Join us in-person for the 21st Annual Bowman Cup 5k Race and 1-Mile Fun Run on Saturday, Oct 1, 2022.  The race, named after fedora-loving former Kent State University President Dr. George Bowman, will take place during Kent State University Spirit Week.  Running the course allows participants to enjoy the scenic route through Kent State University and its surrounding community.  Race will use chip timing. 

Registration Fee

  • Through Sunday, Sept. 11:
    • $30 (5k)
    • $20 (1-mile)
  • Monday, Sept. 12 - Saturday, Oct. 1 (no shirt included)
    • $25 (5k)
    • $15 (1-mile)

Register Online

T-shirts: All participants registered by Sept. 11 will receive a performance race shirt.

Team Competition: The team competition is available with men's, women's and coed divisions. 

Prizes:
Cash prizes for overall male and female winners

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

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+