Kids Fun Run Series Opens on March 11th

AMHERST, OH – The 2018 Kids Fun Run Series opens up on Sunday, March 11th with the “Run for the Rainbow” event at the Hollstein Reservation (Mercy Health & Recreation Center). This is the first of four events this year. Individuals that participate and finish in all four events will receive a medal at the completion of the 4th race. 

The event is designed for participants to run to all seven color stations (located around the outdoor playground) and receive a sticker prior to racing for the finish where the “Pot of Gold” will be full of prizes and a finisher ribbon for each participant.

EVENT DATE
Sunday, March 11, 2018

11:30am (registration) 12:10pm (Race)

EVENT LOCATION
Hollstein Reservation (Mercy Health & Recreation Center)

47160 Hollstein Drive – Amherst, Ohio
440.984.3470 (phone)

PARTICIPANTS AND REGISTRATION
Ages 12-under (boys and girls)

$2.00/child

REGISTRATION DATES
Register at metroparks.cc OR 440.984.3470 (February 1 – March 11)
Race Day registration starts at 11:30am at Mercy Health & Recreation Center (March 11)

COURSE
The course is a 1/4 mile race that is well marked with colored stations around the Hollstein Reservation playground.

AWARDS
All participants will receive a finisher ribbon, golden treat, and post-race beverage.

FOR MORE INFORMATION
Contact Ryan Ladd (race director) at 440-984-3470 or rladd@metroparks.cc

UPCOMING SERIES EVENTS
Jr. Warrior Dash (Sunday, May 13th)  *REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN* 
Trick-or-Treat on your Feet (Sunday, October 21st) 
Jr. Turkey Trot (Sunday, November 11th)

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