22nd Annual 5K Run Walk Classic set | Sports & Recreation
The 22nd annual Tri-Fest 5K Run Walk Classic is planned for Saturday, April 20, 2013 in Henderson. This year’s event boasts professional timing services by the Greater Evansville Runners/Walkers Club, newly designed long sleeve t-shirts for all early race registrants, team discount for those that register as a team of 8 or more, and awards given to the winners in different divisions. Title sponsors are Henderson’s Methodist Hospital and Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance. Proceeds from the event benefit Habitat for Humanity of Henderson.
Early registration runs through Wednesday, April 10 and the entry fee is $25 per individual and starting April 11 the entry fee is $30. A team rate is being offered this year for those registering as a team of 8 or more during early registration for $20 per team member. Race information and online registration forms are available at www.hendersonhabitat.org. You can also pick up a registration form at the Habitat Office, 325 South Green Street, Henderson, KY. Habitat and the Breakfast Lions are eager to see a large turnout this year.
Time: Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.
Packet Pick-Up will be available from 8am-6pm at the Henderson Habitat Office on Friday, April 19 and at Central Park on race day beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Late Registration will be available on race day Saturday, April 20 beginning at 7:30 a.m. Race begins at 9:00 a.m.
Where: Central Park at Elm and Center Street, downtown Henderson.
Awards: Medals awarded to 1st through 3rd place winners in the age divisions of 14 & under, 15-19, 20-25, 26-30, 31-35, 36-40, 41-45, 46-50, 51-55, 56-60, 61-65, 65 & over. Plus medals will be presented to the overall male & female finishers and to the winning team. Must be present to win.
Course: The race will start and finish in Central Park in beautiful downtown Henderson. The course is along scenic, tree-lined streets in a flat area adjacent to the Ohio River. The actual 5K race map is available for download at www.hendersonhabitat.org.