St. Mary's Medical Center 16th Veterans Memorial Day 5K
WhereIronton, OH - Liebert's Corporation 3040 S. 9th St.
WhenMay 29, 2017 - 8:00 AM
Race starts on Lorain St., turns right on 4th St., turns right on Wyanoke St., turns right on 12 St., turns right on Lorain St., turns left into Woodland Cemetery. Stay to the left and complete one circle. Exit the cemetery and finish on 9th St.
$20 postmarked before May 26, 2017.
After May 26th - $25.
Race Day $25.
Special group discounts-10 or more mailed in together cost only $15 each runner. Pre-registration only.
First 300 to register get a dry fit race shirt.
Race day registration starts at 7:00-7:45.
- Top 3 overall male and female
- The top 3 in each age group.
- No duplication of awards.
Each year this race sponsors two full yearly scholarships to Ohio University southern campus. The Frank McCown Veterans scholarships are based on a dependent of a veteran in Lawrence County only. Scholarships can be renewed two years if requirements are met.
Also. this race has supported several Eagle Scout service projects to Boy Scout troop 106 as well as the parade cleanup.
Other donations have been to the Ironton Memorial Day parade committee and flags for the veterans section in Woodland Cemetery. Also, paid for windows in the Military room in the Lawrence County Museum.
Drinks and food after race.
The historical Ironton Memorial Day parade starts at 10:00 am.
This is the largest and best organized 5K race in Ironton.