Atomic Glow Run/Walk (5K)
WherePiketon, OH - Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant Main Gate
WhenSeptember 18, 2018 - 6:00 PM
What5K Run/Walk with a 1 mile option
The course starts and ends at the main gate. At the beginning of the race the course goes up hill for a couple hundred yards. There will be a turn around at the X-1000 parking lot and then you'll return to the main gate parking lot where you started.
An optional 1 mile turn around point will also be marked for people not wanting to run/walk the entire 5K.
A paid registration includes a t-shirt and glow stick!
$30.00 per person
$20.00 for students
$10.00 children 7-12
Children 6 and under free (a glow stick will be provided, but no t-shirt)
Day of Race $40.00 (shirts will be provided, but may not be available the day of race)
Open to everyone
Awards will be presented to:
Top Overall Male and Female Runners
Top Overall Male and Female Walkers
Top finishers in the following age groups walkers/runners:
0-9 years male 0-9 years female
10-12 years male 10-12 years female
13-15 years male 13-15 years female
16-19 years male 16-19 years female
20-29 years male 20-29 years female
30-39 years male 30-39 years female
40-49 years male 40-49 years female
50-59 years male 50-59 years female
60+ years male 60 + years female
100% of the proceeds from this event will be divided equally between the Community Fund in Pike County, the United Fund in Jackson County, the United Way in Ross County and the Portsmouth Area Ladies (PALS) in Scioto County for them to distribute to charities in their areas.
Come join in on the fun at our 3rd annual Atomic Glow Run around the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Site. The race gives you the opportunity to see a part of history while raising money for a great cause.
The race is one of several activiites Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth conducts in September for their annual Employee Giving Campaign. All proceeds from these activities are matched by the Fluor Foundation at fifty cents on the dollar.
This year's race is once again sponsored by Adena Health System.