When: Friday, April 21, 2017. Music begins at 5:00 p.m. Run/Walk begins at 6:30 p.m. Check-in/Same Day Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. Arrive no later than 6:00 p.m. Awards and Closing Remarks will begin at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Snyder Park

Registration: Advance Registration: $25 / Day of Race: $30

Entry: Children 12 and under can be registered for free; no T-shirt is included. $20.00 for students with a valid student ID or email address. Complete and mail the entry form or register online.

Shirts: After April 14, shirts can be purchased at the race on race day for $10. Supplies will be limited.

Prizes and medals awarded to the top 3 finishers in each age category plus one overall male and female winner! For more information, call 937-328-5308 or email eckstrandk@yahoo.com. Leashed dogs and strollers welcome. 

Proceeds benefit Project Woman’s efforts to end Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Intimate Partner, Family, and Dating Violence.

Food: If you’re wondering how you’ll fit dinner in before or after you participate in the 5K, we’ve got you covered! Freddies franks and burgers will be joining us for the event. Treat yourself to one of their delicious sandwiches while you listen to the exciting music lineup after the race! Check out their Facebook.


The Wittmen Crew is the Men’s A Capella group at Wittenberg University, specializing in music ranging from Pop, Rock, R&B, and Choral music. The group arranges their own music and is entirely student-run and directed. Learn more at thewittmencrew.com.

The duo Par and Dean, consists of R&B Hall of Fame virtuoso trumpeter/lead vocalist Dean Simms and the award winning, multi talented pianist/ vocalist Par Tolliver, making them one of the most sought after musicals duos in Ohio. They have been performing for the last 20 years at a variety of events and festivals throughout the state.

Jesse Level is a singer-songwriter and worship leader from Washington State who now resides in Springfield, Ohio with his wife Aly and their daughter Phoebe. His debut album “Wildfire” is available on iTunes and other digital platforms. Learn more at jesselevel.com.

Strides Against Violence 5K

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