Bowman Cup

View the results of the 18th Annual Bowman Cup 5k Race.

The 19th Annual Bowman Cup 5K Race will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. The race, named after fedora-loving former Kent State University President Dr. George Bowman, will began at 8 a.m. Participants were welcomed to enjoy other Homecoming activities throughout the day, including the Homecoming Parade and the Homecoming Football game. The chip-timed race began and ended in front of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center (SRWC). The state-of-the-art facility offered free parking for the event, indoor registration, restrooms and locker rooms. This course ran through Kent's residential area and followed the Portage Hike and Bike Trail, letting participants enjoy its scenic route through Kent State University's surrounding community.

For more information on the Bowman Cup, please visit the Bowman Cup website.

If you have questions regarding any race details, please contact Jim Kraus by phone, at 330-672-0465, or by email at