Date: August 13, 2022
Time of Events:
5:00am - Setup Route
6:00am - Race Day Packet Pickup begins
6:00am - Volunteers need to arrive
6:00am – Vendors arrive
6:30 – Event Meeting
7:00am – Race/walk begin (we will ask all walkers to line up in the back)
8:30am – Lil' Poke 40yd dash (This event will be for anyone under the age of 8 years old.)
Start and Finish: Ken Russell Track (route will be marked and supported by volunteers)
Benefit: raising money to support Abilene High School Athletics and Clubs
Early packet pickup will be Friday, August 13th from 5pm to 7pm at 311 NW 3rd ( The Abilene Group).
Thank you all for registering and we are looking forward to another great event!! All money raised goes right back to the students of Abilene High School!!! Below are some details for you for race day. Please feel free to contact me anytime with questions or concerns.
Location of Race: Abilene High School Football Field and Track
Race Day Packet pickup will begin at 5:30 am at The AHS Football Field
PLEASE DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST MINUTE TO PICK UP YOUR PACKET
Time: 5k Race will begin at 7 am following the National Anthem
2 mile will begin directly after 5 k runners take-off (This will be walked around the beautiful AHS Track)
DJ Brett from Audio Affair will be providing some motivating music before and during the events.
5 k route will be marked but please use caution due to being on city streets
The Route will be marked with White signs with Orange Arrows as well. We will have a few Bicycles riding along with us to make sure everyone is staying on course.
ALL Registered runners and walkers will get a Custom Finishers Medal as they cross the finish line on the 50 Yard line on the football field.
As always if you have questions please email or call Steve Cathey.
Please, if possible, use the Abilene High School parking lot to park. It is a short walk down to the stadium.
The Start Line will be at NW 8th and Walnut.
The class with the most entries will receive bragging rights and a custom display trophy to be placed on display in the Abilene High School trophy case.