2018 Bowman Cup 5K Race | Recreational Services | Kent State University

2018 Bowman Cup 5K Race

The 18th Annual Bowman Cup 5K Race:

 

Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 8 a.m.

 

RESULTS FROM THE 2018 BOWMAN CUP:

Overall Winners

  • First:
    • Male: Wyatt Hartman
    • Female: Elizabeth Herndon
  • Second:
    • Male: Scott Mate
    • Female: Rachel Slingluff
  • Third:
    • Male: Michael Dahmen
    • Female: Kelly Green

Category Winners

  • Student:
    • Male: Kyle Coakley
    • Female: Robbin Foster
  • Employee: 
    • Male: Tim Meyers
    • Female: Kristina Spangler
  • Alumni:
    • Male: Ethan Widder
    • Female: Kara Mayle
  • Community:
    • Male: David Stewart
    • Female: Logan Bialik

Age Group Winners

  • Under 9 years old
    • Male: Jan Lussem
  • 10 - 14
    • Male: Patrick Warczak III
    • Female: Cali Hahn
  • 15 - 19
    • Male: Mathew Milkulin
    • Female: Michelle Domencic
  • 20 - 24
    • Male: Zach Morris
    • Female: Rachel Caputo
  • 25 - 29
    • Male: Sean Hoover
    • Female: Alyssa Keim
  • 30 - 34
    • Male: Brian Keyser
    • Female: Tiffany Pike-Lee
  • 35 - 39
    • Male: Mike Bertalino 
    • Female: Jamie Rhodes
  • 40 - 44
    • Male: Eric Asp
    • Female: Jennilyn Wiley
  • 45 - 49
    • Male: Anthony Schhuster
    • Female: Helen McWilliams 
  • 50 - 54
    • Male: Curt Bailey
    • Female: Gina Symsek
  • 55 - 59
    • Male: Dean Abbe
    • Female: Sheryl Chattfield 
  • 60 - 64
    • Male: Michael Fetters
    • Female: Kimmylee Fox
  • 65 - 69
    • Male: Terry Fox
    • Female: Marge Haden
  • 70 - 74
    • Male: John Plough
    • Female: Mary Tassone
  • 75 - 79
    • Male: Bill Penney
    • Female: Margaret Penney

 

Registration

About the Race

Join us for the 18th Annual Bowman Cup 5K Race on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. The race, named after fedora-loving former Kent State University President Dr. George Bowman, will begin at 8 a.m. Participants are welcome to enjoy other Homecoming activities throughout the day, including the Homecoming Parade and the Homecoming Football game. The chip-timed race begins and ends in front of the Student Recreation and Wellness Center (SRWC). An awards ceremony will be held immediately after the race and participants are invited inside the Student Recreation and Wellness Center for a variety of food and beverage items. Free parking is provided at the SRWC.

ABOUT THE COURSE

The race is chip timed and the course runs through Kent's residential area follows the Portage Hike and Bike Trail, letting participants enjoy its scenic route through Kent State University's surrounding community. The race will begin and end at the Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Pricing

  • $20 - through Aug. 18, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.
  • $25 - Aug. 19, 2018 through Sept. 19, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.
  • $30 - Sept. 20, 2018 through Oct. 6, 2018 (morning of race)

AMENITIES

  • Chip timing system. Timing Services provided by Western Reserve Racing.
  • Unisex t-shirts guaranteed for the first 500 participants
  • Delicious free buffet for participants
  • Raffle prizes from local vendors

AWARDS

OVERALL WINNERS

Cash prizes for overall male and female winners are awarded to the following:

  • First: $ 75
  • Second: $50
  • Third: $25

AGE GROUP WINNERS

First, second and third place male and female winners in the following age groups will receive medals:

  • 6 - 9
  • 10 - 14
  • 15 - 19
  • 20 - 24
  • 25 - 29
  • 30 - 34
  • 35 - 39
  • 40 - 44
  • 45 - 49
  • 50 - 54
  • 55 - 59
  • 60 - 64
  • 65 - 69
  • 70 - 74
  • 75+

REGISTRATION AND CHECK-IN

Check In: Early Packet Pickup - Friday, October 5 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the SRWC. Race Day Packet Pickup - 7:00 to 7:45 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 Bowman Cup will be held rain or shine.

*Due to insurance limitations, headphones, baby joggers, inline skates, animals, etc. are not permitted. Recreational Services reserves the right to refuse any entry

 

  • If you have questions regarding any race details, please contact Greg Bailey by phone, at 330-672-0463, or by email at gbailey@kent.edu.