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Black Squirrel 5k Race
Saturday, April 12 at 8 a.m.
About the Race
Please join us for our fourth annual spring race on Saturday, April 12, 2014. 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 11 from 6 - 9 p.m. at 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 7, 2014.
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:|