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Black Squirrel 5k Race
Saturday, April 13 at 8 a.m.
Congratulations to everyone who participated in the 3rd Annual Black Squirrel 5k Race! The overall and age group results are available in the link bar to the right.
About the Race
Please join us for our third annual spring race on Saturday, April 13, 2013. The race, named after Kent State University's unofficial mascot, will be held at 8 a.m.
Check In: Due to insurance limitations, headphones, baby joggers, inline skates, animals, etc. are not permitted. Recreational Services reserves the right to refuse any entry.
Race check-in will take place on Friday, April 12 from 6 - 9 p.m. in Seminar Room A of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center (SRWC). Runners may also check-in before the race from 7 - 7:30 a.m. in the lobby of the SRWC.
Cancellation policy: Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable to another person, event or year. The Black Squirrel 5k Race will be held rain or shine.
Registration is $25 per person and is available online. Participants may also register in person at the SRWC. Early bird registration is open through Jan. 31 for $20 per person. A late registration fee of $30 per person will be assessed after April 8, 2013.
About the Course
The race begins and ends in front of the SRWC. The state-of-the art facility offers plenty of parking, indoor registration, restrooms and locker room facilities. The race is a loop course through the Kent State University campus and is tracked with a chip timing system.
- Chip timing system
- Performance T-shirts (men's and women's styles) for the first 600 participants
- Free buffet
- Door prizes with gifts from local vendors
|Overall winners (male and female) will receive cash prizes.
|Age Group Winners|
|Age group winners (male and female) will receive medals. First, second and third place awards will be given for the following categories:|