DATE: Saturday September 22, 2012 TIME: 9:00 AM. PLACE: Thomas More College, Crestview Hills KY DESCRIPTION: Join Check Your Genes for the Second Annual 5K Walk/Run! Check Your Genes founder, Nancy West Romer, was an avid runner so having a 5k is perfect way to continue her legacy and use her passion as a way to raise awareness of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. Kathrine Nero from WCPO-TV will emcee the event and start the race. Various organizations will have booths at the event, where racers and their families can learn more about programs and services related to breast and ovarian cancer and more. Music will be provided by DJ. Visit www.checkyourgenes.org for more information.
DATE: Sunday September 16, 2012 TIME: 8:30 AM. PLACE: England Idlewild Park, Burlington KY DESCRIPTION: The next RCGC Family Walk/Hike will be Sunday, September 16, 2012 at Idlewild Park in Burlington KY from 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM. Meet at the Trail Head parking lot between baseball fields #6 and #7. The club will be hiking the “Technical” and “Runaround” wooded trails – total of 3.0 miles(View trail map). All families, adults and children of all ages are welcome to come. You do not need to be a Club member to join us – bring along some friends! For questions, call Gina Meyers at (513)706-145 or visit www.rcgc.net for more information.
DATE: Sunday August 26, 2012 TIME: 8:00 AM. PLACE: Kenton County Library, Erlanger KY DESCRIPTION: 5K Run/Walk that starts and ends at the Erlanger Branch of the Kenton County Library and winds through streets of historic residential homes and the Erlanger Historical Railroad Depot. Route is mostly flat. Get together with families and friends and get started on a new program for physical fitness. Proceeds for the race benefit Step Forward, Erlanger program to make the City a more walkable community and connecting people through physical activity. Visit www.runningtime.net for more information.
DATE: Saturday August 11, 2012 TIME: 7:00 PM. PLACE: Albright Health Center, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights KY DESCRIPTION: Brian Rohne was the most valuable athlete for the Men’s Cross Country team at Northern Kentucky University in 1992. The Milford High School graduate was a leader in every sense of the word. He was a truly talented runner and a tenacious competitor. Brian also excelled in the classroom and was always quick to help those not as fortunate. Brian, like many other young athletes, had great plans for his athletic career. While on a training run in January of 1993, pursuing the dream to be an NCAA champion, Brian was fatally injured. He was 20 years old. All proceeds raised from this event will go to the Brian Rohne Memorial Fund, which will be used to assist future runners to pursue that dream of greatness at NKU. Visit. www.cincinnatirunning.com for details.
DATE: Saturday August 4, 2012 TIME: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM. PLACE: Lincoln Ridge Park, Independence KY DESCRIPTION: This is an obstacle course run with approximately 12 obstacles over a 3 mile course. The course will run you across trails, grass and pavement. Runners will have to register in time slots. Time slots will start every 30 minutes and will have 15 runners in each slot. No race day registration. Online registration only. Visit www.fleeingfelonrun.com for further details.
Better Bodies and Silverlake Fitness Centers are holding a 5K Run/Walk/Stroll on Saturday, June 9 to raise money for I Have Wings, a local breast cancer support foundation. The 5K starts at Drawbridge Inn and ends at Better Bodies Fitness Center in Fort Mitchell, KY. The entrance fee is $30 Check-in begins at 6:30 a.m. the morning of the race, and the race will begin at 7:30 am. Parking is available at the Drawbridge Inn. For more information, or to register, visit www.ihavewings.org.
Details Better Bodies For Breast Cancer 5k Run/Walk/Stroll DATE: Saturday June 9, 2012 TIME: 7:30 AM. Race Day Registration opens at 6:30 AM. PLACE: Drawbridge Inn, Ft. Mitchell KY
National Running Day is a day to celebrate your love of running. What better way to do that than to grab some friends or make some new ones with a group run in your neighborhood. To celebrate, the Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati is putting on a group run in Tower on Wednesday June 6 at 6:15 PM at Tower Park in Ft. Thomas KY. All are invited. All paces welcome. There will be a route for you whether you like trails or prefer the open road, whether you want to go 1 mile, 3 miles or more. Free of charge. Refreshments provided courtesy of the Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati. Contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Details National Running Day - Cincinnati DATE: Wednesday June 6, 2012 TIME: 6:15 PM. Run begins at 6:30 PM. PLACE: Tower Park, Ft. Thomas KY - Meet by the tennis courts
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