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The Kettle Krush 5K is a “Christmas in July,” family event designed to raise money and awareness to “krush” poverty and homelessness and provide the resources that people need to become self-sufficient and productive members of our community. The race course at Markham Park is sanctioned by the USATF, and the race will be timed by AccuChipUSA, Inc.

Check in: 6:00am
Race begins: 7:00am (rain or shine). FREE parking available near the race pavilion. Awards will be given to runners within our “top 3” categories and age groups. A FREE race t-shirt will be given to all registrants.

Participation will not be permitted, unless a Waiver/Release has been signed prior to the race. No refunds!

The Salvation Army is a non-profit organization dedicated “to meet human needs without discrimination.” All funds raised from this charity event will support our programs and services including emergency shelter for men, women and children, as well as other transitional housing; feeding the hungry; after school/ summer programs for underserved youth, and Getting Ahead programs for our clients seeking greater economic stability, just to name a few.

RACE DAY SCHEDULE
6:00 – 6:45am Packet pickup/registration – pavilion #7
6:45 – 6:55am Race kick-off presentation
7:00am Runners/walkers start
8:45am Overall awards
9:00am Age group awards
9:35am Final remarks and raffle prizes from the stage
10:00am All roads at Markham Park re-open

The Markham Park entry fee will be waived for all Kettle Krush 5K participants. Parking will also be FREE and available directly across from the Runner’s Pavilion area.

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This form is for posting events to the calendar and does not in any way authorize or reserve space for an event. All events must be registered and approved with the park office first.