Runners of all ages are invited to join the Noblesville Schools Education Foundation’s inaugural Fund Run on Saturday, Sept. 24. The run features three races: a 10-miler, a 5K, and a 1-mile fun run and walk. All races start and finish at Noblesville High School.
The 10-miler will begin at 7:30 a.m., the 1-mile fun run and walk at 7:45 a.m., and the 5K at 8 a.m. Awards will be presented at 9:15 a.m. A traveling trophy will be presented to the Noblesville Schools elementary school with the highest percentage of students participating.
All proceeds benefit the Education Foundation. The Foundation supports the Noblesville Schools district by providing classroom grants and scholarships. The races are presented by Riverview Hospital and the city of Noblesville. Corporate sponsors are Farmers Bank, Johnsonville, and Church, Church, Hittle and Antrim.
Registration is online at www.kenlongassoc.com. Look for the 2011 NSEF Ten Miler/5K.
The deadline for pre-registration is noon Monday, Sept. 19. Entry fees for runners who register by Sept. 19 are $20 for the 10-miler, $15 for the 5K, and $5 for the 1-mile fun run and walk. Children who attend one of Noblesville Schools’ six elementary schools will receive a discount on their registration for the 1-mile fun run and walk. Early registrants may purchase an event tech shirt for $10.
After Sept. 19, registration fees are $25 for the 10-miler, $20 for the 5K, and $8 for the 1-miler. Children who attend one of Noblesville Schools’ six elementary schools will receive a discount on their registration for the 1-mile fun run and walk. The cost of tech shirts after Sept. 19 is $12. On the day of the fund run, the shirts will be available on a first come, first served basis.
Race packets may be picked up at Riverview Hospital between 3 and 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23. Registration also will be ongoing at Riverview at that time. Packets also will be available at Noblesville High School on the morning of the run.
Questions should be directed to Sharon Trisler at 773-3171, ext. 10126 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.