Saturday, November 22, 2014, will see the 13th Annual running of the Turkey Lurkey 5K in Winona Lake, IN. The event consists of a Certified 5K run that is officially timed by the Kosciusko Runner’s Association using the RFID timing system. The Turkey Lurkey is more than just a race – it’s an opportunity to celebrate the start of the season of giving.
WRRC is proud to partner with Officer Tim A. Potts, Administrative Operations Captain with Purdue University Police Department – as he was selected to represent the 2014 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics and Fallen Officers Fund. Tim and his group will lead a Torch Run for Special Olympics and recognize fallen IMPD Officer Perry Renn at the Farmers Market 5k Run in Cumberland Park, Wednesday, September 17th at 6:30pm. Law enforcement officers and their families as with Special Olympic athletes will be there. Donations will be taken for Law Enforcement for Special Olympics and Fallen Officers Fund. T-Shirts will also be available for purchase. Come and run – be a part of this event!
Non-members $3 and maximum $5 per family
Head on over to Goodland, IN for the Goodstock Color Dash 5K on September 27th. All proceeds to benefit the Mary T. Klinker veterans resource center supporting homeless, almost homeless, and veterans in need.
- Date: September 27, 2014
- Start time: 8 AM CST – yes, you did see central time
- Location: Foster Park, Goodland, IN
- Registration: Printable form (note that you must also register/check-in on race day)
Run and Remember is a run/walk to raise awareness about hospice. All proceeds from this event will support services for people with a life limiting illness and their families in our five county area. The LaVern Gibson Championship Cross Country Course is “one of the most spectator friendly distance running courses in the world”. It is also the site of the NCAA Div.1 Championship Cross Country Event as well as the Nike Team Regional Event. This is the ONLY publicly held event on this course!
Sign up today for the Indiana Veterans’ Home 5K and 1 Mile Run/Walk. Both the 5K & 1 mile take place on the Indiana Veterans’ Home grounds. Race will start at the Commandant’s Home. The 5K has a challenging downhill and uphill near the beginning of the race.