Runners to your marks … Upcoming races & walks
SATURDAY — Second annual Run for Life 5K run/Walk at the Warren Relay for Life. Race Begins at the Trumbull Family Fitness Center, 210 High St. The 5K run begins at 9 a.m. The 5K walk begins at 9:15 a.m. The entry fee is $15 if registered before race day. Runners can register on race day beginning at 8 a.m. at the Fitness Center for $20. Pre-register by April 13to be guaranteed a free t-shirt. Register at www.gopherarun.com. Call 330-841-9411 for more information.
20 — Fifth annual Trumbull County FOP No. 137 Run with the Deputies 5K Dash on Courthouse Square in Warren. There will also be a mile walk and quarter-mile kids fun run. Cost for the 5K is $17 for advance registration and $20 on race day (7:30 a.m.-8:45 a.m.). The mile walk is $10. The kids fun run is free. Visit www.gopherarun.com, or call Donald Hyde 330-240-3750 or Stephanie Slusher 330-675-2543 for more information.
27 — Second annual DFC Celebrate Recovery 5K, 9 a.m. at Damascus Friends Church. There will also be a 5K walking category, half-mile kids fun run, and an untimed 12-mile bike ride. Medals and gift certificates for the top three runners in each age bracket and $50 cash prize for overall male and female winners. Cost is $15 if registered by May 14. Early registration includes choice of short- or long-sleeve performance shirt. Register online at www.dfcnow.com/life-at-dfc/sports-ministry.
29 — Freedom Run 5K to benefit Freedom House, a shelter for homeless veterans in Kent. The race also includes a country breakfast with registration and a Dri-Tech t-shirt. Registration forms are available at www.edinburgunitedchurch.org.
29 — Mosquito Lake Chase 5K and 1-mile Run/Walk at Maplewood High School. Both races start at 9 a.m. Cost is $17 for pre-registered runners. Race-day registration (7:30 a.m.) is $20. Shirts are guaranteed for first 150 registrants. Register at www.gopherarun.com. Email email@example.com for more information.
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