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Victory for Veterans 5K/10K 2019

Saturday, October 5, 2019
Cowan Lake State Park, Dance Pavilion Enter from Yankee Road (Hwy 253) GPS 39.381497, -83.903288 WilmingtonOH  45177
Saturday, October 5, 2019
Cowan Lake State Park, Dance Pavilion Enter from Yankee Road (Hwy 253) GPS 39.381497, -83.903288 WilmingtonOH  45177
1 Mile Walk/Run - Individual Age group/open
$25.00
in 2 days $35.00
1 Mile Walk/Run - Individual Age group/open
$25.00
in 2 days $35.00
5K Walk/Run - Individual Age group/open
$25.00
in 2 days $35.00
5K Walk/Run - Individual Age group/open
$25.00
in 2 days $35.00
10K Walk/Run - Individual Age group/open
$30.00
in 2 days $40.00
10K Walk/Run - Individual Age group/open
$30.00
in 2 days $40.00
50 Yard Kid's Run (ages 3-5) - Individual Age group/open
$10.00
50 Yard Kid's Run (ages 3-5) - Individual Age group/open
$10.00
100 Yard Kid's Run (ages 6-10) - Individual Age group/open
$10.00
100 Yard Kid's Run (ages 6-10) - Individual Age group/open
$10.00

About This Activity

The Victory for Veterans race (1 Mile, 5K & 10K) takes place on the beautiful grounds of Cowan Lake State Park. This community outreach event from American Showa, Inc.,  benefits local homeless veterans through Volunteers of America's Veterans Services program.

From experienced runners to first time participants, all are encouraged and welcome! Whether you are running to compete for an award or walking your first 5K, we are grateful that you've chosen to join us! This is American Showa's second year hosting the Victory for Veterans event at Cowan Lake and our event team can guarantee you will not be disappointed!

We look forward to seeing you at the finish line!

Event details and schedule

Event Schedule

 8:20am – 50 Yard Kid's Sprint (ages 3-5)

 8:25am – 100 Yard Kid's Dash (ages 6-10)

 9:00am  5K/10K/1 Mile Race Begins


This is a family friendly race event.  Strollers are welcome on the race course. 

 

Course Info

The start & finish line will be at the entrance of the Dance Pavilion. The course will follow paved roads throughout the entire race. The 10K course is two loops of the 5K.

 

Arrival & Parking Info

Please follow the signs for the Cowan Lake Dance Pavilion (from Yankee Rd) or use the GPS coordinates 39.381497, -83.903288. Parking will be available at the entrance of the Dance Pavilion.

 

Early Race Packet-Pickup

Early packet pickup is available at American Showa, 960 Cherry St, Blanchester, OH 45107 from 8:00AM-4:00PM on Thursday, October 3.

Please bring your ID (Driver's License) to pick up your packet.

 

Race Day Packet-Pickup

Packet pick-up will be available the morning of the race (October 5) from 7:15am-8:15am onsite.

Please bring your ID (Driver's License) to pick up your packet.

Every participant will be required to sign a liability and photograph release.

 

Awards

 All 1 mile/5K/10K participants will receive a race T-shirt and finisher's medal.

 All children who participate in the 50 or 100 yard race will receive a finisher's medal.  T-shirts will be available for purchase through the active website.

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place overall male & female winners will receive recognition and a special prize.

Organizer Info

  • American Showa

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Map & Direction

Cowan Lake State Park, Dance Pavilion Enter from Yankee Road (Hwy 253) GPS 39.381497, -83.903288 WilmingtonOH  45177
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