Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
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Downtown Midway, KY 
204 N Gratz St
Midway, KY 40347

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The Race for Education 

The 14th Annual 

Race For Education 5k/10k

In memory of Karri Casner & Harry "Hub" Johnson, Jr.

The Race For Education will take to the streets of downtown Midway, Kentucky, on Saturday, April 8th. The 14th Annual Race For Education was first run in 2002 and is in memory of Karri Casner & Harry "Hub" Johnson, Jr.

Serious runners and weekend joggers are invited to enter the starting gates for the 14th annual Race For Education 5K/10K run.

Veterans of previous races know that Midway offers a lovely setting in the spring and that the emphasis is on fun as well as competition. Overall, more than 100 awards will be bestowed on participants, who will be supporting The Race for Education and The Starting Gate's educational programs and scholarships through their participation.

The Race For Education 5K/10K attracts about 300-500 participants in the race each year. There are many divisions and prizes, including wheelchair and stroller!

Walkers are welcome, too!

Please join us on April 8th in Midway!

Pre-register by April 6th! 

$25 Pre Registration Fee

$30 on race day. Race time 8:30 am

Pre registration race packet pick up will be Friday April 7th at The Race For Education, 1818 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY  40504

You may also pick up your packet race day.

Race packets include t-shirt, number, race info and free goodies!

Awards: Gift Certificates given to the top 3 overall winners. Medals given to the top 3 age group winners.

Rules: No bikes or roller blades. Entrant must complete 5K within 50 minutes and 10K within 75 minutes to be eligible for prizes/awards.

Also, please note, if you have registered for the 10K and run the 5K, your results will not be recorded for the 5K and subsequent awards will be forfeited.

Please stick around post race and enjoy live Bluegrass music from Dan Hill and Friends and breakfast provided by Graviss McDonald's Restaurants!