The Choose Peace 5k will take place at the beautifully renovated Edgewater Lake State Park in Cleveland, Ohio. The route follows the new walking path and offers scenic views of Edgewater Beach & Lake Erie.The Choose Peace 5k supports the Races for Peace organization.
The Choose Peace 5k supports the Races for Peace organization. Our Goals include:
1. Strengthen and unify communities through race events across the country.
2. Increase awareness of the benefits of choosing peace and the value of diversity.
3. Provide strategies for promoting peace through self-awareness, effective communication skills, positive life choices, and conflict resolution.
4. Build bridges between local law enforcement and communities to increase partnership, cooperation, and mutual respect.
5. Raise funds for Races for Peace programs, local charities engaged in promoting peace in accordance with the Races for Peace mission, and organizational operations.
Learn more here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ijKKyXLtZE
This event is for everyone! Participants may register for a timed 5K running race or a 5K fun walk. In addition to the 5K run/walk, there will be educational presentations, community resources and more. We will invite speakers, community leaders, law enforcement, and YOU to be a part of this premier event!
Event is Rain or Shine. No refunds if canceled due to severe weather.
Event details and schedule
Race Day Schedule:
8:00am – Peace Pavilion Opens/Registration Packet Pick-up
8:50am – Pre-race Educational Presentation
9:30am – 5k Time Run / 5k Fun Walk Begins
10:30am – Post-race Announcement / Awards
Races For Peace