Miles for the Mission 5K Run/Walk
WhereBarnesville , OH - First Baptist Church : 94 Shady Ln. Barnesville, OH 43713
WhenSeptember 2, 2017 - 8:30 AM
The course will begin at 101 Flower Dr., then it will continue onto Franklin St., from there racers will go down S. Lincoln St., then the course will go onto Waterworks Rd. About a mile onto Watereprks Rd there will be a turn around and racers will finish at 101 Flower Dr.
$20 before Aug. 19
$25 after Aug. 19
Race day registration is avaliable
Awards will given to the first three runners and walkers in each of the following age groups:
The awards will be given to the first three finishers (runners and walkers, male and female) in each age group. We will also have awards for youngest participant, oldest participant, First overall (Runner and walker, male and female), The Mission Award(For the last place finisher), Swift Hare award (For church attendee), Speedy Tortois award (For church attendee), and the Joshua award(For the participant that shows kindness and encouragement)
All proceeds from the race will go to the First Baptist Church Mission Team. The Mission Team has been to Myrtle Beach, SC twice. Both times the team has put on a day camp at a travel park. This year the team saw eight children and two adults accept Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savoir. Pastot, Joe Thornton, was able to baptize two adults in the Atlantic Ocean.
Last year, the Mission Team went to Washingto D.C where the team worked at a soup kitchen, serving lunch. The team also worked to beautify a homeless shelter. The Mission Team will also be starting many community outreach projects.
Race day registration and pre redistration packet pickup will take place at the First Baptist Church (94 Shady Ln. Barnesville, OH 43719)
After the race, participants are invited to come back to the First Baptist Church for food prepared by the fellowship committee, awards, and door prizes.
Registration applications can be downloaded at www.fbcbarnesvilleohio.com/5k-race/