail-in registration form is available on the 16th District PTA website at www.fcps.net/pta. Late registration and race packet pick-up will be available from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm on race day at Coldstream Park.
Race Packets: Each Fun Walk and/or 5K participant will receive a commemorative race T-shirt (while supplies last). Race packets include your race number, 4 safety pins, and race T-shirt. Race packet pick-up will be available from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm on race day at Coldstream Park.
Awards: 5K participants will be eligible for Overall (top 3 male/female), Overall Wheelchair (top 3 male/female), and Age Group (top 3 male/female) awards. Age groups are: 0-7,8-9,10-11,12-13,14-15,16-17,18-19,20-24,25-29,30-34,35-39,40-44,45-49,50-54,55-59,60-64,65-69,70-74,75-79,80+. The 5K Awards Ceremony will be held at Coldstream Park as soon as possible after all participants have finished. Blue Grass Tours will be providing shuttle service from Coldstream Park to the 2nd Sunday event in Downtown Lexington (and return). Stay tuned for more details.
5K Team Competition: Teams will consist of at least three (3) registered 5K participants. Team scores will be the sum of the finish order, within the division, of the first three team members. Low score wins! The following team divisions exist:
- Open Division: all comers, team chooses name
- FCPS Divisions below include Teams from each school
- Parent: use School and Group name, e.g., "Dunbar Band"
- Teacher: use School and Dept. name, e.g., "Maxwell Math"
- Student: use School and Grade, e.g., "BSMS Grade 6"
- Alumni: use High School and "ClassOf_XXXX"
- Adult_And_Student: For teams consisting of Parents & Students or Teachers & Students
The Team Competition results will included in the final results. No awards will be presented for the Team Competition, but 'bragging rights' last forever! ;)
Please proudly represent your school and join us for this fun afternoon!